Tennessee Steinmetz

Character

Tennessee Steinmetz (played by Buddy Hackett) is the deuteragonist, Mrs. Steinmetz's nephew, and a close friend of Jim Douglas and Herbie in The Love Bug.

According to his aunt, Mrs. Steinmetz, Tennessee is a student of Oriental philosophy. That's how he learnt that things have an inner life, like wind, rain, traffic lights, can openers and little cars which is how he and Herbie became good friends.

Tennessee Steinmetz (played by Buddy Hackett) is the deuteragonist, Mrs. Steinmetz's nephew, and a close friend of Jim Douglas and Herbie in The Love Bug.

According to his aunt, Mrs. Steinmetz, Tennessee is a student of Oriental philosophy. That's how he learnt that things have an inner life, like wind, rain, traffic lights, can openers and little cars which is how he and Herbie became good friends.

Less