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The Penguin (Character)
from Batman Returns (1992)

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Batman Returns -- When a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda.

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Biography:
The Penguin is Oswald Cobblepot. He is an enemy of Batman. Like many Batman villains... See more »
Alternate Names:
Baby Penguin / Oswald Cobblepot / Penguin / Pinguine / Scooby-Doo Penguin / Tiyo Paenguin / the Penguin

Filmography

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  1. Penguin: Bird of Prey (2014) Played by Chris Clark / Chris Clark (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  2. The Dark Knight Stumbles (2015) Played by Jimmy Phillips
  3. Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World (2015) Played by Mike Jutan
  4. Crossing Over: Batman Meets Dexter (2014) Played by Rick Cordeiro

  5. "Gotham"
        - Episode #1.12 (2015) TV episode, Played by Robin Lord Taylor (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Rogue's Gallery (2015) TV episode, Played by Robin Lord Taylor (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Episode #1.19 (2015) TV episode, Played by Robin Lord Taylor (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Episode #1.17 (2015) TV episode, Played by Robin Lord Taylor (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Episode #1.18 (2015) TV episode, Played by Robin Lord Taylor (as Oswald Cobblepot)
          (17 more)
  6. Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014) (V) Played by Nolan North / Nolan North (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  7. Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise (2014) (TV) Played by Seth Green
  8. A Day in the Life of a SuperHero: Part I (2014) Played by Hector Diaz-Morales
  9. "The Asylum" (2013) TV series Played by Chris Clark (as Penguin)
  10. The Dark Knight Legacy (2013) Played by Brian Kimmet (as Penguin)
  11. Batman's Lego Adventure: Part 2 (2013) Played by George M. O'Connor
  12. "The Robin Diaries"
        - Penguin & Friends (2013) TV episode, Played by Hunter Davis
        - Storytime with Penguin (2013) TV episode, Played by Hunter Davis
        - Penguin's Diary (2013) TV episode, Played by Hunter Davis
  13. LEGO Batman: The Movie - DC Super Heroes Unite (2013) (V) Played by Steve Blum (as Penguin)
  14. "CollegeHumor Originals"
        - Batman vs the Penguin (2013) TV episode, Played by Patton Oswalt (as Penguin)
  15. Movie 43 (2013) Played by John Hodgman (as Penguin)
  16. "Batgirl: Spoiled"
        - Blindside (2012) TV episode, Played by Tim Powers (as Penguin)
  17. Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (2012) (TV) Played by Seth Green
  18. Batman Revealed (2012) Played by Chris Clark / Chris Clark (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  19. Holy Musical B@man! (2012) Played by Nicholas Joseph Strauss-Matathia
  20. Batman: Legend of Arkham City (2012) (V) Played by Wilbur Broad
  21. Bats in the Clocktower (2011) Played by Mike Farmer (as Penguin)
  22. "Batman: The Brave and the Bold"
        - Night of the Batmen! (2011) TV episode, Played by Stephen Root (as Penguin)
        - Bat-Mite Presents: Batman's Strangest Cases! (2011) TV episode, Played by Jeff Bennett (as Scooby-Doo Penguin)
        - The Last Patrol! (2010) TV episode, Played by Stephen Root (as Penguin)
        - Aquaman's Outrageous Adventure! (2010) TV episode, Played by Stephen Root (as Penguin)
  23. Superdate for Superheros (2011) (V) Played by Walt Frasier (as Penguin)
  24. "Mad"
        - S'UP/Mouse M.D. (2010) TV episode, Played by Hugh Davidson
  25. Mr. J (2010) Played by Pete Mattera (as Penguin)

  26. Ant & Dec's Christmas Show (2009) (TV) Played by Gary Lineker
  27. "Robot Chicken"
        - Due to Constraints of Time and Budget (2009) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
        - Drippy Pony (2006) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
  28. Batman 20 Years On (2009) Played by Bruno Gonta (as Penguin)
  29. "The Batman"
        - The End of the Batman (2008) TV episode, Played by Tom Kenny / Tom Kenny (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Ring Toss (2007) TV episode, Played by Tom Kenny
        - Rumors (2007) TV episode, Played by Tom Kenny
        - Team Penguin (2006) TV episode, Played by Tom Kenny
        - The Icy Depths (2006) TV episode, Played by Tom Kenny
          (9 more)
  30. The Batman vs. Dracula (2005) (V) Played by Tom Kenny
  31. Grayson (2004) Played by Buddy Daniels Friedman
  32. "Family Guy"
    ... aka "Padre de familia" - USA (Spanish title)
        - When You Wish Upon a Weinstein (2003) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
  33. Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (2003) (V) Played by David Ogden Stiers (as Penguin)
  34. Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt (2003) (TV) Played by Tony Tanner (as Penguin)

  35. "The New Batman Adventures"
        - Judgment Day (1998) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams / Paul Williams (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Girls' Nite Out (1998) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams / Paul Williams (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - The Ultimate Thrill (1998) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams / Paul Williams (as Oswald Cobblepot)
        - Joker's Millions (1998) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams / Paul Williams (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  36. "Superman"
    ... aka "Superman: The Animated Series" - USA (informal alternative title)
        - Knight Time (1998) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams / Paul Williams (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  37. "Batman: The Animated Series"
    ... aka "Batman" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "The Adventures of Batman & Robin" - USA (third season title)
        - Second Chance (1994) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams
        - Blind as a Bat (1993) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams
        - Birds of a Feather (1993) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams
        - The Mechanic (1993) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams
        - Almost Got 'im (1992) TV episode, Played by Paul Williams
          (2 more)
  38. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Sinbad/Sade (1992) TV episode, Played by Robert Smigel
  39. Batman Returns (1992) Played by Danny DeVito (as Penguin) / Niki Botelho (as Baby Penguin) / Danny DeVito (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  40. Alyas Batman en Robin (1991) Played by Panchito (as Tiyo Paenguin)

  41. "The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians"
        - The Death of Superman (1985) TV episode, Played by Frank Welker
        - Escape from Space City (1985) TV episode, Played by Frank Welker
        - Brainchild/The Case of the Stolen Super Powers (1985) TV episode, Played by Frank Welker
        - The Wild Cards (1985) TV episode, Played by Frank Welker
        - The Darkseid Deception (1985) TV episode, Played by Frank Welker
          (2 more)

  42. "Tarzan and the Super 7" (1978) TV series Played by Lennie Weinrib
  43. "The New Adventures of Batman"
    ... aka "The Batman/Tarzan Adventure Hour" - USA (rerun title)
        - Reading, Writing & Wronging (1977) TV episode, Played by Lennie Weinrib
        - Birds of a Feather Fool Around Together (1977) TV episode, Played by Lennie Weinrib
        - Have an Evil Day: Part Two (1977) TV episode, Played by Lennie Weinrib
        - Have an Evil Day: Part One (1977) TV episode, Played by Lennie Weinrib

  44. "The Batman/Superman Hour"
    ... aka "The Adventures of Batman" - USA (rerun title)
        - It Takes Two to Make a Team/Opera Buffa (1969) TV episode, Played by Ted Knight
        - A Game of Cat and Mouse/Beware of Living Dolls (1968) TV episode, Played by Ted Knight
        - The Crime Computer/The Great Scarecrow Scare (1968) TV episode, Played by Ted Knight
        - Hizzoner the Joker/Freeze's Frozen Vikings/The Japanese Sandman/-The Great Kryptonite Caper (1968) TV episode, Played by Ted Knight
        - Partners in Peril/The Underworld Underground Caper/The Ghost of Kilbane Castle/The Monster Molecule (1968) TV episode, Played by Ted Knight
          (4 more)
  45. "The Monkees"
        - Monkees Blow Their Minds (1968) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
  46. "Batman"
        - Penguin's Clean Sweep (1968) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
        - Nora Clavicle and the Ladies' Crime Club (1968) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
        - A Horse of Another Color (1967) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
        - The Sport of Penguins (1967) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
        - The Wail of the Siren (1967) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
          (16 more)
  47. Batman: The Movie (1966) Played by Burgess Meredith
    ... aka "Batman and Robin" - Hong Kong (English title) (première title)
Video-game:
  1. Batman: Arkham Knight (2015) (VG) Played by Nolan North / Nolan North (as Oswald Cobblepot)

  2. Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (2014) (VG) Played by JB Blanc (as Penguin)
  3. Batman: Arkham Origins - Cold, Cold Heart (2014) (VG) Played by Nolan North / Nolan North (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  4. Batman: Arkham Origins - Blackgate (2013) (VG) Played by Nolan North / Nolan North (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  5. Batman: Arkham Origins (2013) (VG) Played by Nolan North / Nolan North (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  6. Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (2012) (VG) Played by Steve Blum
  7. Batman: Arkham City (2011) (VG) Played by Nolan North / Nolan North (as Oswald Cobblepot)
  8. DC Universe Online (2011) (VG) Played by David Jennison (as Penguin)

  9. Lego Batman: The Videogame (2008) (VG) Played by Tom Kenny (as Penguin)
    ... aka "Lego Batman" - USA (short title)
Archive Footage:
  1. "The Sixties"
        - When Television Came of Age (2014) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith (as the Penguin)
  2. "Pioneers of Television"
        - Superheroes (2013) TV episode, Played by Burgess Meredith
  3. The Batman: Season 3 Unmasked (2007) (V) Played by Tom Kenny
  4. Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt (2003) (TV) Played by Burgess Meredith
  5. De Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-héros (2002) (V) Played by Danny DeVito (as Pinguine) / Burgess Meredith (as Pinguine)
  6. "Troldspejlet"
    ... aka "Magic Mirror" - International (English title) (literal title)
        - Episode #8.1 (1992) TV episode, Played by Danny DeVito (as Penguin)
  7. Holy Batmania (1989) (V) Played by Burgess Meredith

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From "Batman: Dizzoner the Penguin (#2.18)" (1966)
The Penguin: [on phone with Commissioner Gordon] And you tell that Irish stooge of yours that his next job will be shining the shoes of the new police chief:
[pause]
The Penguin: the Joker!
[laughs]
Commissioner Gordon: [hangs up in disgust] The terrible thing is, in a few short hours, that mangy bird may be my boss...
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