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Dave Monahan (III) (1918–2003)

Monahan was one of the first gag writers at Leon Schlesinger's cartoon factory to receive screen credit. His initial tenure at Warner Brothers spanned the period from 1938 to 1942, during which he toiled on several of the early Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies entries for Porky Pig, Daffy Duck and Bugs Bunny (including the odd classic, like ... See full bio »

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 1949 Cat-Tastrophy (Short) (story)
 1949 Grape Nutty (Short) (story)
 1949 Coo-Coo Bird Dog (Short) (story)
 1948 Lo, the Poor Buffal (Short) (story)
 1948 The Rattled Rooster (Short) (writer)
 1948 Short Snorts on Sports (Short) (story)
 1948 Nothing But the Tooth (Short) (story)
 1948 Flora (Short) (story)
 1948 Topsy Turkey (Short) (story)
 1947 Catch as Cats Can (Short) (story)
 1947 Boston Beanie (Short) (story)
 1947 Mexican Joyride (Short) (story)
 1942 Lights Fantastic (Short) (story - as Sgt. Dave Monahan)
 1942 Saps in Chaps (Short) (as Sgt. Dave Monahan)
 1942 Conrad the Sailor (Short) (story)
 1942 Porky's Pastry Pirates (Short) (story)
 1941 Wabbit Twouble (Short) (story)
 1941 Rookie Revue (Short) (story)
 1941 The Bug Parade (Short)
 1941 All This and Rabbit Stew (Short) (story)
 1941 Aviation Vacation (Short)
 1941 The Wacky Worm (Short)
 1941 Porky's Preview (Short) (story)
 1941 Tortoise Beats Hare (Short) (story)
 1940 Shop Look & Listen (Short) (story)
 1940 Porky's Hired Hand (Short) (story)
 1940 Wacky Wildlife (Short) (story)
 1940 Holiday Highlights (Short) (story)
 1940 Ceiling Hero (Short)
 1940 Ghost Wanted (Short) (story)
 1940 A Gander at Mother Goose (Short) (story)
 1940 Sniffles Takes a Trip (Short) (story)
 1940 Mighty Hunters (Short) (story)
 1939 The Good Egg (Short) (writer)
 1939 Snowman's Land (Short) (story)
 1939 Old Glory (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 Believe It or Else (Short) (story)
 1939 Daffy Duck and the Dinosaur (Short) (story)
 1939 Robin Hood Makes Good (Short) (story)
 1938 Daffy Duck in Hollywood (Short) (story)
 1938 You're an Education (Short) (writer)
 1938 A-Lad-In Bagdad (Short) (story)
 1938 Katnip Kollege (Short) (story)
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Alternate Names:

David Monahan | Sgt. Dave Monahan

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Father of Sue Larkin, founder of Reel Services Hawaii.

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