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Flipper (I)


Flipper was played by five female dolphins; Susie, Patty Squirt, Scottie and Kathy. The five dolphins performed all of Flipper's scenes except the famous tail walk, a trick they were unable to master completely. A male dolphin named Clown was brought in for scenes involving the tail walk. The famous "voice" of Flipper was actually the doctored ... See full bio »

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 1972 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
the Dolphin
- Episode dated 16 November 1972 (1972) ... the Dolphin
 1971 The Age of Sequarium (Documentary short)
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 1970 Wünsch dir was (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 4 April 1970 (1970) ... Himself
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 1976 It's Showtime (Documentary)
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Dolphin raised in South Florida. See more »

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Flip

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