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11 October 1960 (USA) See more »
Bugs Bunny, the famous, Oscar-winning cartoon rabbit, hosts his first weekly television series, along... See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 2 of 12)

Mel Blanc ... Bugs Bunny / ... (17 episodes, 1960-1962)

June Foray ... Granny / ... (7 episodes, 1960-1962)

Series Directed by
Friz Freleng (10 episodes, 1960-1962)
Chuck Jones (10 episodes, 1960-1962)
Robert McKimson (7 episodes, 1961-1962)
Maurice Noble (6 episodes, 1961-1962)
Hawley Pratt (3 episodes, 1960-1962)
Tom Ray (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
Abe Levitow (2 episodes, 1961)
Series Writing credits
Friz Freleng (12 episodes, 1960-1962)
Chuck Jones (12 episodes, 1960-1962)
Michael Maltese (7 episodes, 1960-1962)
Tedd Pierce (5 episodes, 1960-1962)
Warren Foster (4 episodes, 1960-1962)
John W. Dunn (3 episodes, 1961-1962)
Tom Ray (2 episodes, 1961-1962)

Series Produced by
Friz Freleng .... producer (12 episodes, 1960-1962)
Chuck Jones .... producer (12 episodes, 1960-1962)
Series Original Music by
Milt Franklyn (10 episodes, 1960-1962)
Carl W. Stalling (10 episodes, 1960-1962)
Series Film Editing by
Treg Brown (8 episodes, 1960-1962)
Series Visual Effects by
A.C. Gamer .... effects animator (unknown episodes)
Harry Love .... effects animator (unknown episodes)
Series Animation Department
Philip DeGuard .... background artist (8 episodes, 1960-1962)
Bob Bransford .... animator (6 episodes, 1960-1962)
Ken Harris .... animator (6 episodes, 1960-1962)
Richard Thompson .... animator (6 episodes, 1960-1962)
Tom Ray .... animator (4 episodes, 1960-1961)
George Grandpré .... animator (3 episodes, 1960-1962)
Maurice Noble .... layout artist (3 episodes, 1960-1962)
Gerry Chiniquy .... animator (3 episodes, 1960-1961)
Arthur Davis .... animator (3 episodes, 1960-1961)
Tom O'Loughlin .... background artist (3 episodes, 1960-1961)
Virgil Ross .... animator (3 episodes, 1960-1961)
Bob Matz .... animator (2 episodes, 1960-1961)
Warren Batchelder .... animator (2 episodes, 1962)
Ted Bonnicksen .... animator (2 episodes, 1962)
Keith Darling .... animator (2 episodes, 1962)

Peter Alvarado .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Pete Burness .... animator (unknown episodes)
John Carey .... animator (unknown episodes)
Ken Champin .... animator (unknown episodes)
Phil DeLara .... animator (unknown episodes)
Russ Dyson .... animator (unknown episodes)
Owen Fitzgerald .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Robert Givens .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Boris Gorelick .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Manny Gould .... animator (unknown episodes)
Emery Hawkins .... animator (unknown episodes)
Paul Julian .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Abe Levitow .... animator (unknown episodes)
Bob Majors .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Carlos Manríquez .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Charles McKimson .... animator (unknown episodes)
Bill Melendez .... animator (unknown episodes)
Phil Monroe .... animator (unknown episodes)
Manuel Perez .... animator (unknown episodes)
Rod Scribner .... animator (unknown episodes)
Richard H. Thomas .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Lloyd Vaughan .... animator (unknown episodes)
Ben Washam .... animator (unknown episodes)
Cornett Wood .... layout artist (unknown episodes)
Irv Wyner .... background artist (unknown episodes)
Series Music Department
Mack David .... composer: theme song (unknown episodes)
Ray Evans .... composer: theme song "This Is It" (unknown episodes)
Jay Livingston .... composer: theme song "This Is It" (unknown episodes)

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25 min (52 episodes) | Argentina:30 min
Black and White (1960-1962) | Color (1962-1968)
Aspect Ratio:
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Words to the opening: "Overture, turn the lights! / This is it. The night of nights. / No more rehearsing or nursing a part. / We know every part by heart! / Overture, turn the lights! / This is it. We'll hit the heights! / And oh, what heights we'll hit! / On with the show, this is it! / Tonight what heights we'll hit! / On with the show, this is it!"See more »
Movie Connections:
The Bugs Bunny Overture (This Is It!)See more »


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7 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
always was a welcome treat on replays Saturday mornings, 25 November 2005
Author: MisterWhiplash from United States

Somehow, despite this show being listed from 1960, which I don't doubt it was, I watched this almost every weekend for years during my Saturday Morning cartoon craze. It was simply that one of the networks amid the usual hubbub, and probably late in the morning, this show would come on and some great (and occasionally less than great Looney Tunes shorts would come on. They were characterized by an almost by-the-numbers intro song that becomes all the more catchy the more times you watch the show (maybe on some sort of unreal level). The show would also keep a sort of consistency with allowing the material all through (though on occasion, for a ridiculous reason, things got cut out of certain episodes), and with playing really a set group of episodes from a time released. I loved it, and wish more of this could be shown for today's youth as opposed to simply the two major camps (computer animation or anime). There's something about the Looney Tunes that sticks with you, if you do look at them as more than just for kids, sometimes all for the sake of a goofy gag, though more creative than one might expect.

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