Underdog (1964–1973)

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The adventures of a rhyming canine superhero.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
George S. Irving ...
 Narrator / ... (98 episodes, 1964-1966)
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 Underdog / ... (93 episodes, 1964-1966)
Norma MacMillan ...
 Sweet Polly Purebred / ... (89 episodes, 1964-1966)
Allen Swift ...
 Simon Bar-Sinister / ... (86 episodes, 1964-1966)
Delo States ...
 Little Girl / ... (33 episodes, 1964-1966)
Ben Stone ...
 Cad / ... (26 episodes, 1964-1966)
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A shoe shine puppy transforms himself into a superhero every time Sweet Polly Purebread (a pretty TV reporter) gets in trouble. Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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Supercán  »

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Underdog's character became so popular that it appeared as one of the giant balloon's in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 25, 1965, barely one year after the program's debut. It's last appearance in the parade was in 1984. See more »

Quotes

Sweet Polly Purebred: [singing to the tune of "Oh Where Has My Little Dog Gone"] Oh Where, Oh Where has my Underdog gone, Oh where, oh where can he be?
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Referenced in Food of the Gods II (1989) See more »

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Underdog (1966) animated series
6 December 1998 | by (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) – See all my reviews

It was great stuff, fun, educative, and morals were a bit higher then than they are now.

10/10


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