The Bugaloos (1970–1972)

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The Bugaloos are a rock-n-roll band with bug wings who live in a magical forest. Benita Bizarre wants to put an end to their goody-goody behavior, and tries to capture and/or destroy them ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
John McIndoe ...
 I.Q. (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Wayne Laryea ...
 Harmony (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
John Philpott ...
 Courage (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Caroline Ellis ...
 Joy (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Martha Raye ...
 Benita Bizarre (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Sparky the Firefly (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Sharon Baird ...
 Funky Rat / ... (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Joy Campbell ...
 Woofer (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Van Snowden ...
 Tweeter (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Walker Edmiston
(17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Joan Gerber
(17 episodes, 1970-1971)
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The Bugaloos are a rock-n-roll band with bug wings who live in a magical forest. Benita Bizarre wants to put an end to their goody-goody behavior, and tries to capture and/or destroy them with the help of her henchthings Woofer and Tweeter. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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Walker Edmiston also voiced Sparky the Firefly on occasion. See more »

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Referenced in The NBC Saturday Morning Preview Revue (1974) See more »

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The Bugaloos
(1970)
Performed by The Bugaloos
Written by Charles Fox and Norman Gimbel
Published by Kristina Music
Courtesy of Sid and Marty Krofft Pictures
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Another Acid Trip From the Kroffts
8 April 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This follow-up to H.R. Pufnstuf, is about four humanoid insects and their battles with a wigged out witch and wannabe singing star named Benita Bizarre. This show was even more wild than Pufnstuf due to the fact that Ms. Bizarre lived in a jukebox, had a nazi-like rat for a chauffer and two of her henchmen were a pair of robots named Woofer and Tweeter (just like speakers). The Bugaloos lived in a forest with their firefly buddy Sparky and their neighbors were a bunch of talking grapes. This show was even more of an LSD trip than Pufnstuff but not as trippy as Lidsville. The Kroffts said they never did drugs, but with shows like this, you gotta wonder.


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