'Josie and the Pussycats' is a pop music group. During their tours are always involved in strange mysteries.
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Series cast summary:
Jerry Dexter ...
 Alan M. (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
Don Messick ...
 Sebastian the Cat (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
Patrice Holloway ...
 Valerie (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
Sherry Alberoni ...
 Alexandra Cabot (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Josie / ... (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
Jackie Joseph ...
 Melody / ... (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
Barbara Pariot ...
 Valerie / ... (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Alexander Cabot III (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Melody (16 episodes, 1970-1971)
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Storyline

Josie & The Pussycats follows the adventures of a rock & roll band that comes across all sorts of adventures along the way. The group consists of Josie, their guitar-playing leader; Valerie, the brilliant tamborine-player; Melody, the naive and optimistic drummer; Alan, Josie's love-interest; Alexander, the group's cowardly manager; Alexandra, Alexander's pesky sister who constantly tries to upstage Josie and be Alan's main squeeze; and of course, Sebastian, Alexandra's fiesty cat. Written by Whitelock84

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12 September 1970 (USA)  »

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(16 episodes)

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series was the first original American Saturday-morning animated series to feature a Black female character: the tambourine player Valerie. Filmation's The Hardy Boys (1969) was the first original American Saturday-morning animated series to feature a Black male character, the drummer Pete Jones. Where's Huddles? (1970), another Hanna-Barbera series that aired in July and August 1970 as a summer replacement for The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1969), was the studio's first animated series to feature a Black character ("Freight Train"). See more »


Soundtracks

Josie
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Words and Music by Hoyt Curtin, D. Williams and J. Roland
Published by Cartoon Music Publishing, Inc. (ASCAP)
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The Comic Book Was Better
8 July 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

When I was a kid, I used to enjoy looking at this show. However a few years after the show went off the air, I read the cartoon series, which is radically different from the television version. For instance, the comic book plays as more of a collegiate version of Archie (coincidentally, the Josie and the Pussycats comic book is published by the same company as the Archie comics) in which they are just your average girls with a rock band and they do not go all over the world fighting the wild villains as they do in the animated version of the series. However, the characters personalities are more or less the same, except for Alex. In the cartoon he is a lily livered coward, while in the comic book he is an ego-maniacal weasel much like Reggie Mantel is in the Archie series. I think I would have preferred to see that version of the show rather than this show, which plays like a combination of Scooby Doo and a juvenile version of The Avengers.


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