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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3
Release Date:
16 April 1988 (Netherlands) See more »
Plot:
The globe-trotting treasure-hunting money-making adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews. Full summary »
Awards:
1 win & 6 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(29 articles)
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 40)

Alan Young ... Scrooge McDuck / ... (98 episodes, 1987-1990)

Russi Taylor ... Huey Duck / ... (92 episodes, 1987-1990)

Chuck McCann ... Duckworth / ... (56 episodes, 1987-1990)

Terence McGovern ... Launchpad McQuack / ... (56 episodes, 1987-1990)

Frank Welker ... Bigtime Beagle / ... (56 episodes, 1987-1990)

Hal Smith ... Gyro Gearloose / ... (46 episodes, 1987-1990)
Joan Gerber ... Mrs. Bentina Beakley / ... (44 episodes, 1987-1990)
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Series Directed by
Bob Hathcock (29 episodes, 1988-1990)
James T. Walker (25 episodes, 1988-1990)
Alan Zaslove (23 episodes, 1987-1990)
Terence Harrison (20 episodes, 1987-1990)
Steve Clark (14 episodes, 1987)
David Block (13 episodes, 1987)
Jamie Mitchell (6 episodes, 1988-1989)
Rick Leon (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Writing credits
David Weimers (28 episodes, 1987-1990)
Ken Koonce (27 episodes, 1987-1990)
Jymn Magon (18 episodes, 1987-1989)
Bruce Talkington (16 episodes, 1987-1988)
Mark Zaslove (11 episodes, 1987)
Carl Barks (10 episodes, 1987-1989)
Michael Keyes (9 episodes, 1987)
Len Uhley (8 episodes, 1987-1990)
Alan Burnett (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
Anthony Adams (7 episodes, 1987)
Richard Merwin (7 episodes, 1987)
Tedd Anasti (5 episodes, 1987)
Evelyn Gabai (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
Patsy Cameron (4 episodes, 1987)
Doug Hutchinson (4 episodes, 1988-1990)
Jeffrey Scott (4 episodes, 1990)
Mark Seidenberg (3 episodes, 1989)
Sharman Divono (2 episodes, 1987)
Bruce Reid Schaefer (2 episodes, 1987)

Series Produced by
Tom Ruzicka .... associate producer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Fred Wolf .... supervising producer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Bob Hathcock .... producer (31 episodes, 1988-1990)
Liza-Ann Warren .... assistant producer (31 episodes, 1988-1990)
Ken Koonce .... co-producer (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
David Weimers .... co-producer (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jymn Magon .... producer (5 episodes, 1988)
Alan Burnett .... co-producer (4 episodes, 1989)
Maia Mattise .... assistant producer (4 episodes, 1990)
Alan Zaslove .... producer (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Original Music by
Ron Jones (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
 
Series Art Direction by
Brad Landreth (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Skip Morgan (31 episodes, 1988-1990)
Roy Wilson (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Production Management
Olivia Miner .... production manager (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Sara Duran .... post-production manager (30 episodes, 1989-1990)
Barbara Beck .... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 1990)
Joe Hathaway .... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Randy Chaffee .... assistant director (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
 
Series Art Department
Rich Chidlaw .... storyboard designer (69 episodes, 1987-1990)
Thom Enriquez .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Steven E. Gordon .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jan Green .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Chuck Harvey .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Liz Holzman .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Rob LaDuca .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Skip Morgan .... associate art director (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Marty Murphy .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Elyse Pastel .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Hank Tucker .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Monte Young .... storyboard designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Karen Silva .... art coordinator (35 episodes, 1988-1990)
Wendell Washer .... storyboard designer (20 episodes, 1988-1990)
Viki Anderson .... storyboard designer (18 episodes, 1988-1990)
Warren Greenwood .... storyboard designer (10 episodes, 1989-1990)
Paul Gruwell .... storyboard designer (7 episodes, 1988-1989)
Dale Schott .... storyboard designer (6 episodes, 1988-1989)
Keith Tucker .... storyboard designer (4 episodes, 1989)
Ken Boyer .... storyboard designer (3 episodes, 1988-1989)
Jim Mitchell .... storyboard designer (3 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jill Colbert .... storyboard designer (3 episodes, 1989)
Ron Campbell .... storyboard designer (3 episodes, 1990)
Frans Vischer .... storyboard designer (2 episodes, 1988)
Michael Swanigan .... storyboard designer (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
 
Series Sound Department
Skip Craig .... track reader (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Marc Orfanos .... sound effects editor / sound editor (70 episodes, 1987-1990)
Rick Hinson .... sound editor (35 episodes, 1988-1990)
Craig S. Jaeger .... sound effects editor (21 episodes, 1987)
Jerry Winicki .... sound editor (7 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Animation Department
Dave Brain .... timing director / supervising timing director (93 episodes, 1987-1990)
Ed Wexler .... key layout stylist (69 episodes, 1987-1990)
Gary Eggleston .... key background stylist (68 episodes, 1987-1990)
Paro Hozumi .... key background stylist (67 episodes, 1987-1989)
Ed Ghertner .... key layout stylist (67 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jill Colbert .... character designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Janet Cummings .... color key stylist (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Vincent Davis .... timing director (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Ed Gombert .... character designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Debra Jorgensborg .... color key stylist (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Lisa Keene .... key background stylist (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Michael Peraza Jr. .... key layout stylist (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Ron Scholefield .... character designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Toby Shelton .... character designer (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jill Stirdivant .... color key stylist (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Bob Zamboni .... timing director (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Mike Reyna .... overseas animation supervisor (43 episodes, 1987-1989)
Marta Glodkowska .... color key stylist / color stylist (30 episodes, 1988-1990)
Bill Wolf .... overseas animation supervisor (26 episodes, 1987-1988)
Joan Case .... timing director (25 episodes, 1988-1990)
Joe Pearson .... key layout stylist (25 episodes, 1988-1990)
Fred Warter .... key background stylist (24 episodes, 1988-1990)
Rick Leon .... timing director (17 episodes, 1988-1990)
Terry Hudson .... model designer (15 episodes, 1989-1990)
Liz Holzman .... model designer (14 episodes, 1989)
Brad Case .... timing director (13 episodes, 1988-1989)
Brian Ray .... overseas animation supervisor (13 episodes, 1989-1990)
Bruce Pedersen .... overseas animation supervisor (12 episodes, 1988-1989)
Britt Teegarden .... color key stylist / color stylist (12 episodes, 1989-1990)
Robin Draper .... color key stylist (11 episodes, 1989-1990)
James T. Walker .... timing director (10 episodes, 1988-1990)
Robert Shellhorn .... timing director / supervising timing director (10 episodes, 1989-1990)
Derek Carter .... key layout stylist (10 episodes, 1989)
Mitch Rochon .... timing director (10 episodes, 1989)
Dale Schott .... overseas animation supervisor (8 episodes, 1987)
Mircea Mantta .... timing director (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
James Gallego .... key background stylist (8 episodes, 1989)
Jeff Hall .... timing director (7 episodes, 1989-1990)
Sean Newton .... overseas animation supervisor (6 episodes, 1987)
Marsh Lamore .... timing director (6 episodes, 1989-1990)
Vonnie Batson .... timing director (5 episodes, 1989-1990)
Robert Alvarez .... timing director (4 episodes, 1989-1990)
Bob Baxter .... overseas animation supervisor (4 episodes, 1990)
Bob Treat .... timing director (3 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jamie Mitchell .... timing director (3 episodes, 1989)
Mike Svayko .... timing director (3 episodes, 1989)
Marlene Robinson May .... supervising timing director (3 episodes, 1990)
Mike Stribling .... timing director (3 episodes, 1990)
Toshihiko Masuda .... animation director (2 episodes, 1987)
Ernie Schmidt .... timing director (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Carol Kieffer Police .... key layout stylist (2 episodes, 1989)

Atsushi Aono .... animator (unknown episodes)
Sam Cornell .... animation director: main titles (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Rich Harrison .... managing editor / supervising editor (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Charlie King .... supervising editor (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Trent Johnson .... telecine colorist (98 episodes, 1987-1990)
Robert S. Birchard .... supervising editor (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Rick Hinson .... assistant editor (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Ken Tsumura .... post-production coordinator (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Glenn Lewis .... assistant editor (63 episodes, 1987-1988)
David Lynch .... assistant editor (34 episodes, 1988-1990)
Thomas Needell .... assistant editor / apprentice editor (34 episodes, 1988-1990)
Craig Paulsen .... assistant editor (29 episodes, 1989-1990)
Marc Wielage .... telecine colorist (17 episodes, 1987)
Barbara Beck .... post-production coordinator (16 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jeffrey Arthur .... post-production coordinator (10 episodes, 1989-1990)
Sara Duran .... post-production coordinator (5 episodes, 1988)
Robert Martel .... assistant editor (5 episodes, 1988)
Jennifer Harrison .... apprentice editor (3 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Music Department
Ron Jones .... conductor (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Mark Mueller .... composer: theme song (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Steve Zuckerman .... composer: additional music (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Thomas Chase .... composer: additional music (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Steve Rucker .... composer: additional music (65 episodes, 1987-1988)

Matthew Ender .... orchestrator: Ron Jones (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Krista Bunn .... production assistant / production archive administrator / ... (100 episodes, 1987-1990)
Tedd Anasti .... story editor / script consultant / ... (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Patsy Cameron .... story editor / script consultant / ... (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Barbra J. Ebel .... production assistant (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jacaleen Veber .... production assistant (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Luanne Wood .... production assistant (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Judy Zook .... production assistant (65 episodes, 1987-1988)
Andrea Romano .... dialogue director / voice director (61 episodes, 1987-1990)
Olivia Miner .... talent coordinator (35 episodes, 1988-1990)
Scott Wolf .... production assistant (31 episodes, 1988-1990)
Stephanie Elliott .... production assistant (30 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jymn Magon .... story editor / voice director / ... (26 episodes, 1987-1989)
Marie Sager .... script coordinator (26 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jeffrey Arthur .... production assistant (25 episodes, 1988-1989)
David Weimers .... voice director / story editor (18 episodes, 1989-1990)
Ken Koonce .... story editor (12 episodes, 1989-1990)
Wade Zia Nassir .... production assistant (11 episodes, 1989-1990)
Leona Beckert .... script coordinator (5 episodes, 1988)
Alan Burnett .... story editor (4 episodes, 1989)
John Royer .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1990)
Nanci Schwartz .... production assistant (3 episodes, 1990)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Disney's DuckTales" - USA (complete title)
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Runtime:
22 min (100 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Argentina:Atp | Australia:G | Iceland:L | Ireland:G (DVD rating) | Singapore:G | UK:U (DVD rating) | USA:TV-Y

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Composer Ron Jones cited Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) as an influence on the series' score.See more »
Quotes:
Judge:Order! Order!
Launchpad McQuack:I'll have a burger and fries!
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Soundtrack:
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28 out of 30 people found the following review useful.
The greatest Disney T.V. show EVER!!!, 16 November 2002
Author: dootuss from PA

What can I say? This show ROCKED when I was a kid, and it still rocks today. This show had great episodes, awesome characters (like GizmoDuck who ruled), and it was just excellent overall. My favorite episodes were the miniseries where Scrooge, and his nephews discovered the lost cities of gold. Who didn't love it when Scrooge faced Magica DeSpell, nemesis Glomgold, or the Beagle Boys? Those villians were awesome too! I wished I had Toon Disney so I could watch this piece of great 1980's cartoons again!

This gets a perfect 10!!!

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