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"TaleSpin" (1990) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1990-1991

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TaleSpin -- Clip: Court, pre
TaleSpin -- Clip: Tub attack, pre
TaleSpin -- Clip: Bad pandas, pre

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Seasons:
1
Plot:
Baloo the Bear from the Jungle Book is cast as a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot Full summary »
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Awards:
Won Primetime Emmy. Another 5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
"TaleSpin" is great and now it's on DVD!!!!! See more (21 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 3 of 49)

Jim Cummings ... Don Karnage / ... (43 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ed Gilbert ... Baloo / ... (36 episodes, 1990-1991)

Sally Struthers ... Rebecca Cunningham / ... (29 episodes, 1990-1991)
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Series Directed by
Larry Latham (12 episodes, 1990-1991)
Robert Taylor (9 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ed Ghertner (8 episodes, 1990)
Jamie Mitchell (6 episodes, 1990-1991)
James T. Walker (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Writing credits
Libby Hinson (8 episodes, 1990-1991)
Len Uhley (5 episodes, 1990-1991)
Chuck Tately (4 episodes, 1990-1991)
Michael Edens (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Steve Roberts (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Stephen Sustarsic (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jeremy Cushner (3 episodes, 1990)
Julia Lewald (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Alan Burnett (2 episodes, 1990)
Carter Crocker (2 episodes, 1990)
Ken Koonce (2 episodes, 1990)
Don Rosa (2 episodes, 1990)
Dev Ross (2 episodes, 1990)
Jan Strnad (2 episodes, 1990)
Bruce Talkington (2 episodes, 1990)
David Weimers (2 episodes, 1990)
Mark Zaslove (2 episodes, 1990)
Martin Donoff (2 episodes, 1991)
Mark Edward Edens (2 episodes, 1991)

Series Produced by
Jymn Magon .... supervising producer / producer (14 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ken Tsumura .... associate producer (11 episodes, 1990)
Mark Zaslove .... co-producer (10 episodes, 1990-1991)
Robert Taylor .... producer (6 episodes, 1990)
Barbara Ferro .... assistant producer (5 episodes, 1990)
Ed Ghertner .... producer (3 episodes, 1990)
Beth Gunn .... assistant producer (3 episodes, 1990)
Donna Smith .... assistant producer (3 episodes, 1990)
Scott Wolf .... assistant producer (3 episodes, 1990)
Barbara Donatelli .... assistant producer (2 episodes, 1990)
Larry Latham .... producer (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Original Music by
Christopher L. Stone (14 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Film Editing by
David Mohr (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Catherine Winder .... production manager: overseas (59 episodes, 1990-1991)
Sara Duran .... post-production manager (10 episodes, 1990)
Barbara Beck .... post-production supervisor (9 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Isabelle Quenet .... first assistant director: France (1 episode, 1990)
 
Series Art Department
Karen Silva .... art coordinator (10 episodes, 1990)
Terry Hudson .... prop designer (8 episodes, 1990)
David S. Smith .... storyboard artist (5 episodes, 1990-1991)
Roy Wilson .... storyboard artist (5 episodes, 1990)
Hank Tucker .... storyboard artist (4 episodes, 1990)
Marty Warner .... prop designer (4 episodes, 1990)
Viki Anderson .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Ryan Anthony .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Larry Eikleberry .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Sharon Forward .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Warren Greenwood .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Bob Kline .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
John Norton .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Frank Paur .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
David Schwartz .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
Keith Tucker .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Sound Department
Greg LaPlante .... sound editor (21 episodes, 1991)
Rick Hinson .... sound effects editor / sound editor (15 episodes, 1990-1991)
Skip Craig .... track reader (10 episodes, 1990)
Mark R. Crookston .... sound editor (9 episodes, 1990)
Paul J. Diller .... sound editor (9 episodes, 1990)
Michael Gollom .... sound editor (9 episodes, 1990)
Sam Horta .... sound editor (9 episodes, 1990)
Timothy J. Borquez .... dubbing mixer (8 episodes, 1990)

Eileen Horta .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes)
John O. Robinson III .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Kelly Day .... computer animator (1 episode, 1990)
Michael Peraza Jr. .... computer animator (1 episode, 1990)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Serge Conchonnet .... camera coordinator: France (1 episode, 1990)
 
Series Animation Department
Russ Mooney .... overseas animation supervisor / overseas animation producer (12 episodes, 1990)
Rick Leon .... timing director / animation director (10 episodes, 1990)
Marlene Robinson May .... supervising timing director (9 episodes, 1990)
Robert Shellhorn .... timing director / supervising timing director (9 episodes, 1990)
Brian Ray .... overseas animation producer / overseas animation supervisor (8 episodes, 1990)
Marsh Lamore .... timing director (7 episodes, 1990)
Richard Trueblood .... timing director / animation director (7 episodes, 1990)
Gary Conklin .... key background stylist (6 episodes, 1990)
Robin Draper .... color key stylist (6 episodes, 1990)
Paul A. Felix .... key layout designer (6 episodes, 1990)
Terence Harrison .... animation director (6 episodes, 1990)
John Kimball .... animation director / timing director (6 episodes, 1990)
Carol Kieffer Police .... key layout designer / key background stylist (6 episodes, 1990)
Toby Shelton .... character designer (6 episodes, 1990)
Bob Zamboni .... animation director (6 episodes, 1990)
Robert Taylor .... animation director (5 episodes, 1990)
Kenny Thompkins .... character designer (5 episodes, 1990)
Colette Van Mierlo .... key layout designer (5 episodes, 1990)
Paro Hozumi .... key background stylist (4 episodes, 1990)
Tom Owens .... character designer (4 episodes, 1990)
Jill Stirdivant .... color key stylist (4 episodes, 1990)
Carole Beers .... timing director (3 episodes, 1990)
Gary Eggleston .... key background stylist (3 episodes, 1990)
Debra Jorgensborg .... color key stylist (3 episodes, 1990)
Jim Schlenker .... key layout designer (3 episodes, 1990)
Janet Cummings .... color key stylist (2 episodes, 1990)
William Lorencz .... key background stylist (2 episodes, 1990)
Mircea Mantta .... timing director / animation director (2 episodes, 1990)
Michael Peraza Jr. .... computer animation (2 episodes, 1990)
Donna Smith .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1990)
Len Smith .... character designer (2 episodes, 1990)
James T. Walker .... animation director / timing director (2 episodes, 1990)

SoonJin Mooney .... animator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Thomas Needell .... assistant editor (39 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jeffrey Arthur .... post-production coordinator (10 episodes, 1990)
Wade Zia Nassir .... post-production assistant (10 episodes, 1990)
John Royer .... post-production assistant (10 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Music Department
Robert Kraft .... music producer: theme song (10 episodes, 1990)
Michael Silversher .... composer: theme song (10 episodes, 1990)
Patty Silversher .... composer: theme song (10 episodes, 1990)
Christopher L. Stone .... conductor (10 episodes, 1990)
Thomas A. Harris .... music editor (9 episodes, 1990)
Brian F. Mars .... music editor (9 episodes, 1990)

Lisa Bloom .... orchestrator (unknown episodes)
Dennis Dreith .... conductor / orchestrator (unknown episodes)
Philip Giffin .... orchestrator (unknown episodes)
William Griggs .... music editor (unknown episodes)
Hummie Mann .... orchestrator (unknown episodes)
Jack Smalley .... orchestrator (unknown episodes)
Dan Stein .... orchestrator (unknown episodes)
Mark Waters .... orchestrator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Jymn Magon .... story editor (13 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ginny McSwain .... dialogue director / voice director (11 episodes, 1990-1991)
Vonnie Batson .... continuity coordinator (10 episodes, 1990)
Johanne Beaudoin .... production assistant (10 episodes, 1990)
Krista Bunn .... archives supervisor (10 episodes, 1990)
Jim Finch .... continuity coordinator (10 episodes, 1990)
Olivia Miner .... talent coordinator (10 episodes, 1990)
Katherine Victor .... continuity coordinator (10 episodes, 1990)
Karl Geurs .... story editor (9 episodes, 1990-1991)
Leona Beckert .... script coordinator (7 episodes, 1990)
Mark Zaslove .... story editor (7 episodes, 1990)
Yolanda Valdez-Saylor .... production assistant (6 episodes, 1990)
Anita Lish .... script coordinator (3 episodes, 1990)
Bruce Talkington .... story editor (3 episodes, 1990)
Donna Weir .... production assistant (3 episodes, 1990)
Luanne Wood .... production assistant (3 episodes, 1990)
Ken Koonce .... story editor (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
David Weimers .... story editor (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Donna Smith .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1990)
 

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30 min (65 episodes)
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Trivia:
According to the series creators, TaleSpin was a rush project in order to fill a gap in Disney's afternoon schedule as well as keep people from being laid off in the television animation department. The concept for the series came in the summer of 1989 with the series being more or less fully developed by August 19, 1989. Voice acting for completed screenplays began in October 1989. The first episode aired, "I Only Have Ice For You," was shown in May 1990 as a sneak preview on the Disney Channel, with the series beginning regular airing in September 1990.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: The dock setup for Higher for Hire changes almost every episode to accommodate the direction from which the Seaduck is heading.See more »
Quotes:
Louie:K-N-O-W. No.See more »
Soundtrack:
Spin ItSee more »

FAQ

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16 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
"TaleSpin" is great and now it's on DVD!!!!!, 29 August 2006
Author: Seth Nelson from (Near) D/FW Airport, Texas, USA

"Spin it!"

The 90s opened up with a clever Disney favorite, "TaleSpin," the TV cartoon series that featured characters from "The Jungle Book." Join Baloo and Kit Cloudkicker as they fly the Sea Duck like you've never seen it before: out of Cape Suzette, to Louie's, up mountains, through jungles, on water, in volcanoes, looking for adventure, looking for treasure, looking for fun, all in one action-packed cartoon adventure!!!!!

This was a favorite of mine as well as my family's. This ran on The Disney Afternoon the entire first half of the 90s until the original cartoons moved to the Old Disney Channel in 1995, which I have seen on vacation once in 1996 before getting cable in March 1997.

And good news: today the DVDs are here!!!!! Relive the fun and excitement of "Dun, dun, dun, TaleSpin!!!!!"

10/10

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