A crass, womanizing duck works as a private eye with his level-headed pig sidekick, all-the-while raising a family as a single dad.
Reviews
Popularity
2,643 ( 109)

WAYS TO
WATCH:

See all

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
1997   1996   1995   1994  
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Critic (1994–1995)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Jay Sherman is a New York film critic who has to review films he doesn't like for a living.

Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh
Mission Hill (1999–2002)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The misadventures of a group of disparate roomates who live in a hip neighbourhood in a major city.

Stars: Brian Posehn, Nick Jameson, Wallace Langham
The Head (TV Series 1994)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Jim and Roy, a friendly violet demonic-looking alien that inhabits Jim's giant head, must stop an alien invasion. Misguided FBI agents and a manipulated mad doctor stand in their way, but Jim finds allies.

Stars: Gordon Barnett, Jason Candler, Patricia Bibby
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Stand-up comedian Jonathan Katz voices Professional Therapist Dr. Jonathan Katz. A divorced father, he has custody of his 23-year-old slacker son Ben, who dreams of wealth and freedom but ... See full summary »

Stars: Jonathan Katz, H. Jon Benjamin, Laura Silverman
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991–1996)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The gross misadventures of a hyper chihuahua and a stupid cat.

Stars: John Kricfalusi, Billy West, Harris Peet
Rocko's Modern Life (1993–1996)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The wacky misadventures of an Australian wallaby and his friends as he finishes his transition to American life.

Stars: Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler
Home Movies (1999–2004)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Brendon Small, an ambitious eight-year-old filmmaker, shoots movies in his basement with his two best friends, while coming to terms with adolescence, life, and relationships.

Stars: Brendon Small, H. Jon Benjamin, Melissa Bardin Galsky
The Oblongs (2001–2002)
Animation | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The misadventures of a goofy family deformed by toxic waste.

Stars: Will Ferrell, Pamela Adlon, Jean Smart
Animation | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Space Ghost in his 40s is no longer a superhero, and now he even goes by his real name Tad Ghostal. However, to remain in the spot-light he has started his own late-night talk show filmed ... See full summary »

Stars: George Lowe, C. Martin Croker, Andy Merrill
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1994–1997)
Animation | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The show takes us through the struggles of life as a child monster. 3 monster friends are studying how to scare humans in school. Often their attempts don't work out as planned.

Stars: Charles Adler, Christine Cavanaugh, David Eccles
Animation | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Third-rate superhero Harvey Birdman gets a new lease on life when he becomes a lawyer.

Stars: Gary Cole, Stephen Colbert, Thomas Allen
The Maxx (TV Mini-Series 1995)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Confused hulking homeless superhero The Maxx tries to protect his social worker and friend Julie from an omniscient serial killer Mr. Gone both in the real world, which may or may not actually be real, and the subconscious fantasy world.

Stars: Amy Danles, Glynnis Talken, Tony Fucile
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Eric Duckman / ... (71 episodes, 1994-1997)
...
 Cornfed Pig / ... (70 episodes, 1994-1997)
...
 Bernice / ... (67 episodes, 1994-1997)
...
 Ajax (65 episodes, 1994-1997)
...
 Mambo (63 episodes, 1994-1997)
Pat Musick ...
 Fluffy / ... (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
...
 Charles / ... (46 episodes, 1994-1997)
Walt Reno Jr. ...
 Teacher / ... (35 episodes, 1994-1997)
Edit

Storyline

Duckman isn't your average suave, sophisticated private eye. In fact, he's rude, ignorant, slovenly, and hasn't had a date in years. With the help of his infinitely more capable sidekick, Cornfed, Duckman manages to solve enough cases to cover his alimony payments and cable TV bills. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 March 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Duckman  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(70 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Most of season four's episodes featured musical numbers to capitalize on Jason Alexander's Broadway success. See more »

Quotes

Roxanne: I do not like all of this fighting between Dutch Elm Street and North Flem Ave. Please walk this way.
Duckman: [just as Ajax, Dr Stein and Art DiSalvo are about to walk the same way as the Dutch Elm Street Block association Leader's Maid] Do it and you're off the series.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: The New York Ripper (2015) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

How Could Wizard Magazine Overlook 'Duckman'?
12 December 2003 | by (Greensboro, NC) – See all my reviews

Yep, that's what they did. Back in 2001, when they had their 'Top 100 Cartoon Shows of All Time' list, somebody seemed to have forgotten about this gem. They put 'Scooby's All-Star Laff-A Lympics' on their list, but left out 'Duckman'?! Give me a break! Jason Alexander ('George Constanza' on Seinfeld) voiced the fool out of Duckman, and was superb! Alas, unfortunately, it was taken off the air too soon. Loved the ep where an escaped prisoner, who looked exactly like Grandma (and sounded like a heavily-voiced man), forcibly kissed Duckman because she hadn't had a man for a long time since she had been in prison, and said, "Hm! Not bad!" (while Duckman was choking like a mad duck, and wiping his mouth), I thought I was going to fall out of my seat because I was laughing so hard!

Cornfed Pig, the Jack Webb-sounding partner was just as hilarious as he was constantly saving Duckman's hide! Would somebody *please* do this cartoon justice by acknowledging it?!


33 of 37 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Why was this show scandalous? rocknthesubrbs
Suggestions for similar shows ElitistScum
Duckman coming to DVD (apparently) apathetic
Studio Exec VP Goes on Record: Duckman Coming to DVD! herman82
Final Episode admin-435
Get the bootlegs or your out of luck ixodic
Discuss Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page