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

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

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Dr. Susan Fox: Cornfed, I'm sensing that you have "issues".
Cornfed: Oh, I have issues all right. Like that time he made me miss my mother's funeral so he could carterize his lucky goiter or that time he got drunk and gave my phone number out to all of those prostitutes or that time he sold all of my furniture to buy those Who's The Boss comemorative plates.
Duckman: They were supposed to triple in value. DAMN YOU TO HELL TONY DANZA!
Dr. Susan Fox: How does that make you feel, Duckman?
Duckman: Like a bottle of open spit.
Cornfed: You and what United States ...
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Duckman
30 April 2005 | by (United States Minor Outlying Islands) – See all my reviews

A great show. Knew no bounds (like a few other animated joints about the place) and always served up a laugh.

Produced by two of the same crew, Klasky and Csupo, responsible for the first few seasons of The Simpsons.

Sarcastic, cynical yet strangely warm and welcoming. The familiar voice of Jason Alexander lent the perfect pitch to the often ranting, hapless, underdog, anti-hero title character, Duckman. Not exactly 'nice' viewing however, this is a result of the blunt style and content of writing, which incorporates more reality than schmaltz.

If you spot it on your program guide, cancel whatever you have organized and give it a look.


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