A genetically engineered mouse (who sounds like Orson Welles) and his insane cohort make nightly attempts to take over the world. Written by
Did You Know?
Series producer Peter Hastings
described the show as "a $250,000 inside joke on Orson Welles
". The Brain was inspired by Welles, and frequently slips in tributes to Welles' work into his schemes. See more
Pinky, are you pondering what I'm pondering?
Well, I think so Brain, but isn't Regis Philbin already married?
The title song is accompanied visually by the words being said superimposed on scenes with Pinky and the Brain in their Lab. See more
Referenced in Nostalgia Critic: The Purge
Pinky and the Brain theme song
Written by Richard Stone
and Tom Ruegger
Performed by Jess Harnell
, Dorian Harewood
, Jim Cummings
and Rob Paulsen See more