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?
A bootleg tape of a short-tempered (and foul-mouthed) Orson Welles
arguing with a recording engineer during a voice-over session has been widely distributed. It was used as the basis for an episode of this show, with The Brain reading cleaned-up versions of Welles' rantings. The episode's title, "Yes, Always", is taken from one of Orson's complaints. See more
Tomorrow night, Pinky, we will come up with a new plan. One that isn't foiled by the atomic weight of gold.
Towards the end of the credits you'll find the definition for one of the polysyllabic words used by Brain in that week's episode. See more
Referenced in Freakazoid!: The Freakazoid
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