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"The Tick" (1994) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1994-1997

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The Tick: :  -- Clip: Armless in the phone booth, post

Overview

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3
Release Date:
1994 (USA) See more »
Plot:
An invulnerable, somewhat dim, superhero protects The City from all manner of evil-doers. Full summary »
Awards:
2 wins & 10 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Makes me laugh to death See more (25 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 37)

Townsend Coleman ... The Tick (36 episodes, 1994-1996)

Rob Paulsen ... Arthur / ... (33 episodes, 1994-1996)

Cam Clarke ... Die Fledermaus / ... (27 episodes, 1994-1996)

Jess Harnell ... Sewer Urchin / ... (26 episodes, 1994-1996)

Kay Lenz ... American Maid (21 episodes, 1994-1996)

Pat Fraley ... Mayor Blank / ... (17 episodes, 1994-1996)

Roger Rose ... Brian Pinhead / ... (16 episodes, 1994-1996)
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Series Directed by
Hank Tucker (23 episodes, 1995-1996)
Art Vitello (5 episodes, 1994-1995)
 
Series Writing credits
Ben Edlund (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Richard Liebmann-Smith (22 episodes, 1994-1996)
Christopher McCulloch (6 episodes, 1994-1996)
Randolph Heard (3 episodes, 1995-1996)
Henry Gilroy (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
Pippin Parker (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Andy Yerkes (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Eric Stangel (2 episodes, 1996)
Justin Stangel (2 episodes, 1996)

Series Produced by
C.J. Kettler .... executive producer / producer (34 episodes, 1994-1996)
Hank Tucker .... producer (18 episodes, 1995-1996)
Jules Bacal .... executive producer / producer (5 episodes, 1994-1996)
Tom Griffin .... executive producer / producer (5 episodes, 1994-1996)
Ben Edlund .... co-producer (4 episodes, 1994-1996)
Bonni Freeman .... coordinating producer (2 episodes, 1996)

Art Vitello .... producer (unknown episodes)
Carole Weitzman .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Doug Katsaros (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
 
Series Film Editing by
Rob Desales (1 episode, 1996)
Peter Grives (1 episode, 1996)
 
Series Production Management
Bonni Freeman .... production manager (1 episode, 1994)
Stephanie Graziano .... executive in charge of production: Graz Entertainment (1 episode, 1994)
Beth Gunn .... production manager (1 episode, 1994)
Dorie Rich .... director of production (1 episode, 1994)
Carole Weitzman .... executive in charge of production: Sunbow Productions (1 episode, 1994)
Gil Iverson .... post-production supervisor (1 episode, 1996)

Cary Silver .... production manager (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Erik Jan Peterson .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Christopher McCulloch .... storyboard artist (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Stuart Yellin .... storyboard artist (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Steve Remen .... storyboard artist (3 episodes, 1996)
Brian Clark .... storyboard artist (2 episodes, 1996)

Keith Baxter .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
Yi-Chih Chen .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
John Dorman .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
Thom Enriquez .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
John Fox .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
Michael G. Ploog .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
Hank Tucker .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Rick Hinson .... supervising sound editor (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Maciek Malish .... sound editor (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Nello Torri .... re-recording mixer (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Deb Adair .... recording engineer / sound recording engineer (2 episodes, 1994-1996)

Elliot Anders .... dialogue editor (unknown episodes)
Dean Andre .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
Dicken Berglund .... foley mixer (unknown episodes)
Scott Brownlee .... sound recording engineer (unknown episodes)
Pete Elia .... production sound mixer (unknown episodes)
Tom Mgrdichian .... sound recording engineer (unknown episodes)
Todd Orr .... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Matt Preble .... sound production supervisor (unknown episodes)
Matt Sietz .... additional sound engineer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
Christopher McCulloch .... model designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Ben Edlund .... model designer (unknown episodes)
Patricia Mendelson .... color modelist (unknown episodes)
Andres Nieves .... model designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Dora Case .... animation director / timing director (3 episodes, 1994-1996)
Sue Peters .... animation director (3 episodes, 1994-1996)
Claude Denis .... background layout designer (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Jeff Hall .... animation director / timing director (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Phillip Kim .... background color designer (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Bob Treat .... animation director (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Hank Tucker .... animation director (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Helga van den Berge .... ink and paint artist (2 episodes, 1995-1996)

Gary Eggleston .... background color designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Trent Johnson .... telecine colorist (13 episodes, 1994-1995)
Cheryl Campsmith .... on-line editor (13 episodes, 1995-1996)
 
Series Music Department
Jon Smith .... music mixer (36 episodes, 1994-1996)
Steve Griffen .... music editor (13 episodes, 1994-1995)

Terry Reiff .... music editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Joel Albrecht .... production assistant (26 episodes, 1994-1996)
Nina Hahn .... creative consultant (3 episodes, 1994-1996)

Laurie Bean .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Mark Caballero .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Rick Dean .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Drew Graybeal .... background layout design (unknown episodes)
Lisa Graziano .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Alex Greychuck .... overseas supervisor (unknown episodes)
Patty Grives .... track reader (unknown episodes)
Bryan Kregg .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Leane Moreau .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Tamara Shear .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Art Vitello .... story editor / voice director (unknown episodes)
Bruce Zick .... background layout design (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
30 min (36 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
A conspiracy theory has circulated that The Tick was thought up by a sick kid with a blood disease that he got from a tick. While being sick in bed, the kid would imagine that he was a superhero, the Idea Men were the action figures he was stuck playing with, Elseed was based on the flowers that he could see from his window, Chairface Chippendale is just a chair from his room, Arthur is the boy's divorced father and American Maid is the boy's mother.See more »
Quotes:
Tick:Mad Nanny, if you harm a hair on this greasy spoon's head, you'll have The Tick to answer to!See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Starring Adam West (2013)See more »

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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Makes me laugh to death, 22 March 2000
Author: Op_Prime from Ardmore, PA

This show was great. It was very funny. All the characters were (obviously) reminiscent of the famous DC and Marvel comics characters. Probably what made it so funny. This show was way to short lived and deserved longer time on the air. I look forward to the new live action show that is coming and hope is equals, if not surpasses, this show in quality.

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