Third-rate superhero Harvey Birdman gets a new lease on life when he becomes a lawyer.
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 Harvey Birdman / ... (40 episodes, 2000-2007)
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 Phil Ken Sebben / ... (36 episodes, 2000-2007)
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 Peanut / ... (35 episodes, 2002-2007)
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 Mentok the Mindtaker / ... (30 episodes, 2002-2007)
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Harvey Birdman, the superhero formerly known as Birdman, is now a practicing (and dimwitted) lawyer. His cases always involve legal disputes between cartoon characters. Past cases involve custody of Jonny Quest, a copyright infringement case between the Chan Clan and Jabberjaw, and Fred Flintstone's possible mob connections. Written by Mike Konczewski

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Features cameos by many Hanna-Barbera cartoon characters, usually appearing as parody versions of "themselves". For example, one episode featured The Flintstones (1960) mixed with elements of The Sopranos (1999). See more »

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[Phil is looking for the keys to his office]
Phil Ken Sebben: Let's see: Gum wrapper, pocket lint, lighter... Ooo! Flamethrower! Ring of power, dunno what that is, roll of quarters... Wait, that's not a roll of... Ah! Here they are!
[tries to unlock his office door]
Phil Ken Sebben: Okay... All right... Here we go... Aaaand, opening. On one. Next time. Spatial relationships. Okie-doke! Come to papa! Male end, female end...
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Hanna-Barbera For Adults
19 April 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

For some reason, I loved this show from the first episode I saw. It is so interesting to see how many old Hanna-Barbera characters are getting in trouble with the law, and they need Harvey Birdman to bail them out! I remember one episode where Shaggy and Scooby-Doo get arrested for driving under the influence of marijuana and Birdman represents them. Of course, Birdman and his clients win in the end. Scrappy-Doo then makes a brief appearance at the end, but is then lifted up and carried away by Birdman's falcon sidekick. I thought "Goodbye Scrappy...and good riddance!"

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