The New Batman Adventures: Season 2, Episode 10

Beware the Creeper (Nov. 1998)

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Reporter Jack Ryder goes insane, turns into a villain called the Creeper and steals the Joker's act.

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Batman / Bruce Wayne (voice)
Mathew Valencia ...
Robin / Tim Drake (voice)
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The Creeper / Jack Ryder / Additional Voices (voice)
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The Joker (voice)
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Thrift Store Manager / Additional Voices (voice)
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Cur / Lar / Mo (voice)
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Reporter Jack Ryder goes insane, turns into a villain called the Creeper and steals the Joker's act.

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During the episode, Joker accused the Creeper of "stealing his act". Coincidentally, Jeff Bennett, the voice of Creeper, went on to voice The Joker on Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008). See more »

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The Creeper: I know you! Last time we met you were working for - dramatic pause - the Joker!
Mo: We don't know nothing about no Joker, creep.
The Creeper: Creep? Creep? I like it. My new name: the Creep!... No, wait. Too negative. I have it! I am - drum roll, please?
[silence]
The Creeper: I said drum roll, please!
Cur: [Banging on his head] Hey!
The Creeper: I am... The Creeper!
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Batman The Animated Series
Written by Danny Elfman & Shirley Walker
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There are two reasons why BTC is so enjoyable:-

1)The episode touches upon the classic myth of the creation of Batman's greatest nemesis, the Joker mirroring the same turn events in another victim with hilarious results and

2)The new hero(?) steals the show and all the best one liners.

The Creeper, as Joker's latest victim now calls himself, reflects Jim Carrey's manic turn as the Mask mingled with the antics of Warner Bros Animaniacs. Case in point is the scene, shortly after his transformation, when the Creeper scares a lady in her bathroom and takes off with the signature line from the Animaniacs series of Mindy and Buttons: "Okay,I love you, bub-bye!"

Its a lighthearted romp for the dynamic duo, making a nice change to let someone else chase the Joker and his minions for once. The Creeper's overtly romantic gestures towards Harley Quinn have all the screwball antics of classic cartoon shorts. Creeper:"Sweetie got a boo boo?"(hit with a hammer) Harley:"Aww, Creepo got a concussion?"

Even the Joker couldn't handle him in the end, and actually threw himself at the Batman's mercy. When the duo finally subdue him, the viewer is left with the feeling that the Creeper will out and about very soon.

Perhaps Gotham could use an alternative hero. Just a thought.


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