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"The Jim Henson Hour" Dog City (1989)

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Original Air Date:
1989 (Season 1, Episode 4)
In the tough streets of Dog City, Ace inherits a saloon from his late Uncle Harry and is unwilling to pay the protection money. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast)
Camille Bonora ... Miss Belle (voice)
Rickey Boyd ... Laughing Boy / Mac (voice) (as Ricky Boyd)
Fran Brill ... Colleen Barker (voice)

Kevin Clash ... Ace Yu (voice)

Dave Goelz ... Frisky (voice)

Jim Henson ... Himself / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Bugsy Them (voice)
Rob Mills ... Quackers (voice)

Jerry Nelson ... Bubba / Spot (voice)

Dan Redican ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
Gord Robertson ... Scruffy (voice) (as Gordon Robertson)

Steve Whitmire ... Mad Dog / Mac (voice)

Kermit the Frog ... Himself (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Jim Henson 
Writing credits
Tim Burns 

Jerry Juhl 
Chris Langham 
Bill Prady 
Mark Saltzman 
Barbara Samuels 

Produced by
Stephen Hodgins .... producer
Film Editing by
Peter Armstrong 
Production Design by
Val Strazovec 
Set Decoration by
Kenneth Coontz  (as Ken Coontz)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Gumpel .... associate director
Art Department
Timothy Young .... puppet and prop fabrication/design
Sound Department
Michael Baskerville .... recording engineer: music & sound section
Michael Baskerville .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Fred Buchholz .... muppet special effects
Tim Hawkins .... muppet special effects
Jamie Jackson-Moore .... muppet special effects (as Jamie Jackson Moore)
Zeke Livingston .... muppet special effects
Tom Newby .... muppet special effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Rick McVicar .... camera operator
John Rook .... lighting designer
Kenneth Salah .... lighting director
Costume and Wardrobe Department
James Hammer .... dog costumes (as Jim Hammer)
Lizzie Harding-Wilkins .... dog costumes
Music Department
Michael Baskerville .... score mixer
Don Gillis .... musical director
Phil Ramone .... music consultant
Other crew
Abigail Belknap .... dog builder
Matthew Campbell .... dog builder
Edward G. Christie .... dog builder (as Ed Christie)
Jitka Exler .... dog builder
Joanne Green .... dog builder
Sherry McMorran .... dog builder
Tim Miller .... dog builder
Wayne Moss .... floor manager
Norman Tempia .... dog builder
Jean-Guy White .... dog builder

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Tom Stern  writer

Produced by
David Gumpel .... associate producer
Film Editing by
David Gumpel 
Art Direction by
Dean A. O'Dell 
Art Department
Bruce McNally .... dog designer
Sound Department
Ric Jurgens .... assistant sound re-recording mixer
Bill Turchinetz .... sound effects editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Marcel Brassard .... electrician
Animation Department
Rex Grignon .... animator
Kirk R. Thatcher .... character constructor (as Kirk Thatcher)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
James Hammer .... dog costumes (as Jim Hammer)
Lizzie Harding-Wilkins .... dog costumes
Other crew
Eric Andrews .... production staff
David Gumpel .... associate director
Chris Matus .... production staff
Jonathan Moss .... production staff
Kirk R. Thatcher .... muppet designer: "Clifford" and "Waldo C. Graphic" (as Kirk Thatcher)
Production CompaniesDistributors

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This episode was inspired by the famous "Dogs Playing Poker" paintings by C.M. Coolidge.See more »
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Followed by "Dog City" (1992)See more »


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