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Count Duckula 

The misadventures of a vegetarian vampire duck and his servants.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Barry Clayton Barry Clayton ...  Narrator / ... 51 episodes, 1988-1993
Jack May Jack May ...  Igor / ... 43 episodes, 1988-1993
Brian Trueman Brian Trueman ...  Nanny / ... 43 episodes, 1988-1993
Jimmy Hibbert Jimmy Hibbert ...  Sviatoslav / ... 43 episodes, 1988-1993
David Jason ...  Count Duckula / ... 42 episodes, 1988-1993
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Storyline

Count Duckula is an egotistical vegetarian vampire duck who lives in a castle that can travel anywhere he wants to go. He lives with his servants: Nanny, his large and stupid nanny who always has her arm in a sling, and Igor, his evil butler. While Nanny accidentally destroys furniture and Igor attempts to turn the broccoli chomping duck to the dark side, a vampire hunter lurks around with a wooden stake-in-a-gun and unattractive intentions. Although "Duckula" is a spin-off of "Dangermouse", the humor is of a completely different and original style. Written by David McGuire <bdm55707@jetson.uh.edu>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1988 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Comte Mordicus See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(65 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show is a loose parody of the story of Count Dracula. See more »

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[first lines]
Narrator: Castle Duckula. Home for many centuries to a terrible dynasty of vicious vampire ducks. The counts of Duckula! Legend has it that these foul beings can be destroyed by a stake through the heart, or exposure to sunlight. This does *not* suffice, however, for they may be brought back to life, by means of a secret rite, that can be performed once a century when the moon is in the eighth house of Aquarius.
Igor: [performing ritual] ... bat wing blood.
Nanny: I'll get it!
Narrator: The latest reincarnation did...
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Strategic Genius
17 June 2003 | by CocaCola18See all my reviews

So Danger Mouse comes to an end...

What do you do?

All agree that it was a good ride while it lasted?

Make a living out of all those "I Love the 80's" programmes talking about it

Or do you get up and make another classic cartoon!

David Jason returned for more cartoon goodness, the bloke is a god! This time we watch the world of a Vampire Duck living with Igor and his Nanny... with the DUCKY-POOS line...GOLD! And who can forget the other characters Van Goosewing and those Cuckoo clock characters....

FANTASTIC


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