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Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man 

A crass, womanizing duck works as a private eye with his level-headed pig sidekick, all-the-while raising a family as a single dad.
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jason Alexander ...  Eric Duckman / ... 71 episodes, 1994-1997
Gregg Berger ...  Cornfed Pig / ... 70 episodes, 1994-1997
Nancy Travis ...  Bernice / ... 67 episodes, 1994-1997
Dweezil Zappa ...  Ajax 65 episodes, 1994-1997
Elizabeth Daily ...  Mambo 63 episodes, 1994-1997
Pat Musick Pat Musick ...  Fluffy / ... 52 episodes, 1994-1997
Dana Hill ...  Charles / ... 46 episodes, 1994-1997
Walt Reno Jr. Walt Reno Jr. ...  Teacher / ... 35 episodes, 1994-1997
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Duckman isn't your average suave, sophisticated private eye. In fact, he's rude, ignorant, slovenly, and hasn't had a date in years. With the help of his infinitely more capable sidekick, Cornfed, Duckman manages to solve enough cases to cover his alimony payments and cable television bills. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 January 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Duckman See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(70 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Most of season four's episodes featured musical numbers to capitalize on Jason Alexander's Broadway success. See more »

Quotes

Mambo: I'm tempted to die to I can get a head start on spinning in my grave.
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One of the funniest, cleverest yet crudest animated shows you will see
8 August 2010 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

There may be those who may not like the humour, but for me this is one of the best animated shows ever. It is crude yes, so was Rocko's Modern Life, but it is extremely funny, clever and intelligent.

The animation is very unique in style and just wonderful to watch. I just love the backgrounds and colours and the character designs are very interesting. The music is also excellent, and even better is the writing which is so brilliant and so sharp I can't stop laughing. The stories are also outstanding, as are the characters. Eric Duckman is a triumph of a title character, he isn't sophisticated but rude and ignorant yet has a wit and charm about him. Cornfred, Ajax and Mambo are also wonderful and even King Chicken(voiced by an unrecognisable Tim Curry) is a hoot. And the voice acting especially from Jason Alexander(who is funny rather than annoying, not him in person but he has done some annoying characters) is superb.

In conclusion, one brilliant show. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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