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Freakazoid title
Freakazoid!
Genre
Format
Created by Bruce Timm
Paul Dini
Directed by
Creative director
Starring
Voices of Paul Rugg
Edward Asner
Jeff Bennett
Craig Ferguson
Googy Gress
Jonathan Harris
David Kaufman
John P. McCann
Tress MacNeille
Tracy Rowe
David Warner
Frank Welker
Composer(s) Richard Stone
Steven Bernstein
Julie Bernstein
Gordon Goodwin
Tim Kelly
Carl Johnson
Opening theme Freakazoid! Theme
Number of seasons 2
Number of episodes 24 (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Steven Spielberg
Producer(s) Mitch Schauer
Paul Rugg
Tom Ruegger
Rich Arons
John P. MacCann
Running time
Production company(s) Amblin Television
Warner Bros. Animation
Distributor Warner Bros. Television Distribution
Broadcast
Original channel The WB
Picture format
Audio format Stereo
Original run September 9, 1995 – June 1, 1997
External links

Steven Spielberg presents Freakazoid! is an animated television series created by Bruce Timm and Paul Dini and developed by Tom Ruegger for Kids' WB. The series chronicles the adventures of the title character, Freakazoid, a manic, insane superhero who battles with an array of super villains. The show also features mini-episodes of adventures of other bizarre superheroes. It was the third animated series produced by the collaboration of Steven Spielberg and Warner Bros. Animation during the 1990s.

Bruce Timm, best known as a major principal of the DC animated universe, originally intended it to be a straightforward superhero action-adventure cartoon with comic overtones, but executive producer Steven Spielberg asked series producer and writer Tom Ruegger and the Animaniacs team to turn Freakazoid! into a flat-out comedy. The show is similar to fellow Ruegger-led programs such as Animaniacs, and the humor is unique in its inclusions of slapstick, fourth wall firings, parody, surreal humor and pop cultural references.

The series was one of the first to debut on the new Kids' WB Saturday morning block of The WB, on September 9, 1995. The series lasted for two seasons, finishing with 24 episodes, the final one broadcast on June 1, 1997. Although the series originally struggled in the ratings, reruns on Cartoon Network and a fan following have elevated the series to become a cult hit. Warner Brothers even considered renewing the series for a third season, but deemed it too expensive.

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Media
Characters
The Douglas family: Dexter Douglas (Freakazoid)Duncan DouglasDebbie DouglasDouglas DouglasMr. Chubbikins

Allies: Sergeant Mike CosgroveRoddy MacStewSteffIngmarProfessor JonesHansProfessor HeineyJoe LeahyExpendable LadFreakazetteFoamy the FreakadogHandmanLeonard MaltinHenry KissingerNorm Abram
Villains: Armondo GuitierrezThe LobeCave GuyCobra QueenLonghornCandle JackKid CarrionWaylon JeepersVorn the UnspeakableThe NerdatorInvisiboArms AkimboMilk ManMary BethJanos IvnovelsDr. Mystico
Other characters in Freakazoid's segments: Emmitt NervendBo-RonFanboyDeadpanHero BoySteven SpielbergPaul HarveyLonnie Tallbutt
Other segments: Lord BraveryThe HuntsmanThe Lawn GnomesToby DangerFatman and Boy Blubber

Episodes
Songs
Freakazoid! ThemeFreakazoid and FriendsYou're a Meanie, Nasty Lobe
Objects
Transportations
Freakmobile
Locations
See also


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Looney Tunes/Spielberg universe
Animated series: The Bugs Bunny ShowTiny Toon AdventuresTaz-ManiaAnimaniacsThe Sylvester & Tweety MysteriesPinky and the BrainFreakazoid!Road RoversHisteria!Pinky, Elmyra and the BrainBaby Looney TunesDuck DodgersLoonatics UnleashedThe Looney Tunes ShowNew Looney Tunes

Films: Bugs Bunny: SuperstarThe Bugs Bunny/Road Runner MovieThe Looney Looney Looney Bugs Bunny MovieBugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit TalesDaffy Duck's Fantastic IslandDaffy Duck's QuackbustersSpace JamWakko's WishTweety's High-Flying AdventureLooney Tunes: Back in ActionBah, Humduck! A Looney Tunes ChristmasLooney Tunes: Rabbits Run

DC Comics
Animated series: Batman: The Animated SeriesSuperman: The Animated SeriesBatman BeyondStatic ShockThe Zeta ProjectJustice LeagueTeen TitansThe BatmanBatman: The Brave and the BoldYoung Justice

Animated films: Batman: Mask of the PhantasmBatman & Mr. Freeze: SubZeroThe Lego Batman Movie

Hanna-Barbera
Animated series: What's New, Scooby-Doo?Tom and Jerry TalesShaggy & Scooby-Doo Get a Clue!Scooby-Doo! Mystery IncorporatedThe Tom and Jerry ShowBe Cool, Scooby-Doo!Yabba-Dabba Dinosaurs!

Direct-to-video film series: Scooby-Doo on Zombie IslandScooby-Doo! and the Witch's GhostTom and Jerry: The Magic RingTom and Jerry: Blast Off to MarsThe Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown!The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania!

Other TV series
Detention¡Mucha Lucha!Xiaolin Showdown
Other original films
Theatrical: Cats Don't DanceQuest for CamelotThe Iron GiantOsmosis JonesThe Lego MovieStorksThe Lego Ninjago Movie

Direct-to-video: Kangaroo Jack: G'Day U.S.A.!¡Mucha Lucha!: The Return of El MaléficoHappiness Is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown

Films, distribution only
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