The Yogi Bear Show is an American animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions about the misadventures of picnic basket stealing bear Yogi in Jellystone Park. The show debuted in syndication on January 30, 196 and ran for 33 episodes until January 6, 1962, and included two segments, Snagglepuss and Yakky Doodle.
- Main article: List of The Yogi Bear Show episodes
- Main article: Yogi Bear
Yogi Bear (voiced by Daws Butler impersonating Art Carney) and Boo-Boo Bear (voiced by Don Messick) reside in Jellystone Park and would often try to steal picnic baskets while evading Ranger Smith (voiced by Don Messick). Yogi also has a relationship with his girlfriend Cindy Bear (voiced by Julie Bennett).
- Main article: Snagglepuss
- Main article: Yakky Doodle
Yakky Doodle (voiced by Jimmy Weldon in the style of Donald Duck) is a duck who lives with his best friend Chopper the Bulldog (voiced by Vance Colvig impersonating Wallace Beery). Chopper would usually protect Yakky from being eaten by Fibber Fox (voiced by Daws Butler impersonating Shelley Berman) or Alfy Gator (voiced by Daws Butler impersonating Alfred Hitchcock).
- Main article: Yogi Bear
Yogi Bear (voiced by Daws Butler impersonating Art Carney) and Boo Boo Bear (voiced by Don Messick) reside in Jellystone Park and would often try to steal picnic baskets while evading Ranger Smith (voiced by Don Messick). Yogi also has a relationship with his girlfriend Cindy Bear (voiced by Julie Bennett).
- Main article: Boo-Boo Bear
Yogi's diminutive sidekick who tries (and never succeeds) to warn Yogi that "Mr. Ranger" wouldn't like Yogi to steal picnic baskets. He only wears a purple bow tie.
- Main article: Ranger Smith
The head ranger who argues with Yogi stealing picnic baskets. He wears a traditional ranger costume.
- Main article: Cindy Bear
Cindy Bear (voiced by Julie Bennett) is the girlfriend of Yogi Bear. She speaks with a pronounced Southern accent and carries a parasol.
- Daws Butler - Yogi Bear, Snagglepuss, Fibber Fox, Alfy Gator, Various
- Don Messick - Boo Boo Bear, Ranger Smith, Major Minor, Narrator, Various
- Julie Bennett - Cindy Bear, Various
- Vance Colvig - Chopper, Various
- Jimmy Weldon - Yakky Doodle
- Bea Benaderet
- Mel Blanc
- June Foray
- Jerry Mann
- Jean Vander Pyl
- Hal Smith
- Bill Thompson
- Herb Vigran
- Doug Young
Home media releasesEdit
On November 15, 2005, Warner Home Video released the complete series on DVD R1. A R2 DVD was later released on January 31, 2011. A R4 DVD was later released on September 6, 2011
|Title||Ep #||Release date||Notes|
|The Yogi Bear Show - The Complete Series||33||November 15, 2005||
The earlier Yogi Bear cartoons from Season 1 of The Huckleberry Hound Show can be found on "The Huckleberry Hound Show- Volume 1".
- ↑ Sennett, Ted (1989). The Art of Hanna-Barbera: Fifty Years of Creativity. New York: Viking Penguin, page 63–64. ISBN 0-670-82978-1.
- ↑ Browne, Pat (2001). The guide to United States popular culture, Illustrated, Madison, Wisconsin: University of Wisconsin Press, page 944. ISBN 978-0-87972-821-2. Retrieved on August 16, 2009.
- The Cartoon Scrapbook – Profile on Yogi Bear