Mother Goose and Grimm (TV series)

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Mother Goose and Grimm
Genre Animated
Created by Mike Peters
Voices of Charlie Brill
Greg Burson
Eddie Deezen
Mitzi McCall
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
Production
Executive producer(s) Phil Roman
Mike Peters
Lee Mendelson
Bill Melendez
Running time 23 minutes
Production company(s) Tribune Media Services
Grimmy, Inc.
Lee Mendelson Productions
Film Roman
MGM Television
MGM-Pathe Communications
Bill Melendez Productions
Broadcast
Original channel CBS
Original run September 14, 1991 (1991-09-14) – 1992

Mother Goose and Grimm, also known as Grimmy for the second season,[1][2] is an American animated television series that premiered September 14, 1991, on CBS.[3] The show features the characters of Mike Peters's comic strip Mother Goose and Grimm. The Saturday morning cartoon was produced by Bob Curtis, and written by Mark Evanier.

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Reception[edit]

Charles Solomon of the Los Angeles Times praised the series for "preserving the look" of the comic strip, and for "[having] a good sense of the characters' personalities". However, Solomon was disappointed with the "flat timing and pedestrian direction" of the program.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Moy, Suelain (May 15, 1992). "Tales of the Pup". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2009-10-19. 
  2. ^ Hopkins, Tom (April 15, 1992). "Peters' thrilled Grimmy gets a second season". Dayton Daily News. 
  3. ^ Heffley, Lynne (September 1, 1991). "On Saturday The Kids Watch Tv". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2009-10-19. 
  4. ^ Solomon, Charles (September 14, 1991). "TV Reviews – Saturday Cartoons: Adapting to the New Season". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2009-10-19. 

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