Otmar Gutmann

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Otmar Gutmann
Born (1937-04-24)April 24, 1937
Münstertal, Germany
Died October 13, 1993(1993-10-13) (aged 56)
Russikon, Switzerland
Cause of death Cancer
Occupation Producer, animator, director
Years active 1986–1993
Known for Pingu

Otmar Gutmann (April 24, 1937 - October 13, 1993) was a German television producer, animator, and director. He is best known for his long-running creation of the British-Swiss stop-motion children's television series Pingu.[1]


  1. ^ SILVIO MAZZOLA (20 October 1993). "Obituary: Otmar Gutmann". The Independent. 

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