Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBozo: The World's Most Famous Clown
|Genre||Slapstick comedy and Animation|
|Created by||Alan Livingston|
|Written by||Alan Livingston
|Directed by||Paul Fennell
|Voices of||Larry Harmon
|Theme music composer||Gordon Zahler
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of series||N/A|
|No. of episodes||157|
|Executive producer(s)||Larry Harmon|
|Running time||5 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Larry Harmon Pictures|
|Original release||1958– 1962|
Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown is a 1958–1962 American animated television series based on the children's record book series, Bozo the Clown by Capitol Records. This series was produced by Larry Harmon Pictures, which began syndication in 1958. Lou Scheimer, of Filmation fame, was the art director for the series. The voice cast includes Larry Harmon starring as Bozo, with Paul Frees as the narrator.
A total of 157 five-minute shorts were produced: 20 in 1958, 85 in 1959 and 52 in 1962.
The animated adventures of Bozo and his adolescent sidekick Butch as they journey to crazy, wild and exciting places.
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