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What: Pink Panther Show
About The Pink Panther Show
Even if you haven’t watched the show, pretty much everyone is familiar with the Pink Panther’s iconic themes song. It just goes to show much of a cultural impact the Pink Panther show had on the world.
What comes to mind when you think of an animated series with variants consisting of comedy, mystery, romance, and the color pink? Definitely, it’s the Pink Panther Show that pops up first.
The Pink Panther is the sly, gangling, animated cat created by Friz Freleng and David DePatie. The TV show is a showcase of short cartoons produced by DePatie and Freleng between 1969 and 1979 – The show, of course, stars the animated Pink Panther character from the opening credits of the live-action films.
The Pink Panther is a portrayed as a heroic, moral cartoon cat with pink fur exhibiting the manners of an English aristocrat. He only becomes angry at offensive humans who try to disrupt his existence, or at troublesome gadgets, rodents, or insects.
In most of the cartoons, the Pink Panther faces various difficult situations and optimistically tries to make the best of his endeavors. Episodes of the series feature three theatrical cartoons, two with the Pink Panther, and one featuring the inspector.
What You Might Not Have Known About The Pink Panther
Pink Panther was originally created for the opening credits for film ‘The Pink Panther’.
Blake Edwards thought the credits needed some kind of cartoon, which then lead to personifying the film’s jewel. The Pink Panther character was later on chosen amongst other sketches. The cartoon panther that appears in the opening credits became more than a playful way to intrdoce the film, seeing as that even after the series, Pink Panther became part of every Inspector Clouseau film made from here on in.
The Pink Panther Show DVD collection is currently available at Amazon.