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Calvin and the Colonel

Calvin and the Colonel

Genre comedy
Country of origin United States of America
Number of episodes 26
Number of seasons 1

About Calvin and the Colonel

Calvin and the Colonel was a groundbreaking television show that aired in the 1960s. Created by legendary animator and voice actor, Paul Winchell, the show featured a cast of anthropomorphic animals in a variety of comedic situations.

At the center of the show was the titular duo of Calvin, a clever and conniving fox, and the Colonel, a bumbling and naive bear. Together, they navigated a world filled with colorful characters, from the scheming lawyer Mr. Faversham to the lovable but dim-witted dog, Smiley.

Despite its lighthearted tone, Calvin and the Colonel tackled serious issues of the day, including race relations and political corruption. The show was praised for its clever writing and sharp satire, and quickly became a hit with audiences of all ages.

Unfortunately, the show's run was cut short due to controversy surrounding its portrayal of African American characters. While the show's creators intended to use the characters as a commentary on racial inequality, many viewers found the depictions offensive and the show was ultimately cancelled.

Despite its brief run, Calvin and the Colonel remains a beloved cult classic, and its influence can be seen in countless animated shows that followed. Its legacy is a testament to the power of animation to entertain, educate, and provoke thought.


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Other cast and crew

Supporting cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


99 years, 11 months, 6 days


99 years, 11 months, 6 days

Born first

18 September 1917

Died first

26 July 2017

Born last

18 September 1917

Died last

26 July 2017

Information in the About section is derived from the use of Generative Pre-trained Transformer technology and may contain errors.