I Am Weasel
|I Am Weasel|
I Am Weasel logo.
|Created by||David Feiss|
|Directed by||David Feiss
|Voices of||Michael Dorn
|Theme music composer||Bill Fulton |
|Opening theme||"I Am Weasel Theme"|
|Ending theme||"I Am Weasel Theme" (instrumental)|
|Composer(s)||Bill Fulton |
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||5|
|No. of episodes||79|
|Executive producer(s)||Sherry Gunther 
Larry Huber 
|Producer(s)||Vincent Davis |
|Running time||6–7 minutes
|Production company(s)||Cartoon Network Studios
|Original channel||Cartoon Network|
|Original run||July 15, 1997 – 2000|
|Related shows||Cow and Chicken|
I Am Weasel (also spelled as I.M. Weasel because of the character) is an American animated television series produced by Cartoon Network Studios and Hanna-Barbera, created by David Feiss and aired on Cartoon Network. The show is about a very smart weasel named I.M. Weasel who use his talents to help people in everything and is adored by everybody in the world, and a stupid baboon named I.R. Baboon who wants to be more admired than the weasel trying to help people in his way, what often have bad results and makes him being hated by everyone.
I Am Weasel was originally a series of segments in its sister series Cow and Chicken, usually being aired as the third of three segments in a Cow and Chicken episode. The series started on July 15, 1997 and its first four seasons premiered in that format. In 1999, I Am Weasel was separated and got its own half-hour show, premiering as an independent series on June 10, 1999. All the 52 episodes of I Am Weasel originally aired on Cow and Chicken began to air in its new independent show, later being joined by a fifth season with 27 new episodes, totaling all the 79 episodes it has. The series ended in 2000.
References[change | edit source]
- End credits of I Am Weasel.
- Boedeker, Hal (July 14, 1997). "Cartoon Network zany relief". Reading Eagle (Orlando Sentinel). http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=j4c1AAAAIBAJ&sjid=dqYFAAAAIBAJ&pg=1308,7322907&dq=i+am+weasel&hl=en. Retrieved 2011-10-25.
- King, Susan (June 10, 1999). "From MTV Awards to Olsen Twins". Los Angeles Times. http://articles.latimes.com/1999/jun/10/entertainment/ca-45988. Retrieved 2011-10-25.
- Kilmer, David (June 11, 1999). "Cartoon Network sets premiere for I AM WEASEL". Animation World Network. http://www.awn.com/news/television/cartoon-network-sets-premiere-i-am-weasel. Retrieved 2011-10-25.
- Lenburg, Jeff (2006). Who's Who in Animated Cartoons. New York: Hal Leonard Corporation. p. 81. ISBN 978-1-55783-671-7. http://books.google.com/books?id=FVShFCjVzvIC&pg=PA80&dq=%22i+am+weasel%22&hl=pt-BR&ei=WcWfTr7-HqSy0QGV4sydBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=9&ved=0CE8Q6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=%22i%20am%20weasel%22&f=false. Retrieved 2011-10-25.
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