Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids - panoramic full scene: 4 cels and painted background - First edition - (1972/1985)

Description
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids - panoramic full scene: 4 cels and painted background - First edition - (1972/1985)
Bill Cosby - Very good - 5 Original artwork - Filmation

Unique. A complete panoramic scene for the animated series "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids".

"Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids" is an American animated television series created, produced, and hosted (in live action bookends) by comedian Bill Cosby, who also lent his voice to a number of characters, including Fat Albert and himself. Filmation was the production company for the series. The show premiered in 1972 and ran until 1985. The show, based on Cosby's remembrances of his childhood gang, focused on Fat Albert (known for his catchphrase "Hey hey hey!"), and his friends.

On the cels, all the main characters: Fat Albert, James "Mushmouth" Mush, "Dumb" Donald Parker, William "Bill" Cosby, Russell Cosby, Weird Harold Simmons, Rudy Davis and Bucky Miller.

"Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids" was named the 82nd best animated series by IGN; received an Emmy nomination in 1974. Production of the final season of the series overlapped with the start of production of Bill Cosby's live-action sitcom, The Cosby Show, which began airing on NBC in fall 1984.

In 1993, TV Guide magazine named "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids" is the best cartoon series of the 1970s in its issue celebrating 40 years of television; in 2002, was placed at number 12 on TV Guide's list of the 50 Greatest Cartoon Characters of All Time.

Size: 5 x 89 x 26,5 cm.

Lot details
Object
Original artwork
No. of items
5
Language
English
Series
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids
Title
panoramic full scene: 4 cels and painted background
Year oldest item
1972
Year youngest item
1985
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
Publisher
Filmation
Artist
Bill Cosby
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