The Pogo Special Birthday Special
Studio: MGM Release Date : May 18, 1969 Series: Television Special
Cumulative rating: No Ratings Posted


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Pogo Possum
(Voice: June Foray)




  • Based on the comic strip "Pogo" by Walt Kelly.
  • The Proctor and Gamble Company (P&G) sponsored the special. To help promote the cartoon, select P&G products included one of six vinyl figures designed by Walt Kelly himself.
  • According to Shelby Kelly, a TV series was possibly in the works along with the special. Walt Kelly drew up multiple storyboards with Chuck Jones collaborating with Kelly on ideas for episodes.


United States

The Pogo Special Birthday Special


Animation Anecdotes - Pogo Special Birthday Special

Technical Specifications

Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Metrocolor
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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