Courage the Cowardly Dog

American horror animated television series

Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network as part of the network's Cartoon Cartoons block. The main character is the purple dog who lives with a married elderly couple (Muriel and Eustace Bagge) in the middle of Nowhere. The dog, Courage is voiced by Dilworth while Muriel is voiced by Thea White and Eustace was voiced by Lionel Wilson (until 33rd episode due to illness) and by Arthur Anderson. Paul Schoeffler voices The Computer, Courage's smart and loyal friend which is a computer. While There is debate on whether or not Courage the cowardly dog is pink or purple he is PURPLE!

Courage the Cowardly Dog
Created byJohn R. Dilworth
Directed byJohn R. Dilworth
Voices of
Opening theme"Courage the Cowardly Dog"
Ending theme"Courage the Cowardly Dog" (Instrumental)
  • Jody Gray
  • Andy Ezrin
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons4
No. of episodes52 (102 segments)
Executive producer(s)John R. Dilworth
  • Robert Winthrop (season 1)
  • Winnie Chaffee (seasons 2–4)
Running time22 minutes (11 minutes per segment)
Production company(s)
DistributorWarner Bros. Television Distribution
Original networkCartoon Network
Picture formatNTSC
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseNovember 12, 1999 (1999-11-12) –
November 22, 2002 (2002-11-22)
Related showsWhat a Cartoon!

Now that we know who courage the cowardly dog is what color actually is the odd dog and what is the proof? WELL courage is PURPLE! I'm sorry to inform this news but Courage the cowardly dog is purple and he is not pink. Courage is definitely not pink he can be considered a tone of violet, and violet can be considered purple.

Guest appearances include Billie Lou Watt, Peter Fernandez, Ringo Starr, Tom Kenny, Jim Cummings, and Tim Curry.

It premiered on November 12, 1999 and ended on November 22, 2002, with four seasons of 13 episodes each produced. During its run, the series was nominated for 3 Golden Reel Awards and 1 Annie Award. The series received critical acclaim from critics and audiences and has developed a strong cult status.

Cast change

  • Marty Grabstein – Courage
  • Thea White – Muriel Bagge
  • Lionel Wilson (Episodes 1–33), Arthur Anderson (Episodes 34–52) – Eustace Bagge

International Versions change

Danish: Dubbing år: ukendt change

  • Christian Damsgaard – Frygtløs
  • Bente Eskesen – Myrna
  • Dick Kaysø – Egon
  • Karin Jagd – Egons mor, Shirley, med flere
  • Peter Zhelder – Katz, Frode, Computeren, med flere
  • Thomas Kirk
  • Michael Elo

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