The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack

American animated television series

The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series made for Cartoon Network that started on June 5, 2008. The show was made by cartoonist Thurop Van Orman, who has worked as a writer and storyboard artist on Camp Lazlo and The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy. The main characters Captain K'nuckles, Flapjack & Bubbie, are trying to find the magical island "Candied Island." Flapjack is an adventurous little boy taking after and learning from Captain K'nuckles. K'nuckles plays the role of a lazy sailor who is addicted to maple syrup. Bubbie is a antropomorphic whale who is the foster mother of Flapjack and protects him from dangerous situations, while he is being accompanied by K'nuckles. The series premiered airs at 7:00 a.m. ET/PT time on June 7, 2008 on Cartoon Network in the United States.

The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack
Created byThurop Van Orman
Directed by
  • Thurop Van Orman (S3)
  • Assistant Director: John Infantino
  • Supervising Director: John McIntyre
Creative directors
Voices of
Opening theme"The Misadventures of Flapjack" (written by Thurop Van Orman & Dan Cantrell; performed by the cast)
ComposerDan Cantrell
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes46 (91 segments)
Executive producers
  • Pernelle Hayes
  • Supervising Producer: Jennifer Pelphrey
EditorRobert Gibis
Running time
Production companyCartoon Network Studios
Original release
NetworkCartoon Network
ReleaseJune 5, 2008 (2008-06-05) –
August 30, 2010 (2010-08-30)