Yogi's Gang

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Yogi's Gang
Premiere September 8, 1973
Finale December 29, 1973
Creator William Hanna & Joseph Barbera
Network ABC
Style 30-minute children's animated comedy
Company Hanna-Barbera Productions
Seasons 1
Episodes 16
Origin USA

Yogi's Gang was an animated series airing Saturday mornings on ABC. It was spun-off from the Saturday Superstar Movie Yogi's Ark Lark, which aired the season prior.

In this extension of that feature, Yogi and his Hanna-Barbera pals travel on their ark where they deal with and battle humanity's baser traits like pollution, prejudice, envy, lying and the like. Each trait is characterized by a figure like Lotta Litter, the Envy Brothers and Mr. Bigot.

After the 1964 movie Hey, There...It's Yogi Bear! came out, Yogi and the pre-1965 Hanna-Barbera characters were under the control of Screen Gems, the TV distribution arm of Columbia Pictures. Hanna-Barbera, after many efforts, won back control of the characters in 1971, some of whom made their Saturday morning debuts in Yogi's Ark Lark.



Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Daws Butler Yogi Bear 1
Huckleberry Hound 1
Snagglepuss 1
Quick Draw McGraw 1
Peter Potamus 1
Augie Doggie 1
Wally Gator 1
Snooper 1
Blabber 1
Lippy 1
John Stephenson Doggie Daddy 1
Hardy Har Har 1
Don Messick Boo Boo Bear 1
Squiddly Diddly 1
Allan Melvin Magilla Gorilla 1
Lennie Weinrib Various characters 1
Jean VanderPyl 1
Vic Perrin 1


Season Premiere Finale #
Season One September 8, 1973 December 22, 1973 16


DVD Releases

The entire series is now available on DVD through Warner Archive.

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