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Astro Duck is the second episode in the third season of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated TV cartoon series "Count Duckula" that was first transmitted on ITV in the UK on 29th October 1990.


Duckula's new computer causes problems for TRASH (the Transylvanian Space Authority) and ends up landing the castle on the Moon.

Background Music Pieces[]

Voice Cast[]

  • David Jason as Count Duckula, Miss Didyouever, the 1st scientist and the 5th scientist.
  • Jack May as Igor and the 4th scientist.
  • Brian Trueman as Nanny, the 3rd scientist and Lionel the martian.
  • Jimmy Hibbert as the Computer's voice, the Bank Clerk,
    the 2nd scientist, Colonel Grid and Doreen the martian.
  • Barry Clayton as the Narrator.


  • Voices by David Jason, Jack May, Brian Trueman and Jimmy Hibbert.
  • Narrated by Barry Clayton.
  • Written by Jimmy Hibbert.
  • Vocals by Doreen Edwards and Mike Harding.
  • Original Music by Mike Harding.
  • Designed by Chris Randall, Dan Whitworth, Margaret Riley,
    Paul Salmon, Vincent James, Andy Roper and Ed Williams.
  • Storyboard by Vincent James and Alan Case.
  • Layout by Barry Parker.
  • Animation by Rosemary Welch, Roy Jackson, Rich Cox, Gillian Holton, Reg Lodge, Patsy Modern,
    Janet Simmons, Dick Horne, Patrick Savage, Andrew Smith, Janet Nunn, Mike Williams,
    Sarah Vincent and Malcolm Bourne.
  • Backgrounds by Alice Clayton.
  • Special Effects by Barry Parker.
  • Camera by PHOTOMATION.
  • Painting by ANNIEMATE.
  • Xerox by Brian Scoble.
  • Production Control by Chris Phillips and Bob Burrows.
  • Edited by Eilis Ward.
  • Assistant Editor: Stephen Perry.
  • Dubbing Mixer: Ted Spooner.
  • Animation Director: Barry Parker.
  • Associate Producer: Chris Randall.
  • Executive Producer: John Hambley.
  • Produced by Mark Hall and Brian Cosgrove.
  • Directed by Chris Randall.
  • © Cosgrove Hall Productions 1989.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1990, the roman numerals in the copyright reads 'MCMLXXXIX' as it is dated in 1989.


  • Recording date: 1989.