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I Spy With My Little Eye is the first episode in Season 9 of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon TV series of "Danger Mouse" that was broadcasted on ITV in the UK on 3rd January 1991.


Greenback is smuggling sunlamps to the Eskimos to melt the polar icecaps flood the world. Unfortunately, Dangermouse and Penfold lose the Mark 3 and soon get lost on the North pole.

Background Music Pieces[]

Voice Cast[]

  • David Jason as Dangermouse, The Narrator and the Timberwolf.
  • Terry Scott as Penfold.
  • Edward Kelsey as Colonel K and Baron Silas Greenback
  • Brian Trueman as Stiletto, the giant polar bear and the angry eskimo.


  • Voices by David Jason, Terry Scott, Edward Kelsey, Brian Trueman and Jimmy Hibbert.
  • Original Music by Mike Harding.
  • Music Production by Richie Close.
  • Storyline by Keith Scoble.
  • Written by Brian Trueman.
  • Storyboard by Keith Scoble and Alistair Graham.
  • Department Head of Layout: Ben Turner.
  • Layout by Andy Roper, Jon Doyle, Paul Salmon and Steve Simpson.
  • Animation Director: Jean Scott.
  • Assistant Animation Director: John Offord.
  • Animated by Meryl Edge, Andy Wilson, Clair Grey, Malcolm McGookin,
    Jennie Langley, Bob Sparks, Karen Heywood and Judy Pilsbury.
  • Department Head of Backgrounds: Ben Turner.
  • Backgrounds by Beverly Bush and Steve Hanson.
  • Special Effects by Garry Owen, Jackie Mitchell and Roy Huckerby.
  • Xerox by Tony McAleese and Don Geering.
  • Department Head of Paint and Trace: Lorriane Thomas.
  • Paint and Trace by Joan Jones, Yasodha Huckerby, Sue Halliwell, Katie Nutter,
    Stefania Giani, Lynn Hardie, Andrea Hough, Gloria Vassiliou, Karl Scoble,
    Joyce Flowers, Laura Cosgrove, Marie Dembinski and Mark Fulton.
  • Camera by Peter Kidd, Frank Hardie, Wendy Senior and Mark Sutton.
  • Video Line Test by Phil Atack and Lesley White.
  • Editing by Eilis Ward.
  • Assistant Editor: Hilary Wyatt.
  • Dubbing Mixer: John Wood.
  • Production Control by Simon White, Phil McMylor and Andrew Bax.
  • Post Production by Chris Phillips.
  • Executive Producer: John Hambley.
  • Produced by Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall.
  • Directed by Keith Scoble.
  • © Cosgrove Hall Productions 1990.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1991, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMXC' as it is dated in 1990.


  • Recording date: February 5, 1990.