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Panda-Monium! is the first episode of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon TV series of "Victor and Hugo: Bunglers in Crime" that was broadcasted on ITV in the UK on 6th September 1991.


Victor and Hugo are hired to steal the rare African tree panda from Regent's Park Zoo.

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  • Voices by David Jason, Jimmy Hibbert and Brian Trueman.
  • Written by Brian Trueman.
  • Original Music by Dave Roylance.
  • Designed by Andy Roper, Jon Doyle, Paul Salmon, Stephen Simpson and Jez Hall.
  • Designs Supervised by Ben Turner.
  • Layout and Storyboard by Jaime Diaz Studios.
  • Special Effects by Garry Owen, Jackie Mitchell, Roy Huckerby and David Birkinshaw.
  • Backgrounds by Maggie Riley, Beverly Bush, Michelle Graney,
    Peter Hiller, Philip Jackson, Weston Samuels and Rosie Mafrici.
  • Key Animators: Big Jack Bradley, Meryl Edge, Dave Livesey, Denise Heywood,
    Alistair Fell, Andy Wilson, Claire Grey, Malcolm McGookin and Adrian Bell.
  • Animators: Les Brooksbank, Paul Greenall and Mair Thomas.
  • Assistant Animators: Jennie Langley, Judy Pilsbury, Helen Michael, Steven A. Pleydell-Pearce, Craig Whittle, Steve Horrocks, Bob Sparkes, Karen Heywood, Helen Smith, Bill Tapp, Michael Whaite and Paul Jesper.
  • Checkers: Laura Cosgrove, Sue Halliwell, Yasodha Huckerby, Beverly James and Katie Nutter.
  • Colourist: Joan Jones.
  • Cel Painters: Carla Abraham, Althea Deane, Marie Dembinski, Joyce Flowers, Helen Frazer, Mark Sulton, Gloria Vassiliou, Stefania Giani, Lynn Hardie, Andrea Hough, Christine Kershaw, Annie Place and Karl Scoble.
  • Painting Supervised by Lorriane Thomas and Laura Cosgrove.
  • Xerox by Don Geering, Joan Simmons and Tony McAleese.
  • Camera: Peter Kidd, Frank Hardie, Wendy Senior and Mark Sutton.
  • Video Line Test by Phil Atack and Lesley White.
  • Film Editor: Nibs Senior.
  • Sound Effects Editor: Jane Hicks.
  • Dubbing Mixer: John Wood.
  • Animation Director: Willard Kitchen.
  • Assistant Animation Director: John Offord.
  • Animation Checkers: Phil McMylor and Andy Bax.
  • Pre-Production Co-ordinator: Ed Williams
  • Production Controller: Sian Thomas.
  • Production Co-ordinator: Simon White.
  • Post Production Manager: Chris Phillips.
  • Executive Producer: John Hambley.
  • Directed by Brian Cosgrove.
  • A Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall Production.
  • © Cosgrove Hall Productions Ltd 1991.


  • Recording date: February 11, 1991.