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The Long Lost Cown Affair is the first episode in the fifth season of Cosgrove Hall's original 2D animated "Danger Mouse" TV series that was first broadcasted on ITV in the UK on 20th February 1984.


On his day off, Dangermouse decides to search for the long lost crown on Questzebottle (ancient King of the Aztecs and inventor of the practical joke) in the depths of the Amazonian Jungle. Baron Greenback decides to wait outside the temple and snatch the crown after DM has done all the difficult bits inside.

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  • Voices by David Jason, Terry Scott, Edward Kelsey and Brian Trueman.
  • Music by Mike Harding.
  • Music Production by Ritchie Close.
  • Written by Brian Trueman.
  • Story & Storyboard by Keith Scoble.
  • Animated by George Jackson, Jean Flynn and Garry Owen.
  • Backgrounds by Malcolm Turner.
  • Paint and Trace by Philip McNaylor, Monica McCartney, Andy Wilson, Bob Burrows,
    Lorriane Thomas and Bev Phillips.
  • Special Effects by Roy A. Huckerby.
  • Camera by Frank Hardie, Wendy Hardie and Peter Kidd.
  • Editing by Nigel Rutter, Nibs Senior and Stephen Perry.
  • Assistant Director: Jean Flynn.
  • Produced by Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall.
  • Directed by Brian Cosgrove.
  • A Cosgrove/Hall Production. © 1983.


  • Recording date: 1983.