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The Lost Valley is the third episode in the second season of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon TV series "Count Duckula" that was first transmitted on ITV in the UK on 26th September 1989.


Count Duckula and his two retainers, Igor and Nanny, have just come back from a night at the movies. Duckula is convinced that the treasue shown in the movie must be real, so he and his servants set out to find it (though they have some bad times while in the screen) and ecnounter some unpleasant situations.

Background Music Pieces[]

Voice Talents[]

  • David Jason as Count Duckula.
  • Jack May as Igor.
  • Brian Trueman as Nanny, the random cinema-goers and the random cave-man.
  • Jimmy Hibbert as Nigel, the movie announcer and the fat lady in the seats.
  • 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.
  • Layout by Neil Graham.
  • Animated by John Offord, Les Brooksbank, Mark Povey, Adrian Bell, Mike Eames, Richard Bazley,
    Philip Morris, Denise Heywood, Alistair Fell, Joe McCaffery and David Bowers.
  • Backgrounds by Stephen Simpson, Beverly Bush, Jon Doyle and Steve Hanson.
  • Backgrounds Supervised by John Geering.
  • Special Effects by Garry Owen, Murti Schofield, Roy Huckerby and Jackie Mitchell.
  • Camera by Frank Hardie, Wendy Senior, Peter Kidd and Mark Sutton.
  • Painting by Bev Phillips, Sue Halliwell, Stefania Giani, Lynn Hardie, Lesley White,
    Michael Lannigan, Michelle Povey, Helen Michael, Craig Whittle, Helen Smith,
    Yasodha Huckerby, Joan Jones, Gloria Vassilou, Katie Nutter, Karl Scoble,
    Joyce Flowers, Laura Cosgrove, Sue Robson, Marie Dembinski and Andrea Hough.
  • Painting Supervised by Lorraine Thomas.
  • Xerox by Tony McAleese, Andy McLauglin, Joan Simmons and Don Geering.
  • Line Test by Phil Atack.
  • Production Control by Chris Phillips, Bob Burrows, Simon White and Phil McMylor.
  • Edited by Jane Hicks.
  • Dubbing Mixer: Ted Spooner.
  • Animation Director: Dan Whitworth.
  • Associate Producer: Chris Randall.
  • Executive Producer: John Hambley.
  • Produced by Mark Hall and Brian Cosgrove.
  • Directed by Chris Randall.
  • © Cosgrove Hall Productions 1988.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1989, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMLXXXVIII' as it is dated in 1988.


  • Recording date: 5th September 1988.