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The Spy Who Stayed In With A Cold is the sixth episode in the sixth series of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon TV series "Danger Mouse" which was first debuted in the UK on 31st January 1985.


Greenback is selling motorbikes to the Mongol hordes, so Dangermouse leaves Penfold at home with the sniffles and heads off to Finland to join Agent 57, the master of disguise with the unstable molecules.

Background Music Pieces[]


  • 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 and Storyboard by Keith Scoble.
  • Animated by George Jackson, Brian Cosgrove and Jean Flynn.
  • Backgrounds by Malcolm Turner, Diane Wren and Andy Roper.
  • 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.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1985, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMLXXXIII' as it is dated in 1983.


  • Recording date: 1983.