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The Zombie Awakes is the seventh and final episode in Season 4 of Cosgrove Hall's 2D animated cartoon series "Count Duckula" that was debuted on ITV in the UK on 16th February 1993.

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Voice Cast[]

  • David Jason as Count Duckula
  • Jack May as Igor
  • Brian Trueman as Nanny and the Husband
  • Jimmy Hibbert as Morpheous the Zombie and the Wife
  • Barry Clayton as the Narrator and Doctor Quackbrian


  • Voices by David Jason, Jack May, Brian Trueman, Jimmy Hibbert and Barry Clayton.
  • Narrated by Barry Clayton.
  • Written by Jan Needle
  • 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 Erland Hodge.
  • Layout by Neil Graham.
  • Animated by John Offord, Les Brooksbank, Paul Greenall, Adrian Bell, Mike Eames, Philip Morris,
    Denise Heywood, Alistair Fell, Joe McCaffery, David Bowers and Mair Thomas.
  • Backgrounds by Margaret Riley and Stephen Simpson
  • Background Supervised by Ben Turner
  • Special Effects by Garry Owen, Roy Huckerby and Jackie Mitchell.
  • Camera by Frank Hardie, Wendy Senior, Peter Kidd and Mark Sutton.
  • Painting: Laura Cosgrove, Marie Dembinski, Joyce Flowers, Mark Fulton, Stefania Giani, Sue Halliwell, Lynn Hardie, Andrea Hough, Yasodha Huckerby, Joan Jones, Helen Michael, Katie Nutter, Helen Michael, Beverly Phillips, Michelle Povey, Helen Smith, Gloria Vassiliou, Lesley White, Craig Whittle
  • Painting Supervised by Lorriane Thomas.
  • Xerox by Tony McAleese, Joan Simmons and Don Geering.
  • Line Test by Phil Atack.
  • Animation Checkers: Phil McMylor and Andrew Bax.
  • Editing by Zyggy Markiewicz.
  • Assistant Editor: Stephen Perry.
  • Dubbing Mixer: Ted Spooner.
  • Production Control by Chris Phillips, Bob Burrows and Simon White.
  • 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 1989.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1993, the roman numerals in the copyright read 'MCMLXXXIX' as it is dated in 1989.


  • Recording date: 1989.