Dippy Duck - Crimefighting
duck on the sitcom THE DUCK FACTORY/NBC/1984. Dippy Duck was a
Saturday morning cartoon character on THE DIPPY DUCK SHOW created by
Buddy Winkler Productions. Dippy's battled such enemies as Irving
the Terrible and Rotten Renaldo.
The DUCK FACTORY series focused on
the relationship of the young and talented newcomer to the Hollywood
animation business, Skip Tarkenton (Jim Carrey), and the veteran
nearly burned out cartoonist, Brooks Carmichael (Jack Gilford) as
they worked on the Dippy Duck strip, a fictional television cartoon
show which was always threatened with cancellation by the network.
Don Messick, a veteran voice-over expert in real life, played the
role of Wally Wooster, the man behind the voice of Dippy Duck.