Ozmoe the Monkey - Remote-controlled monkey
character on the children's program OZMOE/ABC/1951.
Constructed of latex rubber compound and operated via an electronic remote
control system, Ozmoe interacted with such characters as Poe the Crow, Sam the
Clam, Throckmorton, the Sea Serpent, Roderick Dhon't, the Leprechaun, Horatio
the Caterpillar; and Misty Waters, a curvaceous mermaid.
The program (created by Henry Bank) was located in a fictional sub-basement of
Studio Z of the ABC Television center.
Bradley Bolke, Jack Urban, Elinor Russell, Alan Stapleton and Jan Kindler
provided the voices for the puppets.
Back to Top