Cartoon Characters, Cast and Crew for The Naked Ape (1973)

Previous Cartoon | Next Cartoon

The Naked Ape Cartoon Picture
The Naked Ape

The Naked Ape

The Naked Ape (1973) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film The Naked Ape

BCDB Rating: "The Naked Ape" has not yet received enough votes to be rated.
Add Your Vote Now! 2.2552
Post your Comments or Review
This page has been viewed 9 times this month, and 1502 times total.
Unknown Tag: 'short_stud_crew' Unknown Tag: 'short_voice_crew' Unknown Tag: 'short_dir_crew' Unknown Tag: 'short_prod_crew' Unknown Tag: 'short_write_crew' Unknown Tag: 'short_edit_crew' Unknown Tag: 'short_music_crew'
  • 1973
  • Playboy Enterprises, Universal Pictures
  • Universal Pictures, MCA/Universal Pictures
  • Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film
  • Cartoon Characters: (Live Action): Lee, Cathy, Arnie.
  • Vocal Talent: (Live Action): Johnny Crawford (Lee), Victoria Principal (Cathy), Dennis Olivieri (Arnie), Diana Darrin, Norman Grabowski, John Hillerman, Helen Horowitz, Robert Ito, Marvin Miller, Brett Parker.
  • Directed By Donald Driver.
    Assistant Director: Stuart Fleming.
  • Produced By Zev Bufman.
    Executive Producer: Hugh M. Hefner.
  • Animated By Corny Cole, Vincent Davis (as Vince Davis), John McGuire, Jimmy T. Murakami (as Jimmy Murakami), Cal Schenkel (as Calvin Schenkel), Charles Swenson, Fred Wolf.
  • Written By Desmond Morris (Original Book).
  • Edited By Rich Harrison (Animation).
  • Animators: Corny Cole, Vince Davis [Vincent Davis], John McGuire, Jimmy Murakami [Jimmy T. Murakami], Calvin Schenkel [Cal Schenkel], Charles Swenson, Fred Wolf.
  • Animator (Evolution Painting Sequence): Kelly Hart.
  • Animation Graphic Production: Maria Alvarez, Fred Craig, Wilma Guenot, Loni Miller, Fumiko Roche [Fumiko R. Sommer], Kunimi Terada, Elizabeth Wright.
  • Animation Checker: Ann Oliphant.
  • Animation Assistants: Redda Davidson [Retta Davidson], Mark Kausler, Terry Loewy [Teresa Loewy], Russel Mooney [Russ Mooney], Jane Takamoto.
  • Cinematography: John A. Alonzo.
  • Animation Photography: Wally Bullock.
  • Gaffer: Richard Hart.
  • Animation Production Manager: Sherm Thompson .
  • Graphic Designers: John Clark, Corny Cole, Vince Davis [Vincent Davis], Catherine Leary, Gary Lund, David McMacken, Calvin Schenkel.
  • Music: Jimmy Webb.
  • Editor (Animation): Rich Harrison.

Submit Additional Information:

Do you have anything to add to this page? Have we made any mistakes... or do you ahve any additional information about The Naked Ape? If so, we would love to hear from you. Please send us a quick note with your additions or corrections to this page, and we will make the corrections as soon as possible!

Report Errors / Submit Additional Information

Cartoon Summary:

Somewhat based on Desmond Morris's fascinating book of pop anthropology, this partially animated satirical docudrama produced by Playboy Magazine publisher Hugh Hefner traces the evolution of humankind and offers insight into the reasons why we behave the way we...  (more)

Cartoon Comments:

Do you love The Naked Ape, or do you think it is the worst cartoon ever? Let us know what you think! Surely you have an opinion... so share what you think. Take a minute and post your own comments about this cartoon here.