History WesternAnimation / FatAlbertAndTheCosbyKids

1st Jan '17 12:00:31 AM jameygamer
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In January 2013, Cosby announced on his Facebook page that a new version of ''Fat Albert'' is being developed. [[DevelopmentHell As of yet, it has not surfaced]], and with the subsequent controversy regarding Cosby's sexual conduct, it probably never will (this also has the added effect of making the new license to DreamWorks completely useless to them).

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In January 2013, Cosby announced on his Facebook page that a new version of ''Fat Albert'' is being developed. [[DevelopmentHell As of yet, it has not surfaced]], and with the subsequent controversy regarding Cosby's sexual conduct, it probably never will (this also has the added effect of making the new license to DreamWorks completely useless to them).them, and it also led to their rivals at Disney to remove any mention of Cosby from their own business and make him a PersonaNonGrata).
24th Nov '16 12:18:27 PM jameygamer
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In January 2013, Cosby announced on his Facebook page that a new version of ''Fat Albert'' is being developed. [[DevelopmentHell As of yet, it has not surfaced]], and with the subsequent controversy regarding Cosby's sexual conduct, it probably never will.

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In January 2013, Cosby announced on his Facebook page that a new version of ''Fat Albert'' is being developed. [[DevelopmentHell As of yet, it has not surfaced]], and with the subsequent controversy regarding Cosby's sexual conduct, it probably never will.will (this also has the added effect of making the new license to DreamWorks completely useless to them).
3rd Sep '16 1:36:52 PM Kaido
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* ArmorPiercingQuestion: Tyrone was a JerkassWoobie ever since his wife Martha died, including yelling at poor children and ruining fun for Albert and his friends. Mudfoot shoots him a question that actually gets through to Tyrone, [[HeelFaceTurn eventually making him change his attitude toward the end of the episode]]
-->'''Mudfoot''': "Now what do you think Martha would say if she could see you now?"
11th Aug '16 5:43:36 AM tropower
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* ScareEmStraight: One 1980s syndication episode dealt with a terrifying "Scared Straight"-style tour of a prison.

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* ScareEmStraight: One 1980s syndication episode dealt with a terrifying "Scared Straight"-style tour of a prison.[[note]]Furthermore, the episode itself had ''uncensored swearing'' (which Bill Cosby himself warns about at the beginning of the episode).[[/note]]



* TrashCanBand

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* TrashCanBandTrashCanBand: Whioh may or may not include Rudy[[note]]Who is at least, somewhat better off than the others.[[/note]]. He is occasionally seen playing an actual instrument (a guitar, which even has a monogrammed "R"), but when seen with the rest of the group, he is clearly shown playing a made up / improvised instrument just like the others.
11th Aug '16 5:28:22 AM tropower
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** The movie reveals the reason: [[spoiler:he literally has no face.]]
15th May '16 10:44:07 AM Vahanisback
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->''"This is Bill Cosby coming at you with music and fun, and if you're not careful, you may learn something before it's done."''

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->''"This is Bill Cosby coming at you with music and fun, and if you're not careful, you may learn something before it's done."''
So let's get ready, okay? Hey, hey, hey!"''
6th Mar '16 7:00:51 AM Mdumas43073
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** There was also a HalloweenSpecial, and an Easter Special to boot.

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** There was also a HalloweenSpecial, HalloweenSpecial and an Easter Special to boot.EasterSpecial.
6th Mar '16 6:53:56 AM Mdumas43073
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In January 2013, Cosby announced on his Facebook page that a new version of ''Fat Albert'' is being developed. [[DevelopmentHell As of yet, it has not surfaced,]] and with the recent controversy about Cosby's sexual conduct, it probably never will.

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In January 2013, Cosby announced on his Facebook page that a new version of ''Fat Albert'' is being developed. [[DevelopmentHell As of yet, it has not surfaced,]] surfaced]], and with the recent subsequent controversy about regarding Cosby's sexual conduct, it probably never will.
7th Feb '16 9:01:38 AM avon
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* JacobMarleyWarning[=/=]JerkassHasAPoint: The aforementioned prison episode has a pair of unnamed inmates speaking to Fat Albert and company during their "scared straight" visit. They are very direct and not at all friendly; they tell the kids how horrifying prison is and how torturous their experience has been. One even explains that he's serving a twenty year sentence and he'll never be same again once he gets out since all he has ever known is prison life.

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* JacobMarleyWarning[=/=]JerkassHasAPoint: The aforementioned prison episode has a pair of unnamed inmates speaking to Fat Albert and company during their "scared straight" visit. They are very direct and not at all friendly; Some are downright creepy. they tell the kids how horrifying prison is and how torturous their experience has been. One even explains that he's serving a twenty year sentence and he'll never be same again once he gets out since all he has ever known is prison life.
30th Jan '16 8:18:19 AM nombretomado
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Creator/BillCosby created this Creator/{{Filmation}} series, based on his boyhood in UsefulNotes/{{Philadelphia}} (and, more directly, on his StandUpComedy routines of the 1960s, like ''AudioPlay/IStartedOutAsAChild''. ). Cosby also appeared on camera as a {{Narrator}} and performed some of the character voices, including Fat Albert himself. The show ran [[SaturdayMorningCartoon Saturday mornings]] on Creator/{{CBS}} from 1972 to 1984, followed by one additional season in first-run {{syndication}}. In addition to a good income and setting up a ready audience for ''Series/TheCosbyShow'' to rule the airwaves in the 1980s, Cosby also used this series to earn a Doctorate in Education, and become Dr. Cosby.

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Creator/BillCosby created this Creator/{{Filmation}} series, based on his boyhood in UsefulNotes/{{Philadelphia}} (and, more directly, on his StandUpComedy routines of the 1960s, like ''AudioPlay/IStartedOutAsAChild''. ). Cosby also appeared on camera as a {{Narrator}} and performed some of the character voices, including Fat Albert himself. The show ran [[SaturdayMorningCartoon Saturday mornings]] on Creator/{{CBS}} from 1972 to 1984, followed by one additional season in first-run {{syndication}}.UsefulNotes/{{syndication}}. In addition to a good income and setting up a ready audience for ''Series/TheCosbyShow'' to rule the airwaves in the 1980s, Cosby also used this series to earn a Doctorate in Education, and become Dr. Cosby.
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