Trivia / The Proud Family

  • Actor Allusion: One episode has Penny communicating with a tiger similar to Dr. Dolittle. Her voice actress Kyla Pratt played the daughter of the famous doctor in the modern film version, who also inherited his gift in a later sequel.
  • Bad Export for You: The movie was originally aired in widescreen and later cropped for fullscreen. The DVD uses the fullscreen version.
  • Completely Different Title: In France, it was titled "Cool Attitude".
  • He Also Did: A decade before the show debuted, Bruce W. Smith was the director and production designer for Bebe's Kids, notable for being one of only two animated features to star a predominantly black cast (he'd later animate for the other one).
  • Keep Circulating the Tapes: The Movie is only available on DVD, and while the first season of the series is available on iTunes, Disney has no plans for any other releases.
    • Even moreso is the original pilot. It was rarely shown and it is very hard to find images of it online.
  • No Export for You: The show hasn't aired in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Japan, Poland and Turkey, despite the crossover episode with Lilo & Stitch: The Series having aired in those territories.
    • Marth Debuted in Smash Bros.: The series never aired in Russia either, but the movie did... over 10 years after it originally aired in the US.
  • What Could Have Been: The show was initially pitched to Nickelodeon.
    • In the original pilot, Dijonay's name was "Delinquinetta".
  • Write What You Know: Creator Bruce W. Smith based Oscar and Penny on his own experiences as a father.

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