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Dudley is not the only series of commercials that [=StarToons=] worked on, though; they did a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kOjXoNwA7e4 Tiny Toons cereal commercial]] in 1991, and here's a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_rcrpL_tks reel]] of other commercials they've done.

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Dudley is not the only series of commercials that [=StarToons=] worked on, though; they did a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kOjXoNwA7e4 com/watch?v=I-cSi0eczdI Tiny Toons cereal commercial]] in 1991, and here's a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_rcrpL_tks reel]] of other commercials they've done.

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* SignatureStyle: Jon's animation style, with its emphasis on strong held poses and snappy movements, is so distinctive that it's easy to pick out (see ''Jetsons: The Movie''). It's even evident in episodes of shows that he storyboarded/directed but his studio didn't actually animate- see certain episodes of ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}'' (such as "Soccer Coach Slappy") and ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain'' (such as "Brainania").


Dudley the Dinosaur is Jon [=McClenahan=]'s most well known creation, a mascot for the American Dental Association. Dudley was the nation's first bilingual (English and Spanish) kids' public service campaign. He has starred in many commercials, beating ''[[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu Smokey The Bear]]'' as the most well-known public service campaign character, and ads have been in and out of production since 1991.

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Dudley the Dinosaur is Jon [=McClenahan=]'s most well known creation, a mascot for the American Dental Association. Dudley was the nation's first bilingual (English and Spanish) kids' public service campaign. He has starred in many commercials, beating ''[[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu Smokey The Bear]]'' as the most well-known public service campaign character, and ads have been in and out of production since 1991.
1991. The most recent short was [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gc5TeAjaZSM Dudley's Grade School Musical]], released in 2012 and co-produced by Jon's Mack Hammer Productions. Besides directing and animating it, he also voiced one of the characters.

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* AnimatedAdaptation: The 1999 short film "The Crippled Lamb" is a DirectToVideo adaptation of the Christian children's book by Max Lucado. The film was popular during the Christmas seasons for some churches to show during a sunday school classes around the seasons in the late 90s/early 2000s.


* OffModel: Jon always admitted that this was his studio's weakness. However, this doesn't make the animation [[TropesAreNotBad bad at all]].

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* OffModel: Jon always admitted that this was his studio's weakness. However, this doesn't make the animation [[TropesAreNotBad [[Administrivia/TropesAreTools bad at all]].

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!!Not animated by [=StarToons=] but similar in style:
* ''Little Go Beep'' (directed by Spike Brandt, a former [=StarToons=] staffer, and also animated by many ST alumni. As such, the short carries Jon's style)


* ProductionPosse: When it came to TV series, [=StarToons=] worked almost exclusively with Warner Bros. Animation.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: The various pilots that never got made into series, such as M-7.
** It would have been interesting to see [=StarToons=]'s work on ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'', if only Sander Schwartz had given them a chance.
** They were also bidding to animate ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures''.


* AnimationBump: Mainly due to the bounciness and expressiveness of his work

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* AnimationBump: Mainly due to the bounciness and expressiveness of his workwork.
* CreditsGag: Once, as a joke, he submitted "Max [=McClenahan=]" as a staff member in the credits. Why is it a joke? Max is his dog.

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* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain'' ("Brainania")


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* ''Britannica's Tales Around The World'' (1 episode)[[labelnote:List]]"The Chinese Parrot"[[/labelnote]][[note]]Several of StarToons' staff, including [=McClenahan=], also did the Rapunzel short for Calabash Productions[[/note]]

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* ''Britannica's Tales Around The World'' (1 episode)[[labelnote:List]]"The Chinese Parrot"[[/labelnote]][[note]]Several of StarToons' [=StarToons=]' staff, including [=McClenahan=], also did the Rapunzel short for Calabash Productions[[/note]]


After a brief stint at Germany's Munich Animation, he became a director at MidwayGames until 2006. After that, he had a two-year stint at Star Farm Productions.

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After a brief stint at Germany's Munich Animation, he became a director at MidwayGames Creator/MidwayGames until 2006. After that, he had a two-year stint at Star Farm Productions.

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* OldShame: Jon isn't proud of his early Creator/HannaBarbera work, like ''Laverne and Shirley in the Army'' and ''The All-New Popeye Hour'' and although at the time he was glad to have animated on ''WesternAnimation/JetsonsTheMovie'', he was embarrassed after seeing the final product calling it the worst animated film he'd ever seen.
* ProductionPosse: When it came to TV series, [=StarToons=] worked almost exclusively with Warner Bros. Animation.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: The various pilots that never got made into series, such as M-7.
** It would have been interesting to see [=StarToons=]'s work on ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'', if only Sander Schwartz had given them a chance.
** They were also bidding to animate ''WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures''.


* ''Fat Cats'' (a pilot for the WhatACartoonShow)

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* ''Fat Cats'' (a pilot for the WhatACartoonShow)WesternAnimation/WhatACartoonShow)


* ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'' (sequences in 17 episodes by Kennedy Cartoons, sequences in one Creator/EncoreCartoons episode, and three full episodes using his [=StarToons=] studio: "Henny Youngman Day", "Thirteensomething", and "It's a Wonderful Tiny Toons Christmas Special")

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* ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'' (sequences in 17 episodes by Kennedy Cartoons, sequences in one Creator/EncoreCartoons episode, and three full episodes using his [=StarToons=] studio: "Henny Youngman Day", Day" (with Creator/LukFilm), "Thirteensomething", and "It's a Wonderful Tiny Toons Christmas Special")Special" (with Creator/RainbowAnimationKorea))

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** There were some legitimately off-model moments that didn't have to do with gags, however. For example, in the ''Tiny Toons'' episode "Thirteensomething", Buster is drawn with much shorter ears.

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