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The cast consisted of [[PettingZooPeople anthropomorphic animals]] ("Zoobles") played by actors in elaborate make-up and costumes. The main cast included:

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The cast consisted of [[PettingZooPeople [[BeastMan anthropomorphic animals]] ("Zoobles") played by actors in elaborate make-up and costumes. The main cast included:


* VerySpecialEpisode: One episode dealt with a visiting Zooble who had to use a wheelchair. Moreover, the girl who played her really was disabled. The episode is even dedicated to her, and anyone and everyone who has to use a wheelchair. Another , the final episode "Without a Sound"featured a deaf Zooble.

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* VerySpecialEpisode: One episode dealt with a visiting Zooble who had to use a wheelchair. Moreover, the girl who played her really was disabled. The episode is even dedicated to her, and anyone and everyone who has to use a wheelchair. Another , Another, the final episode "Without a Sound"featured Sound", featured a deaf Zooble.Zooble named Vince.


* VerySpecialEpisode: One episode dealt with a visiting Zooble who had to use a wheelchair. Moreover, the girl who played her really was disabled. The episode is even dedicated to her, and anyone and everyone who has to use a wheelchair. Another episode featured a deaf Zooble.

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* VerySpecialEpisode: One episode dealt with a visiting Zooble who had to use a wheelchair. Moreover, the girl who played her really was disabled. The episode is even dedicated to her, and anyone and everyone who has to use a wheelchair. Another , the final episode featured "Without a Sound"featured a deaf Zooble.

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* AlliterativeTitle: '''Zoo'''bilee '''Zoo'''


* '''Talkatoo Cockatoo''' (Karen Hartman): A parrot who enjoys talking[[note]]To be exact, [[ItMakesSenseInContext she loves words]], and other things related to learning grammar[[/note]] and passing herself as a know-it-all. Can sing in an opera-style voice.

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* '''Talkatoo Cockatoo''' (Karen Hartman): A parrot who enjoys talking[[note]]To be exact, [[ItMakesSenseInContext she loves words]], and other things related to learning grammar[[/note]] and passing herself as a know-it-all. Is the Zoo's resident newswoman. Can sing in an opera-style voice.

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*DrunkWithPower: The episode "Bear Behind the Badge" followed this trope when Lookout was chosen to be the Zoo's first policebear. His personality changes so much that his friends become police officers themselves in order to teach him the ''ultimate'' lesson.


[[caption-width-right:350:''[[ExpositoryThemeTune "Zoobilee Zoo, Zoobilee Zoo/Magic and wonder are waiting for you/So come on with us now/We can discover the wonder of you/Welcome to Zoobilee Zoo!"]]]]''

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[[caption-width-right:350:''[[ExpositoryThemeTune "Zoobilee Zoo, Zoobilee Zoo/Magic Zoo\\
Magic
and wonder are waiting for you/So you\\
So
come on with us now/We now\\
We
can discover the wonder of you/Welcome you\\
Welcome
to Zoobilee Zoo!"]]]]''


* BunglingInventor: Bill Der Beaver.



* KangaroosRepresentAustralia: Averted with Whazzat Kangaroo, who lacks an Austrailian accent; and there's actually no reference made to Austrailia in the show.
* ShoutOut
** Van Go Lion, the artist, is named after Vincent van Gogh. (Sadly, not a ShoutOut to ''Anime/{{Voltron}}''.)

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* KangaroosRepresentAustralia: Averted with Whazzat Kangaroo, who lacks an Austrailian accent; and there's actually no reference made to Austrailia Australia in the show.
* ShoutOut
**
MeaningfulName: Much of the cast. Bravo Fox's thing is theater, for example, and Bill Der Beaver is the MrFixit of the show.
* ShoutOut:
Van Go Lion, the artist, is named after Vincent van Gogh. (Sadly, not a ShoutOut to ''Anime/{{Voltron}}''.)


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* WorldOfHam: It's a scenery-chewing festival for basically everyone involved. Special mention goes to Bravo Fox, being the resident theater nerd, and Talkatoo Cockatoo, in all her squawking, chatty glory.


* BusyBeaver: Bill, who is the Zooble's handyman and fix-it guy, as well as occasional inventor.


''Zoobilee Zoo'' is a live-action show for children produced by Creator/DICEntertainment as one of their few live-action productions. It was set in a land called Zoobilee Zoo, and followed the adventures of the inhabitants of said... [[FurryConfusion Zoo]]? The show is based on characters created by Hallmark Cards (of ''WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite'' and ''WesternAnimation/ShirtTales'' fame), who also co-produced and co-funded.

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''Zoobilee Zoo'' is a 1986 live-action show for children produced by Creator/DICEntertainment as one of their few live-action productions. It was set in a land called Zoobilee Zoo, and followed the adventures of the inhabitants of said... [[FurryConfusion Zoo]]? The show is based on characters created by Hallmark Cards (of ''WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite'' and ''WesternAnimation/ShirtTales'' fame), who also co-produced and co-funded.


''Zoobilee Zoo'' is a live-action show for children produced by DIC Entertainment as one of their few live-action productions. It was set in a land called Zoobilee Zoo, and followed the adventures of the inhabitants of said... [[FurryConfusion Zoo]]? The show is based on characters created by Hallmark Cards (of WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite, and WesternAnimation/ShirtTales fame), who also co-produced and co-funded.

The cast consisted of [[PettingZooPeople anthropomorphic animals]] ("Zoobles") played by actors in elaborate make-up and costumes. Reoccuring characters included:

* Mayor Ben -- Played by Ben Vereen. A leopard who serves as the mayor of the Zoobles, though he barely ever interacts with them. He watches out for them and serves as the series narrator.
* Van Go Lion -- A lion who loves painting and art.
* Talkatoo Cockatoo -- A parrot who enjoys talking[[note]]To be exact, [[ItMakesSenseInContext she loves words]], and other things related to learning grammar[[/note]] and passing herself as a know-it-all. Can sing in an opera-style voice.
* Bill Der Beaver -- A Bob Vila-esque handyman beaver. He also likes to invent things, as well.
* Whazzat Kangaroo -- A pink kangaroo who loved to sing, dance and play music.
* Bravo Fox -- A flamboyant vulpine showman actor[[note]] Indeed, his house is the town theater[[/note]].
* Lookout Bear -- The explorer/boy scout type who loves adventure.

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[[caption-width-right:350:''[[ExpositoryThemeTune "Zoobilee Zoo, Zoobilee Zoo/Magic and wonder are waiting for you/So come on with us now/We can discover the wonder of you/Welcome to Zoobilee Zoo!"]]]]''

''Zoobilee Zoo'' is a live-action show for children produced by DIC Entertainment Creator/DICEntertainment as one of their few live-action productions. It was set in a land called Zoobilee Zoo, and followed the adventures of the inhabitants of said... [[FurryConfusion Zoo]]? The show is based on characters created by Hallmark Cards (of WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite, ''WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite'' and WesternAnimation/ShirtTales ''WesternAnimation/ShirtTales'' fame), who also co-produced and co-funded.

The cast consisted of [[PettingZooPeople anthropomorphic animals]] ("Zoobles") played by actors in elaborate make-up and costumes. Reoccuring characters The main cast included:

* Mayor Ben -- Played by Ben Vereen. '''Mayor Ben''' (Ben Vereen): A leopard who serves as the mayor of the Zoobles, though he barely ever interacts with them. He watches out for them and serves as the series narrator.
* Van '''Van Go Lion -- Lion''' (Forrest Gardner): A lion who loves painting and art.
* Talkatoo Cockatoo -- '''Talkatoo Cockatoo''' (Karen Hartman): A parrot who enjoys talking[[note]]To be exact, [[ItMakesSenseInContext she loves words]], and other things related to learning grammar[[/note]] and passing herself as a know-it-all. Can sing in an opera-style voice.
* Bill '''Bill Der Beaver -- Beaver''' (Sandey Grinn): A Bob Vila-esque handyman beaver. He also likes to invent things, as well.
* Whazzat Kangaroo -- '''Whazzat Kangaroo''' (Louise Vallance): A pink kangaroo who loved to sing, dance and play music.
* Bravo Fox -- '''Bravo Fox''' (Gary Schwartz): A flamboyant vulpine showman actor[[note]] Indeed, his house is the town theater[[/note]].
* Lookout Bear -- '''Lookout Bear''' (Michael B. Moynahan): The explorer/boy scout type who loves adventure.
adventure and traveling.


''Zoobilee Zoo'' is a live-action show for children produced by DIC Entertainment as one of their few live-action productions. It was set in a land called Zoobilee Zoo, and followed the adventures of the inhabitants of said... [[FurryConfusion Zoo]]? The show is based on characters created by Hallmark Cards (of RainbowBrite, and ShirtTales fame), who also co-produced and co-funded.

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''Zoobilee Zoo'' is a live-action show for children produced by DIC Entertainment as one of their few live-action productions. It was set in a land called Zoobilee Zoo, and followed the adventures of the inhabitants of said... [[FurryConfusion Zoo]]? The show is based on characters created by Hallmark Cards (of RainbowBrite, WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite, and ShirtTales WesternAnimation/ShirtTales fame), who also co-produced and co-funded.


* TheDanza: Ben Vereen as Mayor Ben.



** Combined with ActorAllusion, Whazzat has a similar laugh to Party WesternAnimation/{{Popple|s}}, another role played by Louise Vallance.

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* BusyBeaver: Bill, who is the Zooble's handyman and fix-it guy, as well as occasional inventor.


* KangaroosRepresentAustralia: Subverted with Whazzat Kangaroo, who lacks an Austrailian accent; and there's actually no reference made to Austrailia in the show.

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* KangaroosRepresentAustralia: Subverted Averted with Whazzat Kangaroo, who lacks an Austrailian accent; and there's actually no reference made to Austrailia in the show.

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