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Western Animation / The Jungle Show

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The Jungle Show is an French animated series that aired in December of 1996.

The show revolved around a group of Funny Animals who get together to make a series of music shows. Each one revolves around a different musical style for each character.

The show lasted a total of 26 episodes, and can be viewed on YouTube.

The Jungle Show contains examples of:

  • All Girls Want Bad Boys: Jessica the Cat is clearly into Lou the Wolf.
  • Alliterative Name: A lot of the characters (though not all of them) had this. Some were Lost in Translation.
    • Albert Alligator
    • Bobby the Boa
    • Elvis Elephant
    • Fred the Flamingo
    • Henrietta Hippopotamus
    • Lou le Loupe (Lou the Wolf in French version)
    • Paul Penguin
    • Ronnie the Rhinocerous
    • Tess the Turtle
    • Vinx the Vulture
    • Yull the Yak
  • Animate Inanimate Object: In Elvis Elephant's episode, some cups can be seen, with faces on them, cleaning themselves up and lining up on the display behind the counter. They even tear up during the bit at the end about hunters killing elephants for their ivory.
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  • Cat Girl: Jessica Cat.
  • Christmas Episode: Paul's episode is set at Christmastime.
  • Elvis Impersonator: Elvis Elephant dresses up like him.
  • Everything's Better with Penguins: Paul is a penguin.
  • Hartman Hips: Jessica has quite the hips.
  • Lady in Red: Jessica Cat is always seen wearing red.
  • The Musical: Each episode was basically this.
  • Sleepyhead: Sophia The Marmot is usually asleep.
  • Spoofing in the Rain: Fred Flamingo's episode has him tap-dancing during the rain. At one point near the beginning, he even spins around on a lamppost.