Top Cat Introduction
Top Cat, is the undisputed leader of the gang of alley cats in new york. His friends include Benny the Ball, Choo-Choo, Brain, Fancy-Fancy, Spook, and Officer Dibble.
Top cat is an animation cartoon made by Hanna-Barbera, and was aired originally in 1961 to 1962. Top Cat ran for 30 episodes.
Top Cat Golfing
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Who was Arnold Stang?
Top Cat is the leader of the gang of back alley cats who are always looking for a quick buck. He was voiced by the late Arnold Stang. Who was a popular childrens TV actor, animation voice over and commercial adverts. He started working in television, during the Golden Age, starring in The School House in 1949, and in films he starred alongside Frank Sinatra and Kim Novak in films such as It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad world (1963). Starring with the famous Arnold Schwarzenegger, in his first film in 1969, Hercules in New York.
Top Cat Theme
Who is Top Cat?
Top cat is the genuis behind all the money making and gambling scams going on in the Alley. He likes to walk a fine line between the law. Top Cat will take credit for any ideas, and is always ready to organise a plan. He lives in a dustbin, loves milk, and also has exclusive access to officer dibbles phone. From here he can access the city's business's and keep up to date with the news on the street, as well as call on Officier Dibble if required. Everybody recognizes the top cat theme.
Benny the Ball
Top Cats right hand man is Benny the Ball. He is the short one of top cats gang, and although not the brightest, he has a good heart, and always needs some creative persuasion from Top Cat if there are any schemes and deals afoot.
The voice of Benny the Ball is Maurice Gosfield.
Benny the ball topcat
Spook is one of the cats that roll with Top Cat. He is considered the coolest cat, and frequently correcting or educating Top Cat with ideas. He is knowledable, often seen with a book, yet just as easily take over a poker table and win, as he is one of the gangs best poker players.
In the original cartoon Choo Choo was voiced by Marvin Kaplin, and in the more recent Top Cat the movie, Choo Choo was voiced by Jason Harris Katz.
Choo Choo is the cat of the bunch who is always cheerful, and yet a bit dim.
Fancy is always at the mercy of a local lady cat. Yet when the trash can sounds clatters, he comes running in aid of Top Cat, and leaves his broad alone. His fashion sense is second to none, with his trademark white scarf. He often indtroduces himself to the ladies with a quick ruffle of his scarf.
Brian is one of Top Cat's most at hand administrator. His name has obviously been given as a joke, as he is a bit dim wited. Yet, he is one of Top Cats most faithfull admirers, and won't see a name put out of place that blongs to Top Cat.
Jazz is a wannabe topcat and invades topcat's scene trying to take over. He names hims self A.T. Jazz after All Thats Jazz. He tries to cheat his way into the live of Top Cat, but with the help of the gang TC stays on top.
Officer Dibble was the local police officer who patrolled Top cats neighborhood as part of his beat. Officer dibble has a phone line that Top cat enjoys exclusive access too.