Happy Birthday, Garfield
Written byJim Davis
Directed byJim Davis
Presented byJim Davis
StarringLorenzo Music
Gregg Berger
Thom Huge
Narrated byGregg Berger
Music byJohn Powell
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Production
ProducerJim Davis
CinematographyMichael Knapp
EditorHarry Hinter
Running time48 min.
Production companyPaws, Inc.
Release
Original networkCBS
Original release17 May 1988 (1988-05-17)
Chronology
Preceded byA Garfield Christmas
Followed byGarfield: His 9 Lives

Happy Birthday, Garfield is an hour-long television special dedicated to the tenth anniversary of the Garfield comic strip, hosted by its creator Jim Davis.[1] It uses both live-action and animation.

The special was first broadcast May 17, 1988 on CBS and February 24, 1989 on CITV. It has only been released on VHS home video.

Synopsis

The program featured the people behind the strips and animated adaptations, which include

References

  1. ^ Burlingame, Jon (May 17, 1988). "Ad-lib awards show has ABC nervous". The Paducah Sun. p. B4. Retrieved 11 July 2020.