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Woody Woodpecker Cartoon Character
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Woody Woodpecker Cartoon Character

Have you ever wondered where the Woody wacky voice came from? If not, then you're not alone. The Woody Woodpecker cartoon character has appeared in films and comic books. Here's a little bit about the man behind the voice: Ben Hardaway. He actually worked with Schlesinger at Warner Bros. and also designed a Bugs Bunny prototype. Ben Hardaway's nickname was Bugs, so the character was originally called Bugs' Bunny. The apostrophe was eventually dropped. Woody Woodpecker's screwball antics In his early years, Woody resembled your typical screwball character with a pronounced chin, big feet and funny teeth. His antics were a bit out of control, but the characters always managed to outwit and frustrate their foes. Even though he sometimes appeared as the villain, he was generally smart a...