|Running time:||30 min.|
|Production company:||Hanna-Barbera Productions; NBC Universal Television|
|Executive producers:||William Hanna|
|Producers:||Robert Dranko; Phyllis Tucker Vinson|
|Principal cast:||Rick Moranis; Shari Belafonte; Barry Gordon; Jackie Earle Haley; Ricki Lake; Maurice LaMarche; Kimmy Robertson; Roger Rose; Frank Welker|
|First aired:||September 8th, 1990|
|Last aired:||December 1st, 1990|
Gravedale High was a short-lived animated series that aired on NBC in 1990 and lasted only thirteen episodes. The series was created by David Kirschner for Hanna-Barbera Productions and starred Rick Moranis as Max Schneider, a human teacher who gets a job at Gravedale High - a school catering exclusively to monsters. The student body is comprised of teenage analogs of classic horror character tropes such as Dracula, Frankenstein, the Wolf Man and the Creature from the Black Lagoon.
|1x1||Long Day's Gurney Into Night||September 8th, 1990|
|1x2||Do the Rad Thing||September 15th, 1990|
|1x3||Cleo's Pen Pal||September 22nd, 1990|
|1x4||Monster Gumbo||September 29th, 1990|
|1x5||The Dress Up Mess Up||October 6th, 1990|
|1x6||The Grave Intruder||October 13th, 1990|
|1x7||Fear of Flying||October 20th, 1990|
|1x8||He Ain't Scary, He's My Brother||October 27th, 1990|
|1x9||Frankenjockey||November 3rd, 1990|
|1x10||Save Our School||November 10th, 1990|
|1x11||Night of the Living Dad||November 17th, 1990|
|1x12||Goodbye Gravedale||November 24th, 1990|
|1x13||Monster on Trial||December 1st, 1990|
Notes & Trivia Edit
- The rights to Gravedale High are currently held by NBC Universal Television.
- Actor Rick Moranis is best known for his role of Wayne Szalinski from the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids film franchise. He also played geeky accountant Louis Tully in the Ghost Busters fim series.
- Other animated programs that make use of the teen-monster or good monster trope include 1970-1971's Groovie Goolies, 1980-1982's Drak Pack and the 1986 Teen Wolf animated series.
- Jackie Earle Haley, who provides the voice for Gill Waterman, will go on to play the role of Freddy Krueger in the 2010 remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street.
See also Edit
- Gravedale High
- Gravedale High images
- Gravedale High episodes
- Gravedale High cast & crew
- Gravedale High miscellaneous