Jetsons: The Movie George Jetson OPC
– Cartoon: Jetsons: The Movie
– Studio: Hanna-Barbera
– Hand-Painted Production Cel
– Image Size: Pan Cel 17” x 11”
– Signed by: Joe Barbera and William Hanna
The Jetsons was Hanna-Barbera second prime time cartoon, aired on Sunday September 23, 1962 becoming another hit for the Hanna-Barbera studio. The Jetsons, based in the 21st Century world filled with space ships, robots, elaborate electronic gadgets and labor saving devices.
The characters in this futuristic cartoon series are George Jetson, his wife Jane, Judy is their teenage daughter, Elroy their young son and Astro the family dog. Rounding out the cast is Rosie their robot maid, Henry the Skypad apartment supernatant where the Jetsons live, Cosmo Spacely George’s boss and H.G. Cogswell who owns the rival company to Spacely.
Original production cel from the Production, “Jetsons: The Movie,” made by Hanna-Barbera Productions in the 1990s. The hand-painted cel is matched with a printed background from the original production art and signed by William Hanna and Joe Barbera.
William Hanna and Joe Barbera, the eight-time Oscar duo, opened the doors of Hanna-Barbera in 1957. Hanna-Barbera had a major impact on television and became the most successful television animation studio in the world. It was the first studio to run an animated series during prime time while their other cartoons dominated Saturday mornings. With Bill’s comedic timing and Joe’s amazing storytelling instincts, this powerful partnership created legendary work that continues to entertain.