Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man is an American animated sitcom that aired from 1994–1997, created by Everett Peck and developed by Peck. The sitcom is based on characters created by Peck in his Dark Horse comic. Klasky Csupo animated the series and produced it along with Reno & Osborn Productions for Paramount Network Television.
The series follows the adventures of a lascivious, widowed private detective duck, Eric T. Duckman who lives with his three sons,mother-in-law and sister-in-law Bernice (his late wife Beatrice’s identical twin). The tagline of the show, seen in the opening credits, is “Private Dick/Family Man” (“dick” being short for “detective”, as well as serving as a double entendre).
The series takes place in Los Angeles, as indicated by the episode “Bev Takes a Holiday”, when Beverly’s detective tells her, “here is the address in LA”, when referring to Duckman’s address.
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