However, it was taken off of iTunes for unknown reasons. Despite his anthropomorphism, he cannot speak English. [5] He would also work on Nickelodeon's short-form animated series The Off-Beats, which had a similar art style to Sheep in the Big City. In one episode, he also developed the habit of throwing his subordinates into "The Pit" (a trapdoor, appearing out of nowhere under the characters' feet) (he once did it to the subordinate who asked him why he does not simply catch some random sheep and make the Sheep-Powered Ray Gun compatible to it), but later, finds out that this is a problem, when neither he nor Private Public can maneuver the helicopter properly, because Specific dropped the helicopter pilot into the Pit. A sheep-like creature robs the town, while Sheep is blamed. General Specific and the Angry Scientist arguing about steal wool and what stinks.Trademark & Copyright of Cartoon Network Sheep in the Big City was broadcast alongside a number of potential series pilots during Cartoon Network's "Cartoon Cartoon Summer" marathon on August 18, 2000. Victor does not (or wishes not to) see the harmfulness and uselessness of his products. And the militery will stop at nothing to catch him for the sheep ray. He also tells the viewer to "just go with it" when the script seems to make no sense. General Specific (being led away by Farmer John): But I'm not a sheep! According to Dirk and Sondra's reenacting of Farmer John's parents naming him, he was named "Far" after his father's desire to know how "far" he goes in life and "Mer" after a relative of Farmer John's father. "Keep going!" Sheep in the Big City is an American animated television series created by Mo Willems for Cartoon Network, and the 9th of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. General Specific wants the light bulbs to be fixed and fire everyone. General Lee Outrageous main purpose is to party unlike his cousin General Specific and, seem to like the company of sheep due to the fact that sheep has some serious dance moves. Find episode on: AD . The first time the still is shown, it is in the episode "Baa-ck in time". When General Specific actually captures Sheep, he fires all of the people that work at the Secret Military Base. CAPTION Specific always speaks through his clenched teeth. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. For instance, the vast majority of the characters make references to the show's structure, script, and, occasionally, its premise. Background. General Specific is the dim witted leader of the Secret Military Organization and the main antagonist in Sheep in the Big City. Unfortunately, a Secret Military Organization, led by General Specific, needs Sheep for its Sheep-Powered Ray Gun (with a sheep-shaped hole in it). The series' pilot first premiered as part of Cartoon Network's "Cartoon Cartoon Summer" on August 18, 2000. This episode is all about the nightmares of people in the Big City. Private Public (voiced by James Edmund Godwin) is General Specific's right-hand man. a Scotsman appears out of nowhere, saying, "Yes?". His real name is \"Fahr Mer John\". Sheep gets a job in a hip club as a waiter but soon General Specific finds him and almost knocks over the plates sheep was carrying. Private Public exclaimed, amazed. In the UK, 3 episodes (excluding the pilot) have been released on a DVD in region 2 format. Sheep in the Big City is an American animated television seriescreated by Mo Willems for Cartoon Network, and the 9th of the network'sCartoon Cartoons. 1. He wears a light green army helmet and a light green uniform along with a dark green belt. Sheep tries to grab Swanky's attention by making changes to himself. 3. "[5] After graduating from New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Willems began making short films for Sesame Street and writing for The Muppets. "Baaa!" General Specific wants the light bulbs to be fixed and fire everyone. A running gag in the show, for example, is that whenever a character exclaims "Great Scott!" before working on this animated show. He has brown shoes also. General Specific then took a seat in Ben Plotz's chair and announced in the microphone. However, he might have to give up his friends. Sheep in the Big City (TV Series 2000–2002) Kevin Seal as General Specific, Sheep, Ranting Swede, Rating Sweede If a GoAnimate Counterpart is not added in 1 week after this notice is added, this page will be moved to the Creation Wiki.If related to Nintendo, Sega, or both, it will be moved to FanonLand Wiki. This page was last edited on 22 January 2021, at 01:22. His first name is Fahr because \"his parents wanted him to go far in life\". Sign Up Now! A girl named Lisa Rental saves Sheep from General Specific so that she can keep him as a pet. He is also very arrogant, and his many failures never stop him from trying to catch Sheep. General Lee Outrageous is the Cousin to General Specific. The Sombrero Brothers are two untalented performers in Mexican attire whose act, "Flying Sombrero Brothers", is flying on a plane. The show is a classic livestock-out-of-water story about a sheep named Sheep who runs away from the farm and hides out in the big city to escape the Top Secret Military Organization on his tail. He works in a very clearly indicated secret headquarters. Willems would recall this in a 2001 interview, stating, "My desire as a kid was to find a way to be funny and draw. TV Show: Sheep in the Big City. Big Bad: General Specific is the main antagonist, since the conflict is that Sheep is trying to avoid the general's attempts at capturing him so he can be used to power a ray gun. Sheep lives happily on a farm with his friends. Series creator Mo Willems began his career doing stage comedy in the 1980s, but he had also wanted to be an artist. or "wild goose chase" are usually followed by literal interpretations of the phrase mentioned. He mentions in one episode that he has a steel plate in his head. But General Specific was holding a press conference of a newly developed ray gun that was powered by sheep but, only one sheep could fit the shape of the ray gun in order to power it. He is in love with Swanky the Poodle even though her owner hates sheep. Sheep- The protagonist of the series. ", one of the chapters was actually named "Some Pun on the Word 'Sheep'". News Announcers: The duo of news announcers, one a neurotic, angry man called Hank (voiced by Ken Schatz) and the other a ditsy blond female called Betsy (voiced by Stephanie D'Abruzzo), who proclaim everything oh-so unrelated as a "related story". Farmer John- Sheep's owner until Sheep left the farm. Watch Sheep in the Big City - Season 1, Episode 9 - Agony of De-Bleat: When General Specific actually captures Sheep, he fires all of the people that work at the Secret Military Base. While Sheep goes into a fake sheep convention set up by the military wearing a mustache, Farmer John misses him, and hires the German Shepherd to bring Sheep home. However, he might have to give up his friends. In addition, Sheep has to come to grips with the Big City and trying to romance his love, Swanky the Poodle. The series follows a runaway sheep named Sheep in his new life in "the Big City", where he tries to avoid a secret military organization. Sheep in the Big City was now under his control and he would soon have that pesky sheep in his hands after all these years. However, his plans are always foiled because of either Sheep escaping or being captured by another villain or being defeated by Sheep's allies (mostly by the X Agent). Then Sheep decided to live in the big city. He often goes into fits of rage at General Specific when he calls him a ', X Agent is a black-woollen sheep whom General Specific hired in order to capture Sheep. ": "My, How Ewe Have Changed" has General Specific capturing Sheep when Sheep returns to the farm for a barbecue reunion with his old friends. General Specific will get Sheep at any cost, and, knowing that the farm is at stake, Sheep is forced to leave for the big city. Farmer John: A lot of sheep feel that way. The fake advertisements are usually of products from Oxymoron with Victor the spokesperson promoting it. General Specific then took a seat in Ben Plotz's chair and announced in the microphone. Fake advertisements are in between the chapters, and sometimes short skits, such as the Sombrero Brothers. Sheep in the big city is an American animated television series created by Mo Willems for Cartoon Network, and the 9th of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The other people in the commercials do not usually expect him to show up and often demand to know who he is when he does, but he never tells them. General Specific is short and plump compared to the other soldiers. Sheep falls in love with a poodle called Swanky, and coincidentally, Swanky's owner hates sheep. Sheep is the main protagonist in Sheep in the big city. His name is an oxymoron. The General is often betrayed by his own minions such as the X Agent who was hired by the General to capture Sheep but the Agent cared more about his friend's safety than obeying the General. General Specific cannot capture Sheep because of the new law put up by the mayor of the Big City. Sheep is the titular main protagonist of Sheep in the Big City. Sheep in the Big City was an American animated television series that ran on Cartoon Network from 2000-2002.The series' pilot first premiered as part of Cartoon Network's "Cartoon Cartoon Summer" on August 18, 2000.The show was greenlit and started airing on November 17, 2000 and ended on April 7, 2002, lasting a total of 26 episodes and 1 pilot. "Sir, it's working!" Farmer John becomes a football player, while Sheep gets amnesia from a hit on the head. But ever since he got to the city he has had bad luck like being chased by the militery or trying to see Swanky the poodle without getting … General Specific hires X-Agent to befriend Sheep and entrap him so they can use him for the sheep powered ray gun. Victor (voiced by Ken Schatz) is an obnoxious salesman and spokesperson who usually hosts the Oxymoron commercials. (just like the late. General Specific cannot capture Sheep because he is too small for his net, so he blows him up using an enlarging ray. She meets General Specific she convinces him that sheep was a dog by having sheep obey her commands (not knowing her true colors at the time, sheep played along) and telling General Specific that sheep was a sheep dog. If related to anime or manga, it will be moved to Nihon Fanon Wiki. A military base builds a ray gun to take over and/or destory the world. All the timing with that"). Sheep returns to the farm for the holidays. The series' pilot first premiered as part of Cartoon Network's "Cartoon Cartoon Summer" on August 18, 2000, before its official debut on November 17, 2000.[1]. A young florist woman named Daisy Davis moves into the big city and has constant misadventures with a certain sheep who runs away to the big city to avoid life on the farm and also running from General Specific and more. He understands English but can only communicate through bleating. Sheep escapes through time to find a better life. And the militery will stop at nothing to catch him for the sheep ray. The series' pilot first premiered as part of Cartoon Network's "Cartoon Cartoon Summer" on August 18, 2000. Phrases and expressions such as "Hold the phone!" Sheep is a special kindof sheep who is on the run from General Specific who wants to use him for his sheep-powered ray gun. Sheep catches the plates and starts spinning them hypnotizing General Specific and while this happens Farmer John appears and convinces Sheep to go pro with his plate spinning act. It also features several unrelated sketches and shorts, simi… He is always right behind General Specific, and despite being much smarter, he would prefer to receive orders than give them. Relationship with Sheep [edit | edit source] With Kevin Seal, James Godwin, Ken Schatz, Stephanie D'Abruzzo. The series' pilot first premiered as part of Cartoon Network's "Cartoon Cartoon Summer" on August 18, 2000. Daisy in the Big City by PerkyGoth14 reviews Based on an RP with DemonWolf6, we only own our OC's. Sheep In The Big City General Specific GIF SD GIF HD GIF MP4 SD GIF HD GIF MP4. [3] With an emphasis on sophisticated (in particular, literal) humor, using different forms of rhetoric from characters to plots, it included comic references to filmmaking and television broadcasting. Stream the best of Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and more for $6.99/mo. Created by Mo Willems, who previously created The Off-Beats forNickelodeon's KaBlam!, the bulk of the show follows a runaway sheep, Sheep, in his new life in "the Big City". In the end because of him (and the Angry Scientist's new invention) Sheep is turned pink with big eyes and is now perfect for another show. The General spends most of his time hunting down Sheep so he can fuel his sheep powered super laser, however, he always fails to actually capture Sheep. Animation turned out to be the best way for me to do that. Unlike the Ranting Swede, he speaks much more softly and nicely, and also explains how the people in Norway do not have too much to rant about. General Specific is the main antagonist of the Cartoon Network show Sheep in the Big City. But General Specific told him what private organization he was part of. Created by Mo Willems. Directed by Maurice Joyce, Bill Schultz, Mo Willems. Willems previously created The Off-Beats for Nickelodeon's KaBlam! This was only one account that Sheep was actually happy with Lisa. It's funny, and I love how it plays homage to "Rocky and Bullwinkle" (which is one of my favorite shows) since our main character Sheep (Which is your Rocky and Bullwinkle), is on the run by General Specific, and Private Public (which are you Boris, and Natasha). [5] Willems has stated that the work of Pablo Picasso has influenced his art style.[5]. 2. General Specific (voiced by Kevin Seal) is the main antagonist of the series. Their names are Hector (voiced by. "Hello, this is General Specific speaking and I'm taking over this show now!" Jay (voiced by Ken Schatz) is a man who, whenever Sheep or any other main character sees a sign, is first heard reading it aloud, and when the character turns to him, he raises his glasses and says something along the lines of "I like to read" or "Reading is funducational". is said, it would cut to a still of Lisa Rental holding a phone. Sheep presses a button on his remote to change the channel, which segues into the theme song. Sheep heard this and quickly moved over so as not to get hurt by the rock. Sheep has a cameo role in the OK K.O.! When sheep was born he apperently looked like a sheep acording to his formor owner farmer John. General Specific is the main antagonist of Sheep in the Big City.He is the dim-witted leader of Secret Military Organization and keeps on trying to catch Sheep for his Sheep-Powered Ray Gun, but he is always foiled and can never catch Sheep. Private Public gets a visit from his dad, General Public. General Specific- The villain of the series, performing ridiculous attempts at kidnapping sheep. His rants appear at the end of every single episode, except episode 18, where he was replaced by The Ranting Norwegian, due to schedule conflict and the final one, which is done in reverse order. His name is a parody of. When searching for sheep in the big city he finds him but, falls in love with him due to the fact that sheep is wearing a dress. The titular Sheep fled to the titular Big City in order to escape the sinister Secret Military Organization, who were seeking him to use in their sheep-powered ray gun. The series was greenlit and would go on to broadcast for two seasons. General Specific will get Sheep at any cost, and, knowing that the farm is at stake, Sheep is forced to leave for the big city. Now Sheep is on the run from General Specific, who is assisted by his henchmen, Private Public, the Angry Scientist (who in the show is often wrongly referred to as "Mad Scientist"), a bunch of other military types, and the Plot Device. Cartoon Network has truly been blessed with this cartoon. General Specific is the main antagonist of the Cartoon Network show Sheep in the Big City. Farmer John wears a red hat along with a yellow shirt and blue overals. But General Specific to be a sheep himself. Tired of the Angry Scientist's failures, General Specific hires Doctor Oh No No No to help him capture Sheep. However, the Doctor has own his agenda. The ruthless and ambitious leader of the Secret Military Organization, Specific does his best to capture Sheep for his Sheep-Powered Ray Gun. Sheep in the Big City is an American animated television series created by Mo Willems for Cartoon Network, and the 9th of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight Sheep cannot hold a steady job because the Top Secret Military Organization is always pursuing him. He also makes cameos in some episodes. A compilation of all the oxymoronic names based on the military in the show Just a little something nostalgic that I found. He smirked. General Specific will get Sheep at any cost, and, knowing that the farm is at stake, Sheep is forced to leave for the big city. The Ranting Swede (voiced by Kevin Seal) is a Swedish man who rants about pianos, supermarkets, and a variety of other topics. Sheep In The Big City season 2 episode 11 Oh, the Ewemanity : General Specific can't capture Sheep because he is too small for his net, so he blows him up using an enlarging ray. Twice the gifts for half the pay! Sheep is the main protagonist in Sheep in the big city. Thunderbolt Ross (Marvel Cinematic Universe), https://villains.fandom.com/wiki/General_Specific?oldid=3648720. He only bleats. "Sheep and the Big City" is a wonderful, and cute show. His name is also oxymoronic. With Kevin Seal, Ken Schatz, James Godwin, Stephanie D'Abruzzo. X-Agent successfully entraps Sheep but later changes his mind because he realizes that friendship with Sheep mattered more. Sheep gets more than he bargained for when he accidentally swallows a diamond and receives much of the town's adoration and attention. Meanwhile, Lady Richington takes Swanky to the Greyhound Race Track. His inventions include the Sheep-Powered Ray Gun, the Clome, and a Time-Travel Bicycle (although Private Public flatly points out that if he can invent a time machine why cannot he invent a ray gun that works without a sheep). To escape the clutches of the secret military organization, Sheep goes into a dance club which General Specific is not cool enough for. The General Specific is dim-witted, unlike his right hand man, Private Public. Sondra also jokingly suggested (albeit it's unclear if she said it on her own or if she was still acting as Farmer John's mother) that Farmer John could be named, Ben Plotz (voiced by Ken Schatz) is the show's. X-Agent returns and swears to protect Sheep from General Specific. Each product is usually of low quality (contrary to what one may think) or causes pain in some way. Appearance [edit | edit source]. The Ranting Norwegian (voiced by Kevin Seal) is a Norwegian man who does not know much about ranting but instead talks about a car he recently got, and appreciates things rather than ranting about them. He is never discouraged by his constant losses. The Angry Scientist (voiced by Mo Willems) often gets his hump busted for being an Angry Scientist rather than Mad, but he is the brains behind the organization, despite his extremely limited grasp of the English language (referring to it with the phrase "Why are you not my Englishness be understanding? Sheep in the Big City is Cartoon Network's ninth original animated series. [2] It also features several unrelated sketches and shorts, similar to those from The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends. For example, in episode 8, when General Specific finally captures Sheep, the Angry Scientist states that he didn't actually have the Ray Gun ready, thinking that they would never capture Sheep due to it "being so contrary to the set-up of the show". However, his plans are always foiled because of either Sheep escaping or being captured by another villain or being defeated by Sheep's … When an agent for a dish washing commercial discovers Sheep, Sheep decides to become a model to avoid General Specific. Literal humor is also important to the show's style. The show usually begins with a completely unrelated clip, which turns out to be a show that Sheep is watching. Sheep quickly ran for shelter to get away from the storm. Private Public is tall and slim unlike General Specific. He has a big nose and a square face and green eyes. X Agent becomes best friends with Sheep and, after feeling remorse for betraying Sheep, betrays Specific and becomes a, Oxymoron is an ox who debuted in numerous "Phony Bologna" advertisements for the Oxymoron company. With the entire cast of "Sheep in the Big City" sick, the audience shall instead, watch an old black-and-white silent film featuring the ancestors and relatives of the cast. However, the crew decide to free Sheep to get their jobs back. Let's Be Heroes crossover special "Crossover Nexus", as one of the many Cartoon Network heroes that was summoned and defeated by Strike. Swanky the Poodle (voiced by Stephanie D'Abruzzo) is a, Great Scott (voiced by Ken Schatz) is a Scotsman, appearing and saying "EEE-Yeeeeeeeeesssss?" 4. When sheep was born he apperently looked like a sheep acording to his formor owner farmer John. At the time, the premiere of Sheep in the Big City was the highest-rated premiere for a Cartoon Network original series.[4]. Sheep In The Big City season 1 episode 8 15 Muttons of Fame (aka They'll Flock to See Ewe) When an agent for a dishwashing commercial discovers Sheep, Sheep decides to become a model to avoid General Specific. Sheep leaves Farmer John's farm in pursuit of a happy life in the big city. Sheep(voiced by Kevin Seal) is an anthropomorphic sheep, who is the main protagonist of the series. Big "NO! 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