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Inspector Gadget is the first series of the Inspector Gadget franchise. It was created by DiC in alliance with Lexington Broadcast Services and Bohbot Entertainment. The series ran from 1983 to 1986, with a Christmas special airing in 1992.


The series follows a bumbling and incompetent cyborg cop named Inspector Gadget, who is sent on cases and missions by his boss, Chief Quimby. These schemes are often caused by his arch-nemesis, the evil Dr. Claw, head of the malevolent criminal agency M.A.D. With the unknown help of his brainy niece Penny, and her dog Brain, Gadget always comes out on top, usually resulting in Claw vowing revenge. 

Voice cast


Inspector Gadget (1983-1986): Episode Guide