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Mike Myers to Voice Pepe Le Pew – Film Already Deemed a Stinker?

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There are cartoon characters who span the ages, and those who can barely rouse the smallest number of fans. While Mickey and his cartoon brethren continue to stay in the public consciousness, Warner Bros.' classic characters are fading into the oblivion. A handy E-Poll* decided to do some market research on the Looney Tunes characters, and found them to be unrecognizable to many Americans over 13. 68 percent recognized Mike Myers, while only 66 percent recognized Bugs Bunny and 56 percent recognized Daffy Duck. To make things a little more interesting, while Bugs and Daffy are less known, audiences still have a more favorable impression of them (65 for Bugs, 55 for Daffy) than they do Mr. Myers' (52 percent).

What to do?

Why, reinvigorate both careers by grabbing an even more forgotten character and have it played by someone deemed less favorably than the fading characters! Et voila, we get Pepé Le Pew as voiced by Mike Myers.

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