Perfect Hair Forever

Cartoon Network (ended 2007)
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  • Episode Guide
  • S 2 : Ep 1

    Return to Balding Victory

    Aired 4/1/07

  • S 1 : Ep 6


    Aired 12/16/05

  • S 1 : Ep 5

    Woke Up Drunk

    Aired 12/25/05

  • S 1 : Ep 4

    Happy Suck Day

    Aired 12/9/05

  • S 1 : Ep 3

    Cat Snatch Fever

    Aired 12/4/05

  • Cast & Crew
  • H. Jon Benjamin


  • Dave Willis

    Coffio, Uncle Grandfather, Catman

  • Kim Manning


  • Nick Ingkatanuwat

    Comedy Tree

  • MF Doom

    Sherman (giraffe)

  • show Description
  • Perfect Hair Forever is a show about a young boy named Gerald who for some unknown reason is going bald. He sets off on an adventure to gain "perfect hair forever" under the guidance of his mentor, Uncle Grandfather, and Rod, The Anime God. He meets many strange individuals who join him in his quest including the Action Hotdog, Norman Douglas (Former the Inappropriate Comedy Tree), The King of All Animals, Twisty (aka Terry), and others. He is thwarted at every step by Coiffio, the Evil Controller of Cats, whose minions include Catman, Model Robot, and the Astronomic Cat.Essentially it's a big parody of Japanese Anime, and is not meant to be taken seriously, at all. Not even a little bit.moreless

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (9)

    • Sharko: My father put his human penis in my mother's shark vagina.

    • Action Hot dog: Sing the la la la la la.

    • Coiffio: What the EFF are you doing? Cat Man: Whaddya mean? I'm grooming. Coiffio: Where is Gerald?! Cat Man: Oh, he's getting chased by a bear. Coiffio: Oh, the bear I had to send because you were so busy with your EFFing gwooming! Cat Man: Sorry, man, you're breaking up... Coiffio: The bear I had to send because you were so busy with your EFFing gwooming! Cat Man: Are you calling Cat Man undependable? Coiffio:Yes, pussy cat man! Cat Man: Yeah, you know what? Suck it. Coiffio: Yes!

    • Model Robot: I think we're dealing with a very, very, very smart person... or a very, very, very stupid person. Coiffio: And so we are very, very, very much in danger... or very, very, very much... safe!

    • Rod the Anime God: The cat is the wolf.

    • Young Man:You don't understand! People are getting dead!

    • (After the baby driving the car falls into the hole with the Young Man and animals) Young Man: First, I get trapped in a hole with smelly animals who bicker. Then, my hand gets severed. Now I have to care for a drunk baby. Sherman: We could eat that.

    • Gerald: Mom, where's my bike? Mom: Uh...oh, you know what? Japanese Bear Dad sold it to himself to use in his Tokyo circus act. (Japanese Bear Dad walks by, knocking Gerald down) Gerald: Hey (stands up) Let's find that circus and buy back my bike. Mom: Oh, can we do it tomorrow? Gerald: Tomorrow? Japan isn't open on Sundays. Mom: Not your tomorrow. My tomorrow's Wednesday.

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    Notes (25)

    • On April Fools Day 2007, this episode was shown in the style of a scratched VHS tape with English subtitles.

    • Kim Manning, Director of Programming for Adult Swim, provides the voice of 'Gerald' in "Perfect Hair Forever."

    • Reportedly, one of the reasons for the delay in the production and release of the "Squidbillies" episodes is that the scripts went through constant rewrites, with at least three occurring between March and October 2004.

    • One rumor involving the reason for Perfect Hair/Anime Talk Show airing rather than the Squidbillies pilot was that the people at Williams Street simply weren't sure where to take the show. That storyboards had been drawn up, scripts written, and even basic animation done, but that both resources and time simply were overtaxed and unavailable, so "Perfect Hair Forever," which had been completed months before, was aired in its place. The 'Anime Talk Show' involving Space Ghost and company was recorded, animated, and edited mere days before broadcast. Or so the rumor goes.

    • Someone on the "Perfect Hair" production staff is a Democrat. In the WingDings-font credits for the show they showed in the "Squidbillies" slot ("Perfect Hair Forever"), in the first block of incomprehensible text there was a string of four symbols: the "No" circle-slash, a G, a lowercase omega, and a B. "No GWB".

    • Several minutes of "teaser" footage for the Squidbillies public debut were created for the 2004 San Diego Comicon in San Diego and the 2004 Dragon con in Atlanta. The initial reaction was mixed, with most fans unsure of what to make of the show.

    • "Squidbillies" is animated almost entirely in Flash, the same computer program used to produce and animate "Foster's Home For Imaginary Friends," created by Craig McCracken (who also created "The Powerpuff Girls").

    • This was Sharko's "official" introduction into the Adult Swim menagerie of characters. Although Sharko (voice of Matt Thompson) appeared as a guest on Space Ghost's talk show discussing what it is everyone just saw, he did so mere days before the new episodes of Sealab 2021 in which he appeared aired. While he "died" on Space Ghost's talk show thanks to Squidbilly Early Kyler and a very hungry bear, Sharko would later go on to appear in the 2004 Sealab 2021 episodes 'Joy of Grief,' 'Sharko's Machine,' and 'Return of Marco.'

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    Trivia (1)

    • They drop the F bomb in this episode despite being rated TV 14.

    Allusions (4)

    • Uncle Grandfather refers to Gerald at one point as "Gerald Bald Z," a parody of the Japanese Anime "Dragon Ball Z."

    • When an external view of Japanese Bear Dad's house is shown, we see on the street sign on the left of the shot. The street that Japanese Bear Dad live's on is Desolation Row, which may be a reference to a Bob Dylan song.

    • There is a small framed picture of Mouse Fitzgerald(the main character in 12 Oz. Mouse) outside the network executive's office.

    • Coffio: I will end you! How do you like them apples? This was an exact line from the 1997 movie Good Will Hunting.

  • Fan Reviews (11)
  • Reminds me of planet chasers starlight excellent

    By AlexMiaJacobK, Sep 13, 2012

  • Is it anime? no its Bananime.

    By mizasterj, Aug 14, 2008

  • omg i love this show what cant u say abou it i mean on one episode....

    By swordfish250, Apr 01, 2007

  • what was Adult Swim thinking

    By goodyjoel, Apr 01, 2007

  • Who doesnt want PERFECT HAIR FOREVER.

    By SoylentYellow, Nov 21, 2006

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