Captain Kangaroo dead at 76
MONTPELIER, Vt — Bob Keeshan, who gently entertained and educated generations of children as television’s walrus-mustachioed Captain Kangaroo ... chatting with his good friend Mr. Green Jeans, played by Hugh “Lumpy” Brannum.
Green Jeans: His Clothes Were His Name 'Captain Kangaroo' Recalls His Years On Television With Hugh Brannum
That's because "Captain Kangaroo," the long-running children's television show ... who died Sunday at 77 after suffering for years with cancer, played Mr. Green Jeans until the show went off the air in 1984. "Captain Kangaroo" returned in 1986 when ...
Meet The New Captain Kangaroo
John McDonough grew up watching one of his television ... All New Captain Kangaroo," premiering locally at 7 a.m. Sunday on WPWR-Ch. 50. As the new Captain, the Connecticut actor will lead familiar characters such as Mr. Green Jeans (now played by George ...
Summer Season in full swing at Fort Salem Theatre in Salem, N.Y.
You would have to be "of a certain age" or a historian of television to be aware of him, but for those in neither category, Mr. Green Jeans was Captain Kangaroo's sidekick back when that pre-Sesame Street era show ruled ... who played a cocktail lounge ...
Mr. Green Jeans' Dies At 77
Hugh Brannum of Saylorsburg, who for 30 years played Mr. Green Jeans, the friendly farmer, handyman and unsuccessful inventor on "Captain Kangaroo," has died at ... soon began writing the bandleader's television show in addition to playing in the band.