Willy and Floyd (Series) (1966-1988)

Aka: Willy & Floyd; Willy & Floyd Arms

Willy and Floyd
Willy & Floyd featured wise Uncle Willy (Bill Luxton) and his buck-toothed nephew, Floyd (Les Lye) in a show full of slapstick, puppets and gags. Willy and Floyd was originally just a wrap-around for a Saturday morning cartoon series, but it soon expanded to a full half-hour show. It originated at CJOH in Ottawa and was eventually syndicated across Canada.

Guest stars included Klea Scott, Rich Little, Bruno Gerussi, Ferguson Jenkins, Emily Lye, Margaret Trudeau, Alanis Morissette and Willy, Josh & Ben Dunn.

Les Lye .... Floyd
Bill Luxton .... Uncle Willy

Original Broadcaster(s): CJOH

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byClick here to see the profile of this user CyberQuad, November 23, 2012
Courtney you're thinking of "The Friendly Giant"
byCourtney, December 23, 2007
Did this show have a talking moose on the wall? If not which show on CBC had a talking moose on the wall. I believe there was an old guy in it who wore a red and white pokadotted bow tie and an apron, it took place in a corner store?
Owner's reply

i think you're thinking Puttnam's Prairie Emporium which aired on CTV

byClick here to see the profile of this user WFfan, November 1, 2007
Does anyone have episodes of Willy and Floyd? I would love to acquire copies. If you do, please e-mail me at shangrilas47@hotmail.com

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