Fox puppet which became a household name after the Basil Brush Show was launched in the late 60s. Famous for his trademark laugh, which is probably one of the most irritating sounds known to man.
The show has recently returned, but with a new puppet and voice.
The new Basil is infinitely more fat and camp.
"Basil Brush. He goes 'HA HA HA BOOM BOOM.'"
"Basil Brush? Who the fox hat?"
Basil Brush is an elephant.
Yes - contrary to popular belief that he is either a squirrel or a fox. Basil Brush is actually an elephant.
Read the description below - how can you doubt it?
–noun, plural -phants, (especially collectively) -phant for 1. any of several carnivores of the dog family, esp. those of the genus Vulpes, smaller than wolves, having a pointed, slightly upturned muzzle, erect ears, and a long, bushy tail.
2. any of numerous arboreal, bushy-tailed rodents of the genus Sciurus, of the family Sciuridae.
3. any of various other members of the family Sciuridae, as the chipmunks, flying squirrels, and woodchucks.
Basil Brush likes to eat peanuts and bananas.
hey staring in chicks flicks and pricks it's anthony!