The world first heard Bugs Bunny’s utter “What’s up, Doc?” when the cartoon “A Wild Hare” was released by Warner Brothers on July 27, 1940. Bugs continues to be featured and make cameos in many shorts, film, commercials, and much more. With Mel Blanc, June Foray, Jim Backus, Bea Benaderet. A Utah celery grower once offered a lifetime supply of their product to everyone at the studio, if they switched Bugs over to a … Bugs Bunny, the famous, Oscar-winning cartoon rabbit, hosts his first weekly television series, along with all his fellow Warner Brothers cartoon stars, including Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd, Yosemite Sam, the Tasmanian Devil, Tweety Bird, Sylvester Cat, the Road Runner, Wile E. Coyote, Pepe Le Pew, Foghorn Leghorn, and Speedy …

The “wabbit” in question, Bugs Bunny, will no doubt outsmart his rival, but first there’s his famous catchphrase. According to his 1990 “biography”, Bugs Bunny was born in Brooklyn New York on July 27, 1940, in a warren under Ebbets Field, home of the Brooklyn Dodgers.

Bugs Bunny first appeared in the 1940 Tex Avery short, A Wild Hare, but his anthropomorphic rabbit character was developed in other shorts during the 1930s.