|The Chicken from Outer Space|
|Starring||Howard Hoffman, Chillie Mo|
|68th Academy Awards|
The Chicken from Outer Space is a 1996 animated sci-fi short film sponsored by Hanna-Barbera and Cartoon Network, was nominated for an Academy Award. Re-named "Courage the Cowardly Dog", it was developed as a television series in 1998, with John Dilworth serving as executive producer, director, and co-writer on all 52 half-hour episodes as well as voicing numerous characters.
An elderly couple's dog must defend them from a malicious space chicken, bent on conquest by infecting them with mutagenic eggs. First this quiet farm in the middle of nowhere, next, the world!