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My Fair Brainy!/The Cat That Cried Woof! is the third episode of Pinky, Elmyra and the Brain. It originally aired on October 3, 1998. Both cartoons in this episode were animated by Wang.

My Fair Brainy![]

My Fair Brainy Title


In a spoof to My Fair Lady, the Brain devises a plan to take over the world through outer space. To get there, he enters Elmyra in a contest to be the first child aboard a space shuttle.




  • The episode's title and its plot reference the 1964 musical film My Fair Lady.
  • The "Tellechubbies" show that Pinky and Elmyra are watching at the beginning is a spoof of Teletubbies.

The Cat Who Cried Woof![]

Cat who cried wolf title


The Brain creates a formula that makes Elmyra's cat, Mr. Pussy-wussy, think he is a dog.



  • Pinky makes a reference to The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes starring Kurt Russell.

Production Notes[]

  • Hulu and HBO Max feature an incorrect label for the The Cat Who Cried Woof! segment.
    • On Hulu, the episode is capitalized incorrectly as the Cat Who Cried Woof, and lacks the exclamation mark.
    • Despite HBO Max correcting the capitalization error, the title still lacks the exclamation mark.


Voice Actors: Character(s):
Rob Paulsen Pinky
Maurice LaMarche The Brain
Cree Summer Elmyra
Nancy Cartwright Rudy Mookich
Frank Welker Mr. Pussy Wussy
Ed Begley Jr. Lloyd Oldtire
Tress MacNeille Maria Maria

List of Pinky, Elmyra and the Brain episodes
Season 1
Patty Ann / Gee, Your Hair Spells TerrificCute Little Alienhead / Better Living Through CheeseMy Fair Brainy! / The Cat Who Cried Woof!The Girl With Nothing Extra / Narfily Ever AfterThe Icky Mouse Club / The Man From WashingtonAt the Hop! / Pinky's Dream HouseYule Be Sorry / How I Spent My WeekendWag the Mouse / A Walk in the ParkThe Ravin! / Elmyra's Music Video / Squeeze PlayTeleport a FriendMr. Doctor / That's Edutainment!Fun, Time and Space / Hooray for MeatParty Night / The Mask of Braino