Sid & Marty Krofft’s Mutt & Stuff (on Nickelodeon) has become something of a stop for interesting guest star cameos. On today’s episode (Friday 9:30 am EST/PST), “Doggie Mermaid Island,” Beverly D’Angelo continues that tradition.
We’ve talked about Mutt & Stuff before, notably when we chatted with legendary creators Sid and Marty Krofft about their careers and downright refusal to retire.
The show has much of the Krofft’s sometimes off-the-wall sensibilities, paired with the family-friendly nature of Nickelodeon. But if your preschoolers like dogs, they’ll probably love Mutt & Stuff.
Beverly D’Angelo makes a surprise appearance as a mermaid in the premiere week finale episode for Sid & Marty Krofft’s Mutt & Stuff. In the episode, D’Angelo plays Coral, a mermaid who is trying to bring Pearl–a half-dog, half-fish who is very shy–out of his shell. The class comes to Doggy Mermaid Island to help Pearl overcome her first‐day‐of‐school jitters.
Yeah, it’s as nuts as it sounds. Behold D’Angelo as Coral the Mermaid and Pearl: the dog-mermaid hybrid wearing a seashell bikini…