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Brian Cosgrove on the inspiration for many children's television favourites

Duration: 07:14

Brian Cosgrove talks about the success of hit shows such as Dangermouse and Count Duckula as he picks up a special life achievement award from this year's BAFTA's.

Brian tells us about how his brother became the inspiration for Penfold, Dangermouse's close companion almost accidentally!

Brian will collect his special award at the British Academy Children's Awards in London on Sunday.

Available since: Mon 19 Nov 2012

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Breakfast 19/11/2012

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 19 Nov 2012

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