Pink Panther is a fictional animated character who appeared in the opening and closing credit sequences of every film in the Pink Panther series. The series began with the release of the film The Pink Panther in 1963.
The Pink Panther is associated with a number of cancer Awareness and support organisations. The Pink Panther is the mascot of the New Zealand Child Cancer Foundation and for a line of clothing to promote breast cancer Awareness.
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The Pink Panther Theme is an instrumental composition by Henry Mancini written as the theme for the 1963 film The Pink Panther and subsequently nominated for the 1964 Academy Award for Best Original Score.
The tune was included on the film’s soundtrack album and issued as a single in 1964; the single reached the Top 10 on the U.S. Billboard chart and won three Grammy Awards.
Paul Oakenfold remixed the theme song for the 2006 film followed by hundreds more. AlexK