Sparky comic also did a telly little men drawn by Les Barton. I also love this concept a lot Will we see a movie of The Numbskulls one day as it would be a good idea.
Brainy is in charge of the brain. It's up to him to listen to the other Numskulls and try to get them to do what's best for you. That doesn't always work out too well, though!
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No recent wiki edits to this page. Another version appears in the digital incarnation of The Dandy. It's been shown that several other Beano characters have their own Numskulls inside their head.
The latest Disney Pixar blockbuster hit cinemas this week. Inside Out tells the tale of what goes on inside the head of a young girl, with each of her emotions represented by different characters. If you grew in Britain, then chances are this might actually sound like a familiar premise, as it is almost exactly the same as long-running Beano and Beezer strip The Numskullswhich have been appearing in the comics since
The Numskullslittle people who lived inside a man and operated the various parts of his head, first appeared in The Beezer indrawn by Malcolm Judge. The original set of Numskulls were Brainy who controlled the brainBlinky who controlled the eyesNosey who controlled the noseLuggy who controlled the earsAlf and Fred who controlled the mouth. Tom Lavery drew the strip from toafter which Jimmy Glenn took over.
C Thomson. The strip is about a team of tiny human-like technicians who live inside the heads of various people, running and maintaining their bodies and minds. It first appeared in The Beezer from untildrawn by Malcolm Judge. The strip first appeared in The Beezer in and was drawn by Malcolm Judge.
Its cast of characters has been equally consistent, with only a handful — notably Lord Snooty, Biffo the Bear and Little Plum — being dropped as anachronisms. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Want to discuss real-world problems, be involved in the most engaging discussions and hear from the journalists?
And yet - since the movie was first announced back in - a number of people have been asking: just how original is it? Both, after all, feature five little creatures inhabiting and controlling the head of a child. Reporters phoning the Beano were met with a polite "no comment" - until today. The 'emotions' in Inside Out.