George of the Jungle


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

George of the Jungle

bungling do-gooder. [TV: Terrace, I, 305–306]
References in periodicals archive ?
But George of the Jungle going all Rambo also tells us that Osborne is at a dead end after being dumped.
GEORGE of the Jungle star Brendan Fraser swung into the capital yesterday as he prepared to become the latest Hollywood star to take to the West End stage.
CLAIM TO FAME: Trained animals for flicks like George of the Jungle and Urban Legends, and the TV series Animorphs.
HOLLYOAKS' Jorgie Porter may have been hoping to meet a Tarzan on I'm A Celebrity, but seems to have found a George of the Jungle instead.
Career: Fraser made a string of forgettable comedies such as California Man and Airheads, before George of the Jungle set him on the road to success in 1997.
05pm) Western, starring Howard Keel and Jane Powell 1954 hhhhh George of the Jungle (TG4, 5.
Ruby because I liked it, George from George of the Jungle, Bella from Disney, Spike because his fir sticks up and my dad named the fish.
George of the jungle has taken over from Joe Swash as market leader at 5-2 with Paddy Power, who reckon that after the first eviction we'll see a sign reading 'Kilroy-Silk woz ere'.
Having trod the stage, TV and the big screen since he had his first lead role in 1992's Encino Man, he has made his name playing bumbling goofballs in George Of The Jungle, Airheads and Blast From The Past.
Still, you have to wonder just how much Smithee's being deliberately provocative, after all this is a man whose Top 10 Underrrated Movies includes both Brendan Fraser's mind-bogglingly awful George of the Jungle and "fantastic actor" (sic) Matthew McConaughey's risible Sahara.
Chief William Bratton of the Los Angeles Police Department reminds me of the cartoon character George of the Jungle.