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J. Gander Hooter

Voiced by: Danny Mann

Alias: Director Hooter

Real name: Initial “J” Unknown.

Nicknames: Hooter, J. Gander.

Occupation: Chief Director of S.H.U.S.H


Darkwing Duck (ally, off-the-books employee)

Vladmir Grizzlikoff (Chief agent of SHUSH)


vlcsnap-2015-04-21-02h18m01s194J. Gander Hooter (not to be confused with J. Gander Hoover of the DuckTales series) is the current head of SHUSH and is a very kind, patient, old goose.

He is one of the few authoritarian figures in St. Canard who respects Darkwing and admires his crime-fighting skills. When SHUSH is unable to solve a case he often calls in Darkwing to help out with his ‘unique’ detective methods.


Fact’s about J. Gander:

  • His name is based off of John Edgar Hoover, the first director of the FBI.

Episode Appearances:

  1.  Heavy Mental
  2. The Darkwing Squad
  3. The Merchant of Menace
  4. Apes of Wrath
  5. Paraducks
  6. Just Us Justice Ducks (Part 1)
  7. Water Way To Go
  8. Trading Faces
  9. Dirty Money
  10. In Like Blunt
  11. Disguise The Limit
  12. Bad Tidings