Don Adams was an American actor, comedian, and director who is best known for his television role as Maxwell Smart (Agent 86) on the NBC/CBS comedy series Get Smart from 1965 to 1970. He is also known for his voice roles as the title character on the semi-educational animated series Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales from 1963 to 1966 and as Inspector Gadget on the animated series Inspector Gadget from 1983 to 1986.

He voiced Principal Hickey in the Disney animated series Pepper Ann and played Brain in the 1999 Disney film Inspector Gadget, a nod to his voice role as Inspector Gadget in the animated series.