The Muppets, as babies, have adventures with their imaginations inside their nursery.
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Muppet Babies (TV Series 2018)
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Baby versions of Jim Henson's famous Muppet characters go on wacky adventures through their imaginations

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 Nanny (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Animal / ... (81 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Animal / ... (26 episodes, 1984-1985)
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The animated adventures of Jim Henson's Muppets as babies. Baby Kermit, Piggy, Gonzo, Animal, Fozzie, Rowlf, Scooter, Skeeter (and occasionally Bunsen, Beaker, and Bean Bunny), under the care of their green striped socks-wearing Nanny, get into mischief using their imaginations. Songs highlighted the series. Written by Ondre Lombard <piero@cyberverse.com>

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(1985-1986) | (107 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Skeeter is the only one of the main baby characters who was never made in an "adult" puppet form for The Muppets' standard appearances. She is unique to this animated version, and was created because the producers wanted another female character in the show. She was voiced by men (Howie Mandel and Frank Welker), just like most of the adult female puppet characters. See more »

Quotes

"Spaceton Theme" Singers: [singing a theme similar to "The Jetsons"] Meet those Spacetons.
Kermit: [shouts] Stop that singing!
"Spaceton Theme" Singers: [singing] Stop that singing.
Piggy: Kermit, fix it!
"Spaceton Theme" Singers: [singing] Kermit, fix it.
Kermit: Sheesh.
Piggy: Oh, brother!
"Spaceton Theme" Singers: [singing] Sheesh, oh brother.
Piggy: [shouts] Quiet!
Kermit: [shouts] Shut up!
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Crazy Credits

After the credits of each episode, Gonzo and Animal would do something that matched that episode's theme and it would end with Animal saying "Go bye bye!" See more »

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Awesome...just awesome!
22 October 2001 | by (That dim space over there in the closet) – See all my reviews

This is without a doubt one of the greatest cartoon shows ever put on TV. The '80s were chock full of great cartoons, but this one (along with The Raccoons) was the best one of all. I'm a huge fan of the Muppets, and I think I love the Muppet Babies even more than the grown-up Muppets! All the characters on this show were great. It's one of the few shows where I don't hate one of the characters. My favorites are Baby Beaker and Baby Gonzo. I love Beaker because he's actually my favorite Muppet period, and because on this show he was cute beyond belief! His 'meep meep' voice was even cuter! And I love Baby Gonzo because I can relate to him so much. I've always been bit of an outsider who likes to do her own thing.

So all in all, this cartoon is a sure-fire classic, and should be put back on TV!

My rating: 11/10


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