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Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends 

This popular series follows the adventures of Thomas the Tank Engine and all of his engine friends on the Island of Sodor.
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Michael Angelis ...
 Narrator (UK) / ... 336 episodes, 1991-2012
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 Narrator (US) / ... 239 episodes, 2002-2012
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 The Fat Controller (UK) / ... 199 episodes, 2010-2017
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 Sir Topham Hatt (US) / ... 174 episodes, 2010-2017
Matt Wilkinson ...
 Cranky (UK) / ... 140 episodes, 2010-2017
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This popular series follows the adventures of Thomas the Tank Engine and all of his engine friends on the Island of Sodor.

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In season 13, it is revealed that Sir Topham Hatt's first name is 'Bertram', and he is also shown to have a brother named 'Sir Lowham Hatt'. See more »

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[repeated line]
Thomas: Well, bust my buffers!
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Crazy Credits

[UK version only] During the fifth season, Michael Angelis (the narrator) is not credited in the opening titles. See more »

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Referenced in Heartburn Hotel: Blood (1998) See more »

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Thomas the Tank Engine Theme
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Composed by Mike O' Donnell and Junior Campbell
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Amazing!
25 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

Thomas the Tank Engine has been around on the television since 1984, and its clear to see why. Everything is made to a great standard of quality, and it offers a sense of originality.

Who would of thought that The Reverend Wilbert Awdry had originally only written these stories as bed time stories for Christopher Awdry, when he was ill. These stories were first written during the 1920's, and when they eventually got published into books, known as The Railway Series, and then onto television.

Although not all the stories are based on The Railway Series lately, they still have the same impact.

I think its safe to say that Thomas and his friends will be around for a very long time to come.


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