The Adventures of Pete & Pete (1992–1996)

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This delightfully quirky show looks at the lives and adventures of two red headed brothers with the same name.

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 Big Pete Wrigley / ... (39 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Little Pete Wrigley / ... (39 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Joyce Wrigley / ... (29 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Ellen Josephine Hickle / ... (29 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Don Wrigley (28 episodes, 1992-1996)
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Pete and Pete are two red-headed brothers living in the somewhat surreal town of Wellsville. Pete, the older of the two, narrates the stories about their adventures in everyday life. Will Artie, the Strongest Man in the World, have to leave town? Why does X=Y? Can Pete ever rediscover the Perfect Song? Tune in and find out! Written by Mike Konczewski

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Trivia

The names of the slushies that the Petes, and the baseball team they belong to, drink are all named after Biblical figures. Flavors mentioned include Grape Judas, Lime Balthazar and the addictive Orange Lazarus. See more »

Goofs

In the introduction of the show, Mark Mulcahy is wearing a gray vest. In the next shot, the vest is gone and he is only wearing a shirt. The vest switches on and off numerous times. See more »

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[after being betrayed by Pete while he's baking him a cake]
Bus Driver Stu Benedict: I'll just put the finishing touches to my...
[stabbing cake]
Bus Driver Stu Benedict: Trust! Loyalty! Niceness!
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5 January 2000 | by (Ardmore, PA) – See all my reviews

This show is classic. The writing was well done and the characters were well developed. The show had weird stories: International Adult Conspiracy, looking for aliens in the town, getting back a lucky penny, to name a few. This was one of their few great shows and Nickelodeon had to can it. What a shame.


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