The Adventures of Pete & Pete (1993–1996)

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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, 1993-2005)
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 Little Pete Wrigley / ... (39 episodes, 1993-2005)
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 Ellen Josephine Hickle / ... (21 episodes, 1993-2005)
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 Joyce Wrigley / ... (20 episodes, 1993-2005)
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 Don Wrigley (19 episodes, 1993-2005)
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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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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 »

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In Big Pete's narration regarding Eisenhower, he claims he was the 35th president, when he was actually the 34th. See more »

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Don Wrigley: C'mon Pete, we gotta kill Bob while he's still alive!
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One of Nickelodeon's finest moments.
23 January 2002 | by (PA) – See all my reviews

The Adventures of Pete and Pete is one of my all-time favorite shows ever! It had some pretty good (and weird) characters, and episodes that left me entertained for more! I miss this show so much! Why did Nickelodeon cancel it? Probably for more dumb Nicktoons sniffle, sniffle.

This show ruled! A perfect 10 rating for this timeless classic!


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