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 / ... (30 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Ellen Josephine Hickle / ... (29 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Don Wrigley (29 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

Only Mike Maronna appears in all 39 episodes. Little Pete is not in "Yellow Fever" 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 »

Quotes

[after Younger Pete attempts to break the world's record for days without sleep]
Joyce Wrigley: Beautiful day, isn't it?
Younger Pete Wrigley: Dawn was better.
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In the opening theme song, each main character's first name is See more »

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Featured in Nostalgia Critic: Nickcoms (2009) See more »

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Hey Sandy
by Polaris
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The Most Amazing Eruption of Nostalgia
20 October 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Have you ever watched something so emotionally bound to your childhood that when seen today gives you an overwhelming sense of nostalgia almost to the point of tears? This is exactly what occurred when I watched The Adventures of Pete and Pete, or just "Pete and Pete" as my brothers and I would call it. This television show defined my childhood.

I remember being so shocked when I saw little Pete grown up on All That and Figure It Out. And seeing big Pete in somewhat recent movies like Slackers and 40 Days and 40 Nights sends me into that emotional swirl. There's a passion that builds that can only be satisfied by looking these actors up to see what they do, and I feel good seeing that some, although very few, are still doing stuff today. What a terrible tangent I spiraled this into. Nonetheless, I love this show.


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