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Seasons:
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Release Date:
11 September 1994 (USA) See more »
Plot:
An eccentric schoolteacher takes her class on wondrous educational field trips with the help of a magical school bus. Full summary »
Awards:
2 wins & 11 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
awesome show See more (16 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 10 of 26)

Lily Tomlin ... Ms. Valerie Frizzle (52 episodes, 1994-1997)

Daniel DeSanto ... Carlos Ramon (52 episodes, 1994-1997)

Erica Luttrell ... Keesha Franklin (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Tara Meyer ... Dorothy Ann (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Maia Filar ... Phoebe Terese (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Lisa Jai ... Wanda Li (52 episodes, 1994-1997)

Stuart Stone ... Ralphie Tennelli (52 episodes, 1994-1997)

Malcolm-Jamal Warner ... The Producer (41 episodes, 1994-1997)

Danny Tamberelli ... Arnold Perlstein (39 episodes, 1995-1997)
Andre Ottley-Lorant ... Tim Jamal (39 episodes, 1995-1997)
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Series Directed by
Larry Jacobs (39 episodes, 1994-1997)
Charles E. Bastien (30 episodes, 1995-1997)
 
Series Writing credits
Joanna Cole (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Bruce Degen (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Jocelyn Stevenson (23 episodes, 1994-1996)
Brian Muehl (17 episodes, 1994-1996)
George Arthur Bloom (15 episodes, 1995-1996)
John May (12 episodes, 1994-1996)
Kristin Laskas Martin (4 episodes, 1994-1995)
Ronnie Krauss (3 episodes, 1994-1995)
Robert Schechter (3 episodes, 1996)
Libby Hinson (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
Sean Kelly (2 episodes, 1995)

Series Produced by
Deborah Forte .... executive producer (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Patrick Loubert .... executive producer: Nelvana (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Jane Startz .... executive producer (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Patricia R. Burns .... coordinating producer: Nelvana (51 episodes, 1994-1997)
Stephen Hodgins .... supervising producer: Nelvana (51 episodes, 1994-1997)
Alison Blank .... executive producer (23 episodes, 1994-1996)
Karen Stevens .... coordinating producer (22 episodes, 1994-1996)
Kristin Laskas Martin .... supervising producer / executive producer (21 episodes, 1994-1996)
Vince Commisso .... line producer / producer (14 episodes, 1995-1996)
Janice M. Jacobs .... line producer (8 episodes, 1996)
Hasmi Giakoumis .... producer (6 episodes, 1994)
Kristen Martin .... supervising producer (2 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Original Music by
Peter Lurye (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
 
Series Casting by
Jessie Thomson (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
 
Series Production Design by
Andrew Hickson (13 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Production Management
Eric Black .... post-production supervisor / post-production manager (25 episodes, 1996-1997)
John Lynn .... executive in charge of production (25 episodes, 1996-1997)
Deborah Forte .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1994-1997)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Paul Bouchard .... assistant director (1 episode, 1994)
Scott Glynn .... assistant director (1 episode, 1994)
Glen Sylvester .... unit director (1 episode, 1994)
Michel Dazé .... unit director (1 episode, 1996)
 
Series Art Department
Andrew Hickson .... design supervisor (26 episodes, 1994-1995)
Charles E. Bastien .... storyboard artist (26 episodes, 1995-1997)
Robert Pincombe .... storyboard clean-up (13 episodes, 1997)
Franc Reyes .... designer (4 episodes, 1994)
Cynthia Ward .... character designer (3 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Sound Department
Elius Caruso .... sound re-recording mixer (26 episodes, 1995-1996)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Stephen Wood .... visual effects designer (13 episodes, 1994)
 
Series Animation Department
Marcos Gonzalez .... layout artist (13 episodes, 1994)
Erich Salloch .... layout artist (13 episodes, 1994)
Ron Wilson .... layout artist (13 episodes, 1994)
Stuart Shankly .... layout artist (11 episodes, 1995)
John Mahovlich .... key animator (7 episodes, 1994)
Phillip Stamp .... layout artist (2 episodes, 1997)
 
Series Editorial Department
Frank Biasi .... on-line editor (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Peter Winninger .... pre-production editor (13 episodes, 1997)
 
Series Music Department
Peter Lurye .... composer: title song (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
 
Series Other crew
Susan Blu .... voice director (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Scholastic's The Magic School Bus" - USA (complete title)
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Runtime:
30 min
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Certification:
Canada:G | USA:TV-Y (some episodes) | USA:TV-G (1994-1996)

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Quotes:
[repeated line]
Miss Frizzle:To the bus!
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Soundtrack:
On The Magic School BusSee more »

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15 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
awesome show, 24 April 2003
Author: (rabulione2590) from Washington, DC

when i was growing up i learned all i know about science from the magic school bus and bill nye the science guy. this show was great. it had cute plots, good information, and fun characters. i wish it was still on. i give it a 10/10!

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