Teletubbies (1997–2001)

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In this television show for babies, the four colourful Teletubbies coo and play in idyllic Teletubbyland. They repeat fun, infant-pleasing activities such as rolling on the ground, laughing... See full summary »

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Jessica Smith ...
 Sun Baby (365 episodes, 1997-2001)
John Simmit ...
 Dipsy (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
Nikky Smedley ...
 Laa-Laa (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
Pui Fan Lee ...
 Po (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
Tim Whitnall ...
 Narrator / ... (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Additional Voice / ... (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Additional Voices (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
Mark Heenehan ...
 Tinky-Winky / ... (186 episodes, 1997-2001)
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In this television show for babies, the four colourful Teletubbies coo and play in idyllic Teletubbyland. They repeat fun, infant-pleasing activities such as rolling on the ground, laughing, running about, and watching real children on the televisions on their bellies. Mysterious pinwheels and telephones rise out of the meadow to loosely direct the day's activities. The Sun, featuring a baby's face, comments on the proceedings with baby noises, and it rises and sets to begin and end the show. Written by Carl J. Youngdahl <zomno@casbah.acns.nwu.edu>

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"Teletubby Land" was a farmer's field in Stratford-Upon-Avon. The set only had temporary planning permission, so once the show ended production in 2001, the set had to be turned back into a flat field. See more »

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Voice Trumpet: Time for Tubby bye-bye! Time for Tubby bye-bye!
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Lucinda Williams (1999) See more »

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trust me, i think teletubies has already been classified under horror on IMDb.
4 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The last comment i read said that this show should be put under horror. Well you're right! This stupid show scares me. My little sister convinced me to watch it and i regret it ever since. I watched it and it was a drag. You can't understand what they're saying. It's stupid! This does not help little children learn in anyway. But it will teach parents one more thing, DON'T WATCH TELETUBIES. I'm actually scared of these stupid little teletubies. This is probably the scariest thing i've seen next to Saw 1,2, and 3. Yo just don't see good children's shows these days. It's so sad. But i'm not surprised. Most PBS shows are usually crappy and not educational to children. I don't see how anybody can like this show. The stupid baby talk does not help little toddlers with their steps in trying to speak. To be honest, a good parent would keep their children away from this show at all costs. My little sister is 10 and she just got this to make fun of it. It was pretty much pointless for her to even get it. If i could i'd give this show a -1/10.


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