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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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 Dipsy (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Laa-Laa (226 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Po (226 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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When production finished, the BBC had commissioned a total of 367 episodes - enough for every day of the year. It was decided that, as the target audience changes so quickly, more episodes were not needed See more »

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Narrator: Teletubbies love each other very much.
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Utterly awful crap.
26 March 2004 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

I'm surprised the 'Teletubbies' has lasted as long as it has. This really is the worst children's show ever made for several reasons. Firstly the dialogue used by the Teletubbies is so banal and so stupid that it is totally uneducational and teaches children nothing useful. And also the way the Teletubbies prance around and roll about is really absurd and is also totally uneducational to children. Also the way they repeat those awful shows that appears on these creatures bellys is like sitting in a Nazi concentration camp, utter torture. The music too is totally hideous. So parents if you're looking for a good programme for your children don't use this whatever you do.


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