Arthur (1996– )

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The adventures of 8-year-old Aardvark Arthur Read. When he's not at home being hounded by his obnoxious, but scene-stealing little sister D.W. and his working class parents, he's finding ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
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 Mary Alice Crosswire / ... (129 episodes, 1996-2013)
Jodie Resther ...
 Francine Alice Frensky / ... (118 episodes, 1996-2013)
Daniel Brochu ...
 Buster Baxter / ... (111 episodes, 1996-2013)
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 Binky Barnes / ... (110 episodes, 1996-2013)
Arthur Holden ...
 Emil Nigel Ratburn III / ... (92 episodes, 1996-2013)
Sonja Ball ...
 Jane Read / ... (89 episodes, 1996-2013)
J.T. Turner ...
 Narrator (85 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Prunella Deegan (67 episodes, 1996-2012)
Joanna Noyes ...
 Grandma Thora Read / ... (66 episodes, 1996-2012)
A.J. Henderson ...
 Ed Crosswire / ... (66 episodes, 1996-2013)
Patricia Rodriguez ...
 Sue Ellen Armstrong (63 episodes, 1996-2003)
Michael Yarmush ...
 Arthur Timothy Read / ... (57 episodes, 1996-2012)
Walter Massey ...
 Principal Herbert Haney / ... (52 episodes, 1996-2013)
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 Fern Walters / ... (52 episodes, 1996-2013)
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The adventures of 8-year-old Aardvark Arthur Read. When he's not at home being hounded by his obnoxious, but scene-stealing little sister D.W. and his working class parents, he's finding educational misadventure at school with his pals: would-be bully Binky, pompous Francine, spoiled rich girl Muffy, genius Brain, and his best friend Buster. Arthur and the gang get into some pretty wild trouble sometimes, like the time Arthur and Brain are taunted by a dark-humored crossing guard, when Arthur, Brain and Binky find a key and fight about it, when Arthur and D.W. have to run the house when Mom and Dad fall ill, and many more. Based on the children's books by Marc Brown. Written by Dylan Self <robocoptng986127@aol.com>

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Trivia

George's surname is Nordgren. See more »

Goofs

In "D.W.'s Baby", when D.W. is playing with her toy truck on the floor, it's brown, but when she offers it to Baby Kate, it's blue. See more »

Quotes

D.W.: [singing] The itsy bitsy spider crawled up the Brussels sprout.
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Connections

Referenced in Lonesome Jim (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Arthur Theme Song
Composed by Judith Henderson and Jerry Devilliers
Performed by Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers
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Sooooooooooooooooooo Under-rated
13 July 2003 | by (U.S) – See all my reviews

This show is so great. it deserves a lot more credit. its a show for all ages. its not just for the little ones, which most people assume. Also, its WAY different than the books. The books are for kids, and the show is for everyone. Which is why i love this show so much! Actually it reminds me of the show doug, a cartoon that aired on nickelodeon a few years ago. I recently found out that doug arthur have the same writer! But arthur is a lot better. I heard that there is gonna be an arthur movie? did any one else hear this?


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