Arthur (1996– )

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Based on the books by Marc Brown, these are the adventures of Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, and his family and friends as they grow up and learn how to be good neighbors to one another.

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J.T. Turner ...
 Descriptive Narrator / ... (214 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Mary Alice Crosswire / ... (151 episodes, 1996-2015)
Daniel Brochu ...
 Buster Baxter / ... (140 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Binky Barnes / ... (138 episodes, 1996-2015)
Jodie Resther ...
 Francine Alice Frensky / ... (138 episodes, 1996-2015)
Arthur Holden ...
 Emil Nigel Ratburn III / ... (111 episodes, 1996-2015)
Sonja Ball ...
 Jane Read / ... (103 episodes, 1996-2015)
Rick Jones ...
 Additional Voices / ... (89 episodes, 1996-2010)
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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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Tommy Tibble is older than his twin brother, Timmy. See more »

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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 »

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Arthur Theme Song
Composed by Judith Henderson and Jerry Devilliers
Performed by Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers
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I Love This Show!!
5 November 2005 | by (Illinois, United States) – See all my reviews

I am 19 years old and I still watch Arthur. This show is a very good series chock full of important life lessons. In each episode, there is a problem that the kids have to deal with that does actually happen in real life. Sometimes, the problems cannot be solved at the end of the show and the writers don't try to solve them. I think this is important as in real life not all problems can be solved. Arthur sets the bar for what children's television should be. It is a show that teaches about friendship, family, love, dealing with bullies, siblings, responsibility, growing up, and even death with grace and style. It's topics are very relevant in our society today. Arthur has been a hit in my family for years and will continue to be for many more to come. Based upon Marc Brown's popular Arthur Adventure series, Arthur is a class-A hit for all ages!


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