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 / ... (213 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Mary Alice Crosswire / ... (152 episodes, 1996-2015)
Daniel Brochu ...
 Buster Baxter / ... (141 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Binky Barnes / ... (140 episodes, 1996-2016)
Jodie Resther ...
 Francine Alice Frensky / ... (140 episodes, 1996-2016)
Arthur Holden ...
 Emil Nigel Ratburn III / ... (140 episodes, 1996-2016)
Sonja Ball ...
 Jane Read / ... (104 episodes, 1996-2015)
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Bespectacled aardvark Arthur Read demonstrates to kids how to deal with such childhood traumas and challenges as homework, teachers and bullies. He also has to contend with his sisters, but loves playing with his friends: tomboy Francine, foodie and best pal Buster, super smart Brain, rich girl Muffy and geography expert Sue Ellen. Written by Jwelch5742

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Mr Frensky's first name is Oliver 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 »

Connections

Followed by Arthur's Missing Pal (2006) 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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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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