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The Busy World of Richard Scarry 

An entertaining and educational show for children about cartoon animals living in a small town, and the friendship between a cat and an earthworm.
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 Pickles / ... 39 episodes, 1993-1997
Denis Akiyama
Carl Banas
Michael Caloz
Rod Coneybeare
Diane D'Aquila
Tony Daniels
Susan Glover
Marvin Goldhar
Dean Hagopian
Dan Hennessey
Rick Jones
Chas Lawther
Joseph Mallozzi
Tracey Moore
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Ross Petty
Ron Rubin
Linda Sorensen
Norm Spencer
Chris Wiggins
Lisa Jai ...
 Additional Voices 31 episodes, 1993-1996
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 Additional Voices 31 episodes, 1993-1996
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Rex Hagon
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Sonja Ball ...
Len Carlson ...
 Brother Dennis 24 episodes, 1994-1997
John Stocker
Judy Marshak
Catherine Gallant
Tara Meyer
Ranee Lee
Don Dickinson
Marlow Vella
Dan Lebel
Mary Ellen Mahoney
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The ever popular children's cartoon book series by author and illustrator Richard Scarry about Busytown, comes to television, following the everyday daily lives of the Busytown citizens, mostly associated with Huckle Cat and his friend Lowly Worm, but also with neighbors such as Mr. Frumble, Bananas Gorilla, Sergeant Murphy, Wolfgang, Billy Dog, Hilda Hippo and Mr. Fix-It. Written by rocknrollunderdawg

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13 March 1994 (USA)  »

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If you pay attention in every episode you'll see a little yellow bug doing something See more »

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The mountain in the Paramount logo during the opening theme transforms into an animated mountain outside of Busytown. See more »

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i want it back!
11 July 2006 | by See all my reviews

i love the busy world of Richard scary and i think that it should be put back on t.v for the younger viewers. I, for one was a big fan of the show when i was younger and i do miss it being on t.v. sometimes my friends talk about that show and how much we used to love it and miss it dearly. we all would like to see the show back on television so we could all watch it again. I don't know about you other viewers and i really do not understand why they do not want to see it again or why they think it was useless. I really don't think shows are useless. I just think that they may be useless to me but very useful to other people, but then again that's just my opinion.


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