Pinwheel (1979– )

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Credited cast:
Elizabeth Abbassi ...
 (1979)
Dale Engel ...
 Smitty (1981-1989) (voice)
George James ...
 Jake (1981-1989) (voice)
Jim Jinkins ...
 Additional Voices (1981-1989) (voice)
C.C. Loveheart ...
 Coco the Mime #1 (1979) (as Caroline Cox)
Lowell Marin ...
 (1979)
Arline Miyazaki ...
 Kim
Lindanell Rivera ...
 Coco the Mime #2 (1979)
Betty Rozek ...
 Sal
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This children's variety show from Nickelodeon's early days featured puppets interacting with live actors in "Sesame Street"-like situations, along with various animated shorts from overseas. At 5 hours in length, "Pinwheel" kept children occupied well into the afternoon. Written by Jason A. Cormier

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Pinwheel Pinwheel Spinning Around
29 April 2002 | by (Chattanooga Tennesee) – See all my reviews

I watched this show daily as a young child and have very very fond memories of it. This show out shows any show we have on television right now. It is beyond me why reruns aren't being shown on Nickelodean, which is where I watched it. They need to have channels for reruns of all of these great shows that this generation is missing out on. This show was a classic. I especially remember the snail with the living room on the inside of his shell.


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