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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. Look at my pinwheel and see what I found.
22 May 2003 | by (Fort Walton Beach, Florida) – See all my reviews

Pinwheel Pinwheel Spinning around. Look at my pinwheel and see what I found.

I can't remember much of this show, because I Was so young when it was on, but I do remember loving it. Nick needs to wake up and remember what made the network and rerun this show. The kids today don't know what good programming like this is.

Pinwheel Pinwheel where have you been?


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