The TV cartoon follows a preteen girl named Ginger Foutley, along with two friends, as they try to fit in social life as well in school and try to avoid any embarrassments.
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Series cast summary:
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 Ginger Foutley / ... (53 episodes, 2000-2009)
Jeannie Elias ...
 Carl Foutley / ... (52 episodes, 2000-2009)
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 Hoodsey Bishop / ... (52 episodes, 2000-2009)
Aspen Vincent ...
 Dodie Bishop / ... (52 episodes, 2000-2009)
Jackie Harris ...
 Macie Lightfoot / ... (51 episodes, 2000-2009)
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 Lois Foutley / ... (47 episodes, 2000-2009)
Liz Georges ...
 Courtney Gripling / ... (36 episodes, 2000-2009)
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 Miranda Killgallen (35 episodes, 2000-2009)
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 Blake Gripling / ... (33 episodes, 2000-2009)
Kenn Michael ...
 Darren Patterson / ... (32 episodes, 2000-2009)
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 Brandon Higsby / ... (24 episodes, 2000-2009)
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The TV cartoon follows a preteen girl named Ginger Foutley, along with two friends, as they try to fit in social life as well in school and try to avoid any embarrassments.

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Someone once told me the grass is much greener on the other side.

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Animation | Family

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TV-Y7 | See all certifications »
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25 October 2000 (USA)  »

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The character Noelle Sussman is voiced by series creator Emily Kapnek. See more »

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Carl Foutley: Don't let the door hit you where the big guy split you.
Robert Joseph 'Hoodsey' Bishop: That... is *SO* cold.
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A breath of fresh air
27 June 2004 | by (LA California) – See all my reviews

While this show cannot compare to classics such as Rocko's Modern life or Ren & Stimpy, it is one of the best Nicktoons made in a while. It is one of those shows that captures your interest yet you can't explain why. Sadly, the Kid's network I grew up with is not the same as it once was, and there is little that todays kids will get to enjoy like I grew up with. However, compared to mediocre Catdog and plain awful Wild Thornberries, it is spectacular. As Told By Ginger is a small shimmer of hope in Nickelodeons future, which over the years has faded to black. One of the few good modern Nicktoons, hopefully it will fare better than the greats did.


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