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Tagline:
Growing Up is the Greatest Adventure of All
Plot:
Entertaining misadventures of a four year old boy named Caillou, where each day he discovers something new and interesting with his mommy... See more »
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Annoying and a REALLY bad example for kids See more (60 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 39)
Ellen David ... Miss Martin (68 episodes, 2000-2013)
Jennifer Seguin ... Caillou's Mom / ... (56 episodes, 2004-2013)
Merlee Shapiro ... Storyteller / ... (56 episodes, 2004-2013)
Pat Fry ... Caillou's Dad / ... (54 episodes, 2004-2013)
Annie Bovaird ... Caillou / ... (46 episodes, 2005-2013)
Jesse Vinet ... Rosie (46 episodes, 2004-2013)
Bob Stutt ... Gilbert (42 episodes, 2004-2013)

Sofie Uretsky ... Clementine / ... (40 episodes, 2004-2013)
Graeme Jokic ... Leo (36 episodes, 2006-2013)
Pauline Little ... Grandma / ... (31 episodes, 2004-2013)
Melissa Pirrera ... Sarah / ... (30 episodes, 2004-2013)
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Series Directed by
Larry Jacobs (26 episodes, 2010)
Jean Pilotte (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Nick Rijgersberg (2 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Writing credits
Shelley Hoffman (9 episodes, 2010)
Robert Pincombe (9 episodes, 2010)
Nisha Muire (7 episodes, 2006)
Todd Brian (3 episodes, 2010)
Kenn Scott (2 episodes, 2010)

Caroline R. Maria (unknown episodes, 2000)
Joan Scott (unknown episodes, 2000)
Jacques E. Bouchard (unknown episodes)
Dave Dias (unknown episodes)
Hugh Duffy (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Matthew Brown .... producer (26 episodes, 2010)
Jane Crawford .... series producer (26 episodes, 2010)
Sheila Dinsmore .... executive story editor (26 episodes, 2010)
Sean Rogers .... executive producer (26 episodes, 2010)
Jamie Waese .... supervising producer (26 episodes, 2010)

Josée Mauffette .... producer (unknown episodes)
Peter Moss .... producer (unknown episodes)
Lesley Taylor .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Christian Roy (40 episodes, 2000-2006)
 
Series Art Direction by
Wynand Groenewald (24 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Production Management
Tammi Klein .... production manager (26 episodes, 2010)
Jennifer Macleod .... post-production manager (26 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Waldren .... assistant director (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
 
Series Art Department
Claudio Berinato .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Reonie Bothma .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Faghmee Coenraad .... layout (26 episodes, 2010)
Chris de Villiers .... character build (26 episodes, 2010)
Chris Denovan .... background design (26 episodes, 2010)
Shan Fischer .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Chaise Frederick .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Denzil Lewis .... layout (26 episodes, 2010)
Richard Mackintosh .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Shane Marks .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Nathan Miller .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Gareth Mulligan .... character build (26 episodes, 2010)
Mary Jane Oliver .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Filip Orekhov .... layout (26 episodes, 2010)
Simon Pienaar .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Andre Roux .... character build (26 episodes, 2010)
Hein Schultz .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Stephen Spinas .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Darius Swarts .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Erik van der Walt .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Leandro van der Westhuizen .... character design (26 episodes, 2010)
Leon van Vreden .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Kelly Walker .... backgrounds (26 episodes, 2010)
Jenni Hutton .... lead layout (24 episodes, 2010)
Jean Banville .... storyboard artist (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Bibo Bergeron .... storyboard artist (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Stefanie Gignac .... storyboard artist (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Dev Ramsaran .... storyboard artist (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Paul Schibli .... storyboard artist (3 episodes, 2000-2006)

Mark Dubeau .... storyboard artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Marc Léveillé .... sound effects editor (40 episodes, 2000-2006)
Lise Wedlock .... sound supervisor (40 episodes, 2000-2006)
François Arbour .... dialogue recordist (5 episodes, 2003)
Joe Tetreau .... dialogue editor (5 episodes, 2010)
Kelly Kincaid .... dialogue editor (1 episode, 2000-2004)

John Dykstra .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes, 2005)
Michael Mancuso .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes, 2005)
Henry Godding Jr. .... dialogue recordist (unknown episodes)
Philippe Pelletier .... second re-recording engineer (unknown episodes)
Jean Christophe Verbert .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Marc Fortin .... digital compositor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Stego .... digital compositor (39 episodes, 1997-2010)
Wynand Groenewald .... lead animation director (24 episodes, 2010)
David Hecker .... animation director (24 episodes, 2010)
Skye Renaud .... background painter (22 episodes, 2005-2006)
Andrew 'Big Show' Blodgett .... animator (20 episodes, 2005-2010)
Jonathan Alenskas .... animation director (19 episodes, 2010)
Trevor Brown .... animator (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
Denise Robertson .... animation director (16 episodes, 2010)
Matt Torode .... animation director (13 episodes, 2010)
Jade Mathieson .... layout artist (12 episodes, 2010)
Chris Fazio .... animator (8 episodes, 2005-2006)
Bryan Devlin .... lead animator (8 episodes, 2010)
Ryan du Carte .... animator (8 episodes, 2010)
Eva Nossek .... animator (8 episodes, 2010)
Nic Smal .... animator (8 episodes, 2010)
Faghrie Coenraad .... animator (7 episodes, 2010)
Dwayne de Kock .... animator (7 episodes, 2010)
Robyn Dudley .... animator (7 episodes, 2010)
Stephen Kulp .... animator (7 episodes, 2010)
Magnus Claussen .... animator / senior animator (6 episodes, 2010)
Chesrae Martin .... animator (6 episodes, 2010)
Peter van Der Heuwel .... animator (6 episodes, 2010)
Nick Welch .... animator (6 episodes, 2010)
Drew Mandigo .... animation supervisor / layout supervisor / ... (5 episodes, 2000-2006)
Zozette Balsaras .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Kelly Benadie .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Junia Beya .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Louwrisa Blaauw .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Geran Bronn .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Nkululeko Cekiso .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Gerhardus Cruywagen .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Malan de Kock .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Jemma Ledger .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Jaco Lourens .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Mpho Madi .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Seva Moodley .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Chris Pieterse .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Tammy Roussouw .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
David Theron .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Neil van Nimwegen .... lead animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Ruohua Zheng .... animator (5 episodes, 2010)
Rod Amador .... assistant animation director (4 episodes, 2006)
Tyronne Herring .... lead animator / senior animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Dani Kirsten .... animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Kristi Launder .... senior animator / lead animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Sibusiso Mndaweni .... animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Francois Schonken .... animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Keegan Thornhill .... animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Motlalepule Tladi .... animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Tim Wang .... lead animator (4 episodes, 2010)
Marcos Da Silva .... animation timing director (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Sebastian Grunstra .... animation timing director (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Al Jeffery .... animation timing director (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Jean Pilotte .... animation timing director (3 episodes, 2000-2006)
Jessica Adams .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Dominique Bouckaert .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Mduduzi Cwele .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Che-Bianca Evason .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Ameen Ganie .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Tshepho Masithela .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Freedom Nedohe .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Schalk Pienaar .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
William Pule .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Rhoda Rutherford .... lead animator / animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Moses Tshabalala .... animator (3 episodes, 2010)
Jean Banville .... animation timing director (2 episodes, 2006)
Nadja Cozic .... animation timing director (2 episodes, 2006)
Grace Lam .... animation supervisor (2 episodes, 2006)
Kay Carmical .... animator (2 episodes, 2010)
Jesse Kirkwood .... animator (2 episodes, 2010)
Liza Kotze .... animator (2 episodes, 2010)
Mulalo Nedohe .... animator (2 episodes, 2010)
Carmen Randall .... animator (2 episodes, 2010)
Ryan Rose .... animator (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Editorial Department
Dene Mcleod .... assistant editor (16 episodes, 2010)
Ed Ham .... on-line editor (7 episodes, 2005-2006)
Kelly Kincaid .... editor: animatic / picture editor (4 episodes, 2006-2010)
 
Series Music Department
Hayden Whiting .... music editor (56 episodes, 2000-2006)
Richard Evans .... songs (3 episodes, 2003-2006)
 
Series Other crew
Phiroza Gorvalla .... production coordinator (26 episodes, 2010)
William Patterson .... production assistant (26 episodes, 2010)
Patricia Shinkoda .... production coordinator (26 episodes, 2010)
Liezel Vermeulen .... production staff (26 episodes, 2010)
Sheila Dinsmore .... story editor (12 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Thanks
Glenn Gillis .... special thanks (15 episodes, 2010)
 

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Referenced in Caillou's Holiday Movie (2003) (V)See more »

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26 out of 36 people found the following review useful.
Annoying and a REALLY bad example for kids, 22 January 2008
Author: beeryusa from Boston, MA, USA

As a 45 year-old parent of a 4 year-old daughter I must say I have to agree with some other reviewers here - this show is terrible. I guess the developers of this show fail to understand that 4 year-olds will see Caillou as a role model and they do not get the character arc. So when Caillou is being whiny or ungrateful and he learns how to behave in the last few minutes of the show, what kids remember is the whininess, not the lesson.

Caillou is a horrible show that teaches kids how not to behave. My daughter actually started to behave much worse after being exposed to this show than she did before seeing it. At one point she even copied Caillou's style of tantrum - where he falls on the floor and kicks his legs while crying - on one level that was amusing but it was clear that our daughter was using the show to learn very bad behaviour. Thanks to the title lock on our DVR this show is now blocked and our daughter has once again become the sweet, well-mannered and happy 4 year-old she was before she saw Caillou.

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