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The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (2001–2007)
"Grim & Evil" (original title)

TV Series  |  TV-Y7  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Family
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A show featuring the exploits of the Grim Reaper, forced into being the best friend of two children.


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Series cast summary:
 Grim / ... (77 episodes, 2001-2012)
 Billy / ... (77 episodes, 2001-2012)
 Mandy / ... (77 episodes, 2001-2012)
 Irwin / ... (58 episodes, 2002-2012)
 Billy's Mom / ... (40 episodes, 2001-2012)
 Pud'n / ... (33 episodes, 2001-2007)
 Mandy's Dad / ... (31 episodes, 2001-2007)
 Mindy / ... (31 episodes, 2002-2007)


The series is centered around the exploits of two young children-the optimistic, dim-witted, and kindhearted Billy, and the dark, ill-tempered, sinister, and very intelligent Mandy. After cheating at a limbo match against the Grim Reaper (out of retaliation for putting the limbo rod too low for them to go under), he is enslaved in a perpetual, unwanted friendship with the children, who use his magical abilities and supernatural powers to venture into supernatural locations or environments, such as the underworld, inhabited by an assortment of grotesque monstrous beasts. The pair also may use Grim's enormously strong supernatural abilities or ties with a number of beastly characters to achieve goals or desires for themselves with grotesque, altered, or twisted end results. Famed fictional monsters including Dracula, the Wolfman, and the bogeyman are also comically depicted in the series, which also includes the characters of the nerdy, awkward Irwin and the snobby, stuck-up, spoiled ... Written by Dynasti Noble

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Release Date:

24 August 2001 (USA)  »

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The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy  »

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Did You Know?


The show started as a short film made by creator Maxwell Atoms back in 1996. The film is about Billy wanting his inner demons out of him and Mandy wanting to saw him in half and Grim would emerge during the process. The film has not emerged since it's in a film roll according to Atoms. But there is a picture of what the film looked like, Billy looks pretty much the same but Mandy has major differences than her appearance in the show: she has pig tails, she has an evil smile, and she has a nose. See more »


Sometimes the flower of Mandy's shirt disappears. See more »


Hoss Delgado: Give it to us straight, Goodburger. Is our little Remus...
Mandy: Billy.
Hoss Delgado: ...Billy, on the bullet train to Smartsville, or is he riding the slow pony to the rubber forest?
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Crazy Credits

Billy, Mandy, and Grim appear in the closing credits on fake tarot, each character spoofing a real tarot card. Billy - The Fool Mandy - The Pope Grim - Death See more »


Referenced in Mad: Taking Nemo/Once Upon a Toon (2012) See more »

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A clever show about two obnoxious children, accompanied by the Grim Reaper as their "best friend."
10 September 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show is one of the most hilarious cartoons I have ever seen! The only drawback is the sometimes violent and/or disgusting humor, so if you are uncomfortable about your children being exposed to that, it's probably a bad idea to allow them to watch this. Mandy is brilliantly voiced, and has an incredibly violent sense of humor. She frequently insults everybody, including her parents and other adults. Billy, on the other hand, is a happy-go-lucky idiot. In one episode, he remarks, "I guess nothing really gets to me." to which Mandy replies, "You know what they say: Ignorance is bliss." All in all, it's a wonderful show and Maxwell Atoms is a genius.I give it nine out of ten stars! Thumbs UP!

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