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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
2 September 2002 (USA) See more »
Plot:
The American Revolutionary War is seen through the eyes of an American teenaged lad, a young English lady, and a French boy, all 3 of whom work as reporters for Benjamin Franklin. Full summary »
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Awards:
5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Very Good See more (21 total) »

Cast

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Whoopi Goldberg ... Deborah Samson / ... (36 episodes, 2002-2003)
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Series Directed by
Judith Reilly (4 episodes, 2002)
Marsha Goodman (3 episodes, 2002)
 
Series Writing credits
Jim Staahl (40 episodes, 2002-2003)
Jay Abramowitz (8 episodes, 2002-2003)
Michael Maliani (6 episodes, 2002)
Kevin O'Donnell (6 episodes, 2002)
Kelly Ward (5 episodes, 2002-2003)
Andy Heyward (4 episodes, 2002)
Jim McGrath (3 episodes, 2002)
Doug McIntyre (3 episodes, 2002)
Cliff MacGillivray (2 episodes, 2002)
Brooks Wachtel (2 episodes, 2002)
Larry B. Williams (2 episodes, 2002)

Paul Diamond (unknown episodes)
Jim Fisher (unknown episodes)
Phil Harnage (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Andy Heyward .... executive producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Holly Holmberg Brooks .... associate producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Kaaren Lee Brown .... producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Robby London .... executive producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Michael Maliani .... executive producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Kevin O'Donnell .... co-producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Renee Toporzysek .... coordinating producer (4 episodes, 2002)
Stéphan Roelants .... co-producer (3 episodes, 2002)
 
Series Original Music by
Eric Allaman (40 episodes, 2002-2003)

Stephen C. Marston (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Stephanie Yow-Shian Liau (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Direction by
David Degrande (2 episodes, 2002)

Mike Bundlie (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Stacey Gallishaw .... executive in charge of production (4 episodes, 2002)
Shannon Nettleton .... production supervisor (4 episodes, 2002)
Emily Wensel .... production supervisor (4 episodes, 2002)
 
Series Art Department
Carlos Arroyo .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Paul Beneteau .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Roberto Benito .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Bruno Bligoux .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Fabrice Carron .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Manolis Chryssoulakis .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Roberto Curilli .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Philippe Deschaux .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Rafael Fernandez .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Denis Figueiredo .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Tomislav Findrik .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Miguel Gaban .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Pierre Gadisseur .... prop design (1 episode, 2002)
Tom Galvin .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Laurent Jennet .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Javier Jerez .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Michael Ködderitzsch .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Denis Lambert .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Monica Maaten .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Jose-Louis Marco .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Stéphane Nedez .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Garrett O'Donoghue .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Julio Oumraou .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Miguel Angel Parra .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Francis Politzer .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2002)
Adrien Van Neuss .... prop design (1 episode, 2002)
Etienne Willem .... storyboard supervisor (1 episode, 2002)
 
Series Sound Department
Jerrold Launer .... dialogue editor / sound effects editor / ... (40 episodes, 2002-2003)
Don Hoffman .... recording engineer (3 episodes, 2002)
Chris McLaren .... recording engineer (3 episodes, 2002)
Tom Ware .... recording engineer (3 episodes, 2002)

Robert Duran .... sound designer (unknown episodes)
Marilyn Graf .... foley mixer (unknown episodes)
Eric Lewis .... assistant dialogue recording engineer (unknown episodes)
Emily Montaniel .... post-production sound supervisor (unknown episodes)
Scott Nuno .... post-production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Paca Thomas .... sound designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Olivier Auquier .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
Fabien Dardar .... background design assistant (1 episode, 2002)
Ana Dinis .... character design assistant (1 episode, 2002)
Isabelle Franck .... character and props design (1 episode, 2002)
Laurence Gavroy .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
Christophe Gossiaux .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
Pascal Gérard .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
Bernd Kissel .... background designer (1 episode, 2002)
Jeremie Malisz .... character design assistant (1 episode, 2002)
Jean-Marie Musique .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
Véronique Nisen .... background design assistant (1 episode, 2002)
Andre Odwa .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
Fabien Rodriguez .... character designer (1 episode, 2002)
Gilles Rudziak .... character designer (1 episode, 2002)
Patrick Sadzot .... background designer (1 episode, 2002)
Laurent Schoonvaere .... background design assistant (1 episode, 2002)
Oliver Skora .... background designer (1 episode, 2002)
Nathalie Tamisier .... character and props design (1 episode, 2002)
Valerie Williame .... background color design (1 episode, 2002)
 
Series Music Department
Jerrold Launer .... composer: additional music (40 episodes, 2002-2003)
Craig Marks .... composer: additional music (40 episodes, 2002-2003)
Robert Anderson .... assistant music supervisor (5 episodes, 2002-2003)

Lynda R. Fechino .... music assistant (unknown episodes)
David Foster .... song co-producer (unknown episodes)
Matthew Gerrard .... song producer (unknown episodes)
Drew Jessel .... music coordinator (unknown episodes)
Gil Perez .... music coordinator (unknown episodes)
Marc S. Perlman .... music editor (unknown episodes)
Mark Ryan .... music editor (unknown episodes)
Karyn M. Ulman .... music supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Jay Abramowitz .... story editor (19 episodes, 2002-2003)
Dick Grunert .... production coordinator (4 episodes, 2002)
Mary Holm .... researcher (4 episodes, 2002)
Neal Morgan .... production coordinator (4 episodes, 2002)
Marion Kay Shoaff .... production coordinator (4 episodes, 2002)
Doug McIntyre .... story editor (3 episodes, 2002)
Karen Abbott .... talent coordinator (2 episodes, 2002)
Gordon L. Berry .... educational consultant: University of California Los Angeles (2 episodes, 2002)
Pam Carter .... voice director (2 episodes, 2002)
Deborah Matlovsky .... talent supervisor (2 episodes, 2002)
Anne Prigent .... management secretary (2 episodes, 2002)
Jack Rakove .... historical consultant: Stanford (2 episodes, 2002)

Andy Heyward .... developer (unknown episodes)
Michael Maliani .... developer (unknown episodes)
Kevin O'Donnell .... developer (unknown episodes)
Cat Sides .... script coordinator (unknown episodes)
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
30 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Certification:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Walter Cronkite's final acting role.See more »
Goofs:
Plot holes: If the series goes through the entire war from start to finish, wouldn't the kids be young adults by the time the war ends?See more »
Quotes:
James Hiller:Washington is one of the richest men in Virginia. Hancock is the richest in New England. If we lose this war, they lose everything! What's more important to them? Treasure, or freedom?See more »
Soundtrack:
Through My Own EyesSee more »

FAQ

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11 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Very Good, 7 November 2002
Author: jprice-4 from Greenwood, SC

Liberty's Kids is PBS Kids series that takes place in the Colonal era. James Hiller (voiced by Chris Lundquist), a ophan who meets Englishlady Sarah Philips (voiced by Reo Jones) during The Boston Tea Party. Other characters such as Moses (voiced by D. Kevin Williams) who also rescued Frenchboy Henri (voiced by Kathleen Barr) from the ship. James and Sarah become reporters of The Pennslyvania Gazette whiched owned by Dr. Benjamin Franklin (voiced by TV news legend Walter Cronkite).

They also meet important colonial figures like George Washington through John Adams (voiced by Billy Crystal). The show has other celebrity voices like Woopi Goldberg through Dustin Hoffman.

This is the best show on PBS since "Square One TV/Mathnet" and "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."

I give it 10 out of 10.

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