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Pingu 

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"Pingu finds himself in tricky and comical situations, but he always learns a lesson. Pingu spends his days with his parents and baby sister, Pinga. Everyone in his town speaks ""Penguinese."" Laugh along and find out what happens.
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Series cast summary:
Carlo Bonomi Carlo Bonomi ...  Pingu / ... 54 episodes, 1986-2000
David Sant ...  Pingu / ... 52 episodes, 2004-2006
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Storyline

Who is Pingu? He's a charming and cheeky young penguin who lives in the snow and ice of the South Pole. Often finding himself in tricky and comical situations, the mischievous penguin meets the challenges of life head on, as he grows into a cooler and wiser penguin along the way. The award-winning, stop-frame calymation show appeals to millions of fans worldwide. Pingu has fun chillin' with his family and friends at their Arctic home, but that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the cool adventures of this humorous penguin. Penguins have feelings too, and Pingu experiences the joys and frustrations of kids everywhere in these fun-filled stories. But sometimes things get out of hand as the mischievous little penguin goes from one "ice-capade" to another!

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Switzerland | UK

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None | English

Release Date:

14 September 1990 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

| (105 episodes)

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Mono | Stereo

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Color
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Some episodes of the show had been banned in the US airing in order to keep the show's desired TV-G rating and not a commercially undesirable TV-Y7 rating the episodes that had been removed from the US airing include violence, scenes that may frighten younger viewers, toilet humor, substance abuse references, references to racism, and references to lip-to-lip contact. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Pingu: Noot, noot!
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Referenced in Thatcher Joe Vlogs: Our Early Christmas (2017) See more »

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Very cute for youngsters
9 April 2006 | by sable-9See all my reviews

My son (3yrs old) loves this, may not be in English, but the message still gets through. Great use of humour to teach lessons to wee ones. Oh, and the penguins are incredibly cute! Pingu is a small but very smart penguin, but likes to get into trouble. He also likes to help as most youngsters do given half a chance, there are some instances of helping that arises from Pingu's play time. Another where he helps another member of his community to get some food. The animation is actually very good especially considering how long ago it was made. In New Zealand this shows on "Playhouse Disney" channel and is one of the more popular shows with my 2 wee boys. In my opinion it is as good as Bob the Builder and Little Einsteins.


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