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Dexter's Laboratory 

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The misadventures of a boy genius and his annoying sister.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kath Soucie ...  Mom / ... 76 episodes, 1996-2003
Jeff Bennett ...  Dad / ... 69 episodes, 1996-2003
Christine Cavanaugh ...  Dexter / ... 58 episodes, 1996-2003
Frank Welker ...  Monkey / ... 52 episodes, 1996-2003
Tom Kenny ...  Valhallen / ... 49 episodes, 1996-2003
Kat Cressida ...  Dee Dee / ... 39 episodes, 1997-2003
Allison Moore Allison Moore ...  Dee Dee / ... 35 episodes, 1996-2003
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Storyline

Dexter is a Boy Genius Who has a secret lab in his room his Mom and Dad don't now about it, but his older sister Dee Dee Does and they go on wacky (yet Sci-fi) Capers Written by hailey

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He skips grades. She just skips. See more »


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Official Sites:

Cartoon Network | Cartoon Network | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 March 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dexter's Lab See more »

Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

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4:3
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Trivia

One piece of lab equipment visible from the exterior of Mandark's house is a large gray sphere that resembles the Death Star from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977). See more »

Goofs

In the episode where Dexter is learning piano, the professor says they'll start on C, but they clearly start on F. See more »

Quotes

Dexter: You fool! Mothers do not get sick; they take care of the sickly!
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Crazy Credits

After the end credits of season one they show the Cartoon Network logo and Dee-dee is dancing but then Dexter in a robot suit busts through the logo and looks to his left and right. See more »

Alternate Versions

The episode D & DD, an episode parodying the famous role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons, was changed to Sibling and Sorcery to avoid legal troubles. See more »

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What hath TV wrought upon us?
1 November 2003 | by Angry_ArguerSee all my reviews

Perhaps cartoons are futile in two respects. The first being that the level of detail often overwhelms the target audience--think of how the Simpsons remained popular after almost 15 years. The second is that the remaining public ignores them as "childish" despite this semi-sophistication.

Dexter's Lab, at one time the best thing on CTNW, is one of those shows, perhaps the best one since Rocky and Bullwinkle. Even the crude art styles are radically similar. Sadly, it is falling out of the inventive mode and into formula.

Overall, if you taped the earlier episodes...keep them. Animation sophistication might soon become a reality.


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