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Dexter's Laboratory 

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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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

In the episode "Sdrawkcab", Dexter speaks backwards a few times in the show. Here are some things he says backwards: In the scene which Dexter keeps falling up and down, he says "That was close" in reverse. After Mom yells at Dexter about how she thought he was taking out the trash, he says "I did!" backwards. 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

Mandark: My name is Mandark and I am Dexter's rival. He and I have been competing in science and other things for years and this race is just one more of those things where we try to beat each other, except I try to win by being sneaky and bad! My plan this time is to sabotage the Mark 5, so it doesn'twork as good as it should, then when Dexter is racing he'll most likely crash up, leaving room for me to win!
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Crazy Credits

After the credits of the 2001 season, Dexter and Dee-Dee are inside the Cartoon Network logo, Dee-Dee presses a button that makes Dexter explode. 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 »

Connections

Referenced in Animated Atrocities: Johnny's Royal Flush (2013) See more »

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One of the Very Best
6 April 2004 | by atomictoyzSee all my reviews

A truly great cartoon. Don't look here for great art, its classic, simple lines and bright colors are perfect for the cartoon medium. The stories are varied enough to keep one's attention and the plots are character, not "gag" driven so they bear repeated watching. The writing is hilarious and insightful and the foibles of the main characters are those any adult could identify with. If you have any perspective on the art of cartooning, or even a sense of humor, you'll LOVE Dexter's Laboratory. Along with the Powerpuf Girls, Rocko's Modern Life, Real Monsters, Doug, Wild Thornberries, As Told By Ginger, and even Ren and Stimpy, it is a modern classic. Dexter's Laboratory is a MUST WATCH.


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