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The Electric Company 

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Thirty-two years after the power was first turned on, a natural-foods diner opens in New York City that becomes the hangout for four kids who have superhuman powers with words. With the ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Jenni Barber ...  Lisa Heffenbacher 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Dominic Colón ...  Manny Spamboni / ... 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Steven Freitas Steven Freitas ...  Paul the Gorilla 52 episodes, 2009-2011
William Jackson Harper ...  Danny Rebus 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Ashley Austin Morris ...  Francine Carruthers 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Sandie Rosa Sandie Rosa ...  Annie Scrambler 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Josh Segarra ...  Hector Ruiz 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Ricky Smith ...  Keith Watson 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Priscilla Star ...  Jessica Ruiz 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Chris Sullivan ...  Shock 52 episodes, 2009-2011
Reggie Watts ...  Music Man 52 episodes, 2009-2011
L. Steven Taylor ...  Leo Watson 42 episodes, 2006-2011
Tyler Bunch ...  Jack Bowser 40 episodes, 2009-2010
Lenique Vincent ...  Self 31 episodes, 2009-2010
Celisse Henderson ...  Self 26 episodes, 2006-2010
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Thirty-two years after the power was first turned on, a natural-foods diner opens in New York City that becomes the hangout for four kids who have superhuman powers with words. With the help of a beat-boxing short-order cook and a lot of music, the kids keep their neighborhood safe from troublemakers. Written by MuzikJunky

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This revolution will be televised.

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Comedy | Family

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TV-G
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Trivia

When the show was canceled, a fourth season was in pre-production, and a press kit for the new season was made available. See more »

Connections

Remake of The Electric Company (1971) See more »

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Pulp lacking substance
11 January 2020 | by jimwhitSee all my reviews

Who learns anything about reading or lettering, from jumping around and filibuster cringe rapping? This light show is all smoke and mirrors and no experience. Never gets to any point, never fills with anything but filler. Zero education/edutainment, just Vanilla Ice:ing seasoned with white guilt extras and complete lack of support for the child mind. Expose your child to actually stimulance or accept the blame for them falling behind in life.


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Official Sites:

PBS Kids

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 January 2009 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

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1.78 : 1
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