Satirical yet educational animated series about a young girl who is secretly the superhero Wordgirl, armed with superhuman strength, abilities, and a skilled vocabulary.
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Series cast summary:
Dannah Feinglass Phirman ...  WordGirl / ... 110 episodes, 2007-2015
Ryan Raddatz ...  Mr. Botsford / ... 88 episodes, 2007-2015
Maria Bamford ...  Mrs. Botsford / ... 87 episodes, 2007-2015
Chris Parnell ...  The Narrator / ... 86 episodes, 2007-2014
Tom Kenny ...  Dr. Two Brains / ... 71 episodes, 2007-2015
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Satirical yet educational animated series about a young girl who is secretly the superhero Wordgirl, armed with superhuman strength, abilities, and a skilled vocabulary.

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Word Up!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 September 2007 (USA) See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Patton Oswalt, the voice of Tobey, incorporated an English accent into the character rather than using his normal American accent. See more »

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Violet Heaslip: One fine day, I look up to see, a meteorite headed straight for me. If I weren't tangled, I'd run and hide. Oh! Okay. Monkey ride!
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Primetime comedy should be this good.
9 November 2011 | by murray_mgSee all my reviews

I love any children's show that has a good point but doesn't get preachy. WordGirl is really funny on so many levels, not only teaching vocabulary but also satire, hyperbole, and irony. The silliness is on par with the best old school VeggieTales. The supervillains are hysterical, with equally great villain names, like "Chuck the Evil Sandwich Making Guy" and "Lady Redundant Woman". My son has learned several good vocabulary lessons above his grade level just by watching this treat, and I love watching it with him just because it's so funny. If the "grown-ups" that run Hollywood paid attention to PBS Kids, a lot of primetime comedy shows would be much more intelligent and entertaining


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