Childhood shows

by peternelson333 | created - 11 Nov 2013 | updated - 27 Sep 2015 | Public

My favourite TV shows from my childhood in no particular order

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1. Old Bear Stories (1993–1997)

10 min | Animation, Short, Family

Award winning animated series based on the books by Jane Hissey. The toys in the playroom remember that Old Bear disappeared long ago, they find him in the loft and bring him back to the playroom where they listen to his stories.

Star: Anton Rodgers

Votes: 168

2. Bear in the Big Blue House (1997–2006)

TV-Y | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Bear lives in a Big Blue House with several of his muppet friends: Treelo the lemur, Ojo the bear cub, Tutter the mouse, and Pip and Pop the otters. Every day bear uses his reassuringly ... See full summary »

Stars: Lynne Thigpen, Geoffrey Holder, Noel MacNeal, Peter Linz

Votes: 2,807

3. Batman: The Animated Series (1992–1995)

TV-PG | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.

Stars: Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Bob Hastings

Votes: 77,954

4. Recess (1997–2001)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority.

Stars: Andrew Lawrence, Ashley Johnson, Jason Davis, Rickey D'Shon Collins

Votes: 20,455

5. X-Men: The Animated Series (1992–1997)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Action, Family

A team of mutant superheroes fight for justice and human acceptance in the Marvel Comics universe.

Stars: Cedric Smith, Cathal J. Dodd, Lenore Zann, George Buza

Votes: 34,622

6. Spider-Man: The Animated Series (1994–1998)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A young man with spider-like abilities fights crime as a superhero in New York City while trying to have a normal personal life.

Stars: Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Edward Asner, Roscoe Lee Browne

Votes: 23,891

7. Jackie Chan Adventures (2000–2005)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Jackie Chan and his extended family must fight a criminal organization for magic talismans that could release an evil spirit.

Stars: Jackie Chan, James Sie, Stacie Chan, Sab Shimono

Votes: 16,650

8. Yu-Gi-Oh! (I) (2000–2006)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Yugi Moto solves an Ancient Egyptian Puzzle and brings forth a dark and powerful alter ego. Whenever he and his friends are threatened by evil in Duel Monster Card Game, this alter ego breaks out to save them.

Stars: Dan Green, Wayne Grayson, Eric Stuart, Amy Birnbaum

Votes: 16,529

9. 64 Zoo Lane (1999–2013)

TV-Y | 11 min | Animation, Family

64 Zoo Lane is a kid show about a girl who goes outside her house at night to play with her zoo friends including a giraffe, zebra and more. The show is definitely a show for the whole family to watch.

Stars: Adrienne Posta, Keith Wickham, Dan Russell, Bob Saker

Votes: 504

10. The Animals of Farthing Wood (1993–1995)

25 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

A group of wild animal friends are forced to move to a park after humans drive them away from their old home.

Stars: Rupert Farley, Stacey Gregg, Ron Moody, Jeremy Barrett

Votes: 2,978

11. Pingu (1986–2006)

TV-G | 5 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

"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.

Stars: Carlo Bonomi, David Sant, Marcello Magni

Votes: 5,181

12. Fireman Sam (1987–2020)

TV-Y7 | 10 min | Animation, Crime, Family

The adventures of a community fireman, Sam.

Stars: Steven Kynman, David Carling, Tegwen Tucker, Andrew Hodwitz

Votes: 1,213

13. The New Tom & Jerry Show (1975–1977)

7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

The Hanna-Barbera-created Oscar-winning cat-and-mouse team of Tom & Jerry returned to TV in an hour-long stretch of new adventures. Here, T&J, after years of rivalry, have become the best ... See full summary »

Stars: Henry Corden, Kathy Gori, Don Messick, Alan Oppenheimer

Votes: 6,838

14. Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969–1970)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

A group of teenage friends and their Great Dane (Scooby-Doo) travel in a bright green van solving strange and hilarious mysteries, while returning from or going to a regular teenage function.

Stars: Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe, Vic Perrin

Votes: 27,244

15. The Koala Brothers (2003– )

TV-Y | 15 min | Animation, Family

Follow the adventures of the Koala Brothers, Frank and Buster, living in the Australian outback whose mission in life is to help others.

Stars: Jonathan Coleman, Lucinda Cowden, Janet James, Rob Rackstraw

Votes: 328

16. Noddy (1998–2000)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

Three children spend their time after school at Notions, Oddities, Doodads and Delights of Yesterday, an antique toy store where the toys and the shopkeeper's pet crawfish come to life.

Stars: Sean McCann, Jayne Eastwood, Gil Filar, James Rankin

Votes: 1,447

17. Big Cook Little Cook (2003–2006)

30 min | Family

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small.

Stars: Steve Marsh, Dan Wright

Votes: 184

18. Teletubbies (1997–2001)

TV-Y | 28 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical

In this television show for babies, the four colourful Teletubbies coo and play in idyllic Teletubbyland. They repeat fun, infant-pleasing activities such as rolling on the ground, laughing... See full summary »

Stars: Rolf Saxon, Jessica Smith, John Simmit, Nikky Smedley

Votes: 6,325

19. Tweenies (1999–2003)

40 min | Action, Family

Four preschool-aged best friends have fun together in their playgroup and learn about the world around them through engaging songs, stories, crafts and more.

Stars: Colleen Daley, Justin Fletcher, Bob Golding, C.H. Beck

Votes: 785

20. Inspector Gadget (1983–1986)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A bumbling bionic police inspector stumbles about on his cases, while his niece and dog secretly do the real investigative work.

Stars: Don Adams, Holly Berger, Frank Welker, Luc Durand

Votes: 17,034

21. Postman Pat (1981–2006)

G | 15 min | Animation, Family

This classic children's series follows the adventures of everyone's favourite postman as he carries out his mail rounds in the village of Greendale.

Stars: Ken Barrie, Carole Boyd, Archie Panjabi, Melissa Sinden

Votes: 1,933

22. Pokémon (1997– )

TV-Y | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Follows the adventure of Satoshi with his Pokemon, Pikachu and his friends to become the Pokemon master.

Stars: Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart, Ikue Ôtani

Votes: 34,450

23. Bill and Ben (2001– )

10 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

Bill and Ben are two Flowerpot Men who play in the garden with their friends: Weed, Scamper, Rose, Whoops, Pry, Tad, Slowcoach, Whimsy and Thistle.

Stars: John Thomson, Jimmy Hibbert, Ève Karpf

Votes: 103

24. Fireman Sam (1987–2020)

TV-Y7 | 10 min | Animation, Crime, Family

The adventures of a community fireman, Sam.

Stars: Steven Kynman, David Carling, Tegwen Tucker, Andrew Hodwitz

Votes: 1,213

25. Bob the Builder (1998–2004)

TV-Y | 10 min | Animation, Biography, Comedy

Bob the Builder and his machine team are ready to tackle any project. Bob and the Can-Do Crew demonstrate the power of positive thinking, problem-solving, teamwork, and follow-through. The ... See full summary »

Stars: Rob Rackstraw, Kate Harbour, Lorelei King, Neil Morrissey

Votes: 3,408

26. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1984– )

TV-Y | 11 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

This popular series follows the adventures of Thomas the Tank Engine and all of his engine friends on the Island of Sodor.

Stars: Michael Angelis, Michael Brandon, Keith Wickham, Kerry Shale

Votes: 3,134

27. Barney & Friends (1992–2009)

TV-Y | 30 min | Family

From pretending to be a pilot on a make-believe airplane to pretending to be a pirate in search of buried treasure, Barney's friends discover that creativity lets them soar in the wings of imagination!

Stars: Bob West, Julie Johnson, Dean Wendt, Carey Stinson

Votes: 4,000

28. The Pink Panther Show (1969–1976)

TV-G | 90 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

The Pink Panther is a heroic, moral cartoon cat with pink fur and the manners of an English aristocrat. He only becomes flustered or angry at obtuse or offensive humans who try to disrupt ... See full summary »

Stars: Rich Little, Paul Frees, Dave Barry, Mel Blanc

Votes: 14,220

29. The Woody Woodpecker Show (1999–2018)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

An updated iteration Woody Woodpecker and friends with Chilly Willy and even Winnie Woodpecker, Knothead and Splinter appearing in their own segments.

Stars: Billy West, Mark Hamill, B.J. Ward, Andrea Martin

Votes: 672

30. Arthur (1996– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

Based on the books by Marc Brown, these are the adventures of Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, and his family and friends as they grow up and learn how to be good neighbors to one another.

Stars: J.T. Turner, Melissa Altro, Arthur Holden, Daniel Brochu

Votes: 11,121

31. Hey Arnold! (1994–2004)

TV-Y7 | 15 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

The everyday life of Arnold, a 4th-grader in a nameless city that resembles Brooklyn, New York, who lives in a multi-racial boarding house with his grandparents and a motley assortment of neighbors and friends.

Stars: Francesca Marie Smith, Jamil Walker Smith, Dan Castellaneta, Justin Shenkarow

Votes: 28,307

32. Balamory (2002–2005)

20 min | Family, Sport

Follows five characters and what they do in everyday life such as being a painter, a police officer, a teacher, a scientist, and a fitness fanatic.

Stars: Julie Wilson Nimmo, Mary Riggans, Miles Jupp, Kim Tserkezie

Votes: 298

33. Rugrats (1990–2006)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand.

Stars: Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright, Kath Soucie

Votes: 29,470

34. Clifford the Big Red Dog (2000–2003)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

The adventures of a larger-than-life red dog on Bridwell Island.

Stars: John Ritter, Grey Griffin, Cree Summer, Kel Mitchell

Votes: 3,271

35. The Fairly OddParents (2001–2017)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

After being tortured and humiliated by his babysitter, a ten year old boy is put under the care of two fairy godparents, who can grant him almost any wish, which leads to dire consequences.

Stars: Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris, Carlos Alazraqui

Votes: 30,022

36. Kim Possible (2002–2007)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A high school cheerleader and her accident-prone best friend balance their duties as global crime-fighters with the typical challenges of adolescence.

Stars: Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright, Tahj Mowry

Votes: 21,151

37. The Story Makers (2002– )

20 min | Family

When midnight strikes in the children's library, it is time for the Story Makers to come out to make magical books with stories that come to life!

Stars: Gary Martin, Danny John-Jules, Aliex Yuill, Nick Mercer

Votes: 197

38. Fimbles (2002– )

20 min | Family

The latest BBC pre-school offering is for 2-4 year olds (so sits neatly between Teletubbies and Tweenies) centres around the characters Fimbo, Florrie & Baby Pom ("Fimbles") and their lives/adventures in Fimble Valley.

Stars: Aidan Cook, Wayne Forester, Tamsin Heatley, Jenny Hutchinson

Votes: 86

39. The Sooty Show (1968–1992)

30 min | Family

Children's slapstick show with the little bear glove puppet and his friends.

Stars: Matthew Corbett, Marjorie Corbett, Harry Corbett, Brenda Longman

Votes: 355

40. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987–1996)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The adventures of a quartet of humanoid warrior turtles and their friends.

Stars: Cam Clarke, Barry Gordon, Rob Paulsen, Townsend Coleman

Votes: 28,433

41. The Adventures of Paddington Bear (1997–2013)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

Adventures of a bear from Peru that comes to England after an earthquake that destroys his home.

Stars: Jon Glover, John R. Hernandez, Ève Karpf, Jonathan Kydd

Votes: 387

42. The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour (1985–1986)

45 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

A Saturday morning series, collecting of some of the most popular classic cartoons from the Looney Tunes catalogue.

Stars: Mel Blanc, June Foray

Votes: 15,146

43. Mr. Bean: The Animated Series (2002–2016)

TV-Y7 | 11 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

A clueless yet clever loner bungles his way through life in London.

Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Sally Grace, Jon Glover, Gary Martin

Votes: 8,960

44. The Mummy (2001–2003)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Set one year after The Mummy Returns, this series follows the adventures of Alex O'Connell and his archaeologist parents, as The Mummy tracks them down.

Stars: Chris Marquette, John Schneider, Jim Cummings, Grey Griffin

Votes: 727

45. Lilo & Stitch: The Series (2003–2006)

TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The rambunctious human and alien duo must hunt down Dr. Jumba Jookiba's 625 other experimental creatures infesting Hawaii.

Stars: Daveigh Chase, Chris Sanders, David Ogden Stiers, Jillian Henry

Votes: 7,149

46. Timon & Pumbaa (1995–1999)

TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

The further misadventures of various Lion King characters.

Stars: Ernie Sabella, Kevin Schon, Jim Cummings, Quinton Flynn

Votes: 8,225

47. Maisy (1999–2008)

TV-Y | 5 min | Animation, Family

Fun and adventurous mini-episode series following the life of Maisy, a little white mouse and his friends.

Stars: Neil Morrissey, Dominica Warburton, Brian Greene, David Collins

Votes: 154

48. The Wild Thornberrys (1998–2004)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Eliza Thornberry is not your ordinary kid. It's not just because she travels the world in an RV with her parents Nigel and Marrianne, famous nature show hosts. Eliza is doubly unique ... See full summary »

Stars: Lacey Chabert, Jodi Carlisle, Tim Curry, Danielle Harris

Votes: 11,666

49. Power Rangers S.P.D. (2005)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Fifteen years into the future, Earth has welcomed alien beings to live with humans. But peace is short lived, as a planet conquering alien force turns its destructive attention to Earth! ... See full summary »

Stars: Brandon Jay McLaren, Chris Violette, Matt Sadowski, Monica May

Votes: 2,252