|Miffy and Friends|
|Genre:||Children's television series|
|Created by:||Dick Bruna|
|Country of origin|| Netherlands|
|No. of seasons:||3|
|No. of episodes:||39 (78 segments)|
|Running time:||24 minutes|
|Original channel:|| KRO (Netherland)|
|Picture format:||480i (4:3 SDTV)|
|Original run:||April 7, 2003 – August 10, 2007|
|Followed by:||Miffy's Adventures Big and Small|
Miffy and Friends is a Dutch-American stop-motion animated television series, based on the Miffy book series by Dutch artist Dick Bruna. It originally aired on KRO in the Netherlands and Noggin (now Nick Jr.) in the United States.
The series focuses on the life of young rabbit Miffy. It was presented in a storybook style, with narration by American actress/singer/writer Judith Mason explaining the actions of nonspeaking Miffy and her friends.
- Miffy – A young rabbit and the series' protagonist. She is an aspiring artist who also likes to write.
- Snuffy the Dog – A brave brown female dog who first introduced in the episode Miffy Meets Snuffy. She is one of Miffy's best friends.
- Boris – A bear who lives near Miffy. He enjoys building things and has a girlfriend named Barbara.
- Barbara – Boris Bear's girlfriend.
- Poppy – A pig often seen gardening or reading. She has a niece named Grunty.
- Grunty – Poppy Pig's niece. She's got lots of talents.
The series lasted for three seasons, consisting of 39 episodes. Each episode is made up of two segments, with mathematics-based interstitials between them.
VHS and DVD releasesEdit
- ↑ "Australian and Dutch Stations Buy Miffy" . licensemag.com. Retrieved on November 24, 2016.
- ↑ Big Tent Entertainment (January 21, 2003). "Major Deals Set Stage for Miffy and Friends Brand Expansion in United States and Canada" . prnewswire.com. Retrieved on November 24, 2016.
- ↑ "Miffy and Friends, Volume 1 (VHS)" . amazon.co.uk. Retrieved on 7 April 2017.
- ↑ "Miffy and Friends: Miffy's Adventure DVD" . amazon.com. Retrieved on 7 April 2017.
- ↑ "Big in Japan: Miffy (image credited to ITV)" . Telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved on 7 April 2017.
- ↑ NOGGIN (March 25, 2003). "Noggin Adds Miffy and Friends to Its Preschool Line-Up" . prnewswire.com. Retrieved on 7 April 2017.
- ↑ "Treehouse TV's Miffy and Friends Show Page" . treehousetv.com. Archived from the original on October 15, 2007. Retrieved on 7 April 2017.
- ↑ "Miffy and Friends on ABC Kids" . ABC Television. Retrieved on 7 April 2017.
- Miffy and Friends at the Internet Movie Database
- Miffy and Friends on TVGuide.com
- Miffy and Friends on CommonSenseMedia.org
- Miffy and Friends on LocateTV.com
|Nick Jr. original programming|