Fred: The Show
|Fred: The Show|
|Created by||Lucas Cruikshank|
Siobhan Fallon Hogan
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||24 (List of episodes)|
|Executive producer(s)||Lucas Cruikshank
Sharla Sumpter Bridgett
|Running time||23 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Varsity Pictures
|Original run||January 16 – August 3, 2012|
|Preceded by||Fred: The Movie
Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred
|Followed by||Fred 3: Camp Fred|
Fred: The Show is an American television series, created by Lucas Cruikshank that originally aired on Nickelodeon, in the United States from January 16 to August 3, 2012. Lucas Cruikshank, Daniella Monet, Jake Weary, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, and Stephanie Courtney reprise their roles from Fred: The Movie and Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred. A series preview aired on January 16, 2012 and the show officially premiered on February 20, 2012. Fred: The Show came to production after the success of Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred. The show was cancelled after one season due to low ratings and poor reviews.
- Lucas Cruikshank as Fred Figglehorn/Derf/Fredo/Evil Fred/Bagel Fredrick
- Daniella Monet as Bertha (Replacing Jennette McCurdy)
- Jake Weary as Kevin Dawg
- Siobhan Fallon Hogan as Hilda Figglehorn (Fred's Mom)/Fred's Grandmother
- Stephanie Courtney as Kevin's Mom/Mrs. Dawg
- John Cena as Fred's Dad/ Mr. Figglehorn
- Carlos Knight as Diesel
- Rachel Crow as Starr
- Pat Crawford Brown as Mrs. Haberstan
- Ryan Potter as Fred's Best Friend
- Gracie Dzienny as Holly
- Tom Yi as Mr. May
- Kimmy Gatewood as Ms. Kovack
- Talon Reid as Deblin
- Tessa Netting as Eloise
|Series premiere||Series finale|
|1||24||January 16, 2012||August 3, 2012|
Fred: The Show premiered on January 16, 2012 in the US. The show first began showing in Canada on September 8, 2012. In Australia the premier was on August 17, 2012. The program premiered in the UK and Ireland on August 12, 2012 on Nickelodeon. It also aired on VIVA in April 2013.
Like the films, Fred: The Show was critically panned. Common Sense Media gave the show 1 out of 5 stars and stated that Fred: The Show had "More of the same absurdity from obnoxious YouTube star." Despite the negative reviews, the show attracted 3.7 million viewers with a sneak peek that aired on January 16. A month later, the series premiered with 3.1 million viewers (a 16% drop) However, viewers dropped a further 23% to 2.4 million for the show's second episode - which aired just four days later. 
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