Olliver's Adventures

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Olliver's Adventures
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Also known as Ollie's Under-the-Bed Adventures
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s)
  • English
  • French
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 39 (117 shorts)
Production
Running time 22 minutes (7 minutes per short)
Production company(s)
Broadcast
Original channel
Picture format NTSC (480i)
Audio format Stereophonic
Original airing September 7, 2002 (2002-09-07)
External links
Website
Production website

Olliver's Adventures[1] is an animated television show that first aired on Teletoon on September 7, 2002 with the first 13 episodes.[2] It was produced by Collideascope and Decode Entertainment and consists of 117 shorts or 39 episodes of 3 shorts each.[3] The pilot episode, written by Edward Kay, was named Ollie's Under-the-Bed Adventures and won a Gemini Award for Best Animated Program.[4]

Plot[edit]

The show is about a young boy named Ollie who invents a world of his own using his imagination, creating stories that reconfigure his every day life and impressions of the world into epic adventures.

Characters[edit]

Ollie usually has his toys as his companions:

  • Jorge the iguana
  • Trog the strong caveman
  • Tara the woman
  • Zoomerax the alien
  • Beano the dog

Broadcasts[edit]

Olliver's Adventures has aired on a number of channels around the world.

Countries Channels (notes) Currently airing? First aired
 Canada
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • September 7, 2002 (Teletoon)
  • May 13, 2011 (BBC Kids)
Asia[clarification needed] Nickelodeon No
 Australia ABC No
 France Télétoon No
 Turkey Yumurcak TV No
 United Kingdom
  • No
  • No
March 15, 2003 (Toon Disney)
 United States Animania HD No

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TV Listings Guide and TV Schedule, Where to Watch TV Shows - Zap2it". Tvschedule.zap2it.com. Retrieved 2014-06-20. 
  2. ^ "Fall 2002 Highlights: Teletoon". Channel Canada. 2002-08-28. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 
  3. ^ "Olliver's Adventures". Dhxmedia.com. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 
  4. ^ AWN | Animation World Network. "Teletoon Premieres Olliver’s Adventures | AWN | Animation World Network". AWN. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 

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