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) Decode Entertainment
Broadcast
Original channel
Original airing September 7, 2002 (2002-09-07)
External links
Website
Production website

Olliver's Adventures also known as Ollie's Under-the-Bed 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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