Videopolis (TV series)

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Genre Children's
Developed by The Walt Disney Company
Presented by Randy Hamilton
Country of origin English
Original language(s) USA
Producer(s) Walt Disney Television
Distributor Buena Vista Television
Original channel Disney Channel
First shown in 1987
Original release 1987 – 1989
Related shows Videopolis: Startracks

Videopolis is an American dance show that aired on the Disney Channel from 1987 to 1989. Hosted by Randy Hamilton, the show was labeled a children's version of American Bandstand.


Segments included the line dance, dance contests, and a segment where a pair of feet dancing are seen while the dancer's face appears on the screens. Among the acts that performed on Videopolis included Debbie Gibson, New Kids on the Block, Tiffany, New Edition, Pebbles, Janet Jackson, The Jets, and many others. There were also a monthly show called Videopolis: Startracks, that ran between 1987 to 1990.