Braceface

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Braceface
Braceface title card
Series title card featuring protagonist Sharon Spitz
GenreTeen sitcom
Created byMelissa Clark
Voices of
Country of originCanada
United States
Original language(s)
  • English


No. of seasons3
No. of episodes78 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)Alicia Silverstone
Producer(s)Alicia Silverstone
Running time22 minutes
Production company(s)Nelvana
Jade Animation
Release
Original networkTeletoon
Original releaseJune 2, 2001 (2001-06-02) – September 1, 2004 (2004-09-01)
External links
Website
Production website

Braceface is an animated television series that aired on Teletoon in Canada from June 2, 2001[1] to September 1, 2004.[2] The series was executive produced by American actress Alicia Silverstone, and produced by the Canadian company Nelvana.

Summary[edit]

The show, set in Elkford, British Columbia, recounts the travails of Sharon Spitz, who is a junior high school student with braces that get in the way of leading a normal teenage life. Her braces are somehow electrically charged at all times, giving her strange abilities such as remotely operating machinery, tapping into wireless communication channels, and even discharging electricity directly into what's in front of her, though much of these abilities are often outside her control. In the first season, she is enrolled at Mary Pickford Junior High but later the show progresses into Sharon going into high school.

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 26 June 2, 2001 (2001-06-02) February 24, 2002 (2002-02-24)
2 26 September 27, 2002 (2002-09-27) April 11, 2003 (2003-04-11)
3 26 November 5, 2003 (2003-11-05) September 1, 2004 (2004-09-01)

Broadcast[edit]

The series originally aired on Teletoon with reruns on ABC Family and Disney Channel in the United States. Internationally, the series aired on Fox Kids and on Pop Girl in the United Kingdom.

Home releases[edit]

Some of these DVDs were released by FUNimation.

2001
  • Volume 1: Brace Yourself
2004
  • Volume 2: Getting Real
  • Volume 3: Twist of Fate
2005
  • Turning 13
  • Volume 4: Miss Popular
2006
  • Miss Popular, Brace Yourself, Getting Real, Twist of Fate (4 pack DVDs)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CANOE - JAM! - Katie gets animated". Jam.canoe.ca. 2001-06-26. Retrieved 2013-08-21.
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20131016074544/http://www.mediacastermagazine.com/pressroom/productdetail.aspx?id=2355

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