Pepee

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Pepee
Pepee.JPG
Genre Preschool education
Created by Ayşe Şule Bilgiç
Country of origin Turkey
Original language(s) Turkish
English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 78
Production
Running time 10-30 minutes
Production company(s) Düşyeri
Release
Original network TRT Çocuk (2008-2013)
Show TV (2014-)
Original release June 6, 2008 (2008-06-06) – August 20, 2010 (2010-08-20)
Chronology
Related shows Pocoyo
Oddbods
Leliko
External links
www.pepee.com.tr

Pepee is a Turkish 3D animation television series produced by Düşyeri for Show TV. The series was created by Ayşe Şule Bilgiç. The first episode aired as a preview on June 6, 2008.

Characters[edit]

  • Pepee : is the main character of the series. He is a young boy full of curiosity who loves to play games and discover new things. He is very acrobatic and moves at a quick speed. He is always shown wearing blue clothes and a hat. His best friends are Şila, Zulu, and Şuşu.
  • Şuşu (pronounced Shu-shu) : speaks over the entire show, and often communicates directly with the characters. Pepee has a good relationship with her, and is always to delighted to see (hear) her. She is reminiscent of Portuguese and Spanish language Brazilian children's program presenter Xuxa (pronounced "Şuşa" or "Shu-sha").
  • Bebee : Pepee's sister

Legal trouble[edit]

In 2013, Zinkia, the company who licenses the Spanish cartoon character Pocoyo, brought a lawsuit against Düsyeri for copyright infringement of their character, claiming among other things that even the name is Spanish.[1]

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes
Season premiere Season finale
1 26 June 6, 2008 November 28, 2008
2 26 April 17, 2009 October 9, 2009
3 26 February 26, 2010 August 20, 2010

International release[edit]

Country / Region Channel Series premiere Title in country
 Azerbaijan Pepee
 Germany Super RTL (2015-)
 Kazakhstan Disney Junior (2015-)
 United Arab Emirates Nick Jr (2015-)
 Turkey TRT Çocuk (2008-2013)
Show TV (2014-)
June 6, 2008
 United Kingdom Cartoonito (2015-)

References[edit]

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