Bob the Builder
|Bob the Builder|
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|Country of origin||United States
|Running time||22 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Hot Animation
Nick Jr. Productions
|Original channel||Nickelodeon (U.S.)
BBC Two, CBeebies (UK)
|Original run||January 15, 2001– August 17, 2006|
Bob the Builder is an American/British television program for children. It is broadcast on the Nickelodeon and around the world. It was first broadcast on January 15, 2001. It is developed by Hit Entertainment for Nick Jr. Productions. The series premiered airs at 10:00 a.m. ET/PT times on January 15, 2001 on Nickelodeon's Nick Jr. block in the United States.
The show is about the life of a builder named Bob, and his talking vehicles who help him fix things. Bob has a wife named Wendy and a cat named Pilchard. The slogan of the show is "Can we fix it? Yes we can!".
There are albums of songs from Bob the Builder. Out of these songs, there are 2 number 1 hits, "Can We Fix It?" and "Mambo No. 5". There is also the number 81 hit "Big Fish Little Fish". There is also merchandise which is based on the show.