Peppa Pig

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Peppa Pig
Genre
  • Preschool
Created by
Written by
Directed by
  • Neville Astley
  • Mark Baker
  • Phillip Hall (2011)
  • Joris van Hulzen (2011)
Starring
Narrated byJohn Sparkes
Theme music composerJulian Nott
Composer(s)Julian Nott
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series6
No. of episodes303 (list of episodes)
Production
Producer(s)Phil Davies
Running time5 minutes
(later 30 minutes (3 10-minute segments))
Production company(s)
Distributor
  • Contender Entertainment Group (2004–2009)
  • Entertainment One (2009–present)
Release
Original networkChannel 5

BBC One

BBC Two
Picture formatHDTV
Original release31 May 2004 (2004-05-31) –
present
Chronology
Related showsBen & Holly's Little Kingdom
Other websites
Website

Peppa Pig is a British preschool animated television series. It was created, directed and produced by Astley Baker Davies. It originally aired on 31 May 2004. Peppa Pig is distributed by E1 Kids. To date, six seasons have been aired. It is shown in 180 countries.[1]

Background[change | change source]

In every Peppa Pig episode, the family of Peppa Pig does a variety of different activities. Mostly, the episodes are about Peppa Pig playing with her other animal friends.

List of characters[change | change source]

Pig Family[change | change source]

  • Peppa Pig - A cheeky little pig. Her hobbies include jumping in muddy puddles, playing with Teddy, going to playgroup, playing Happy Mrs. Chicken, and playing dress up.
  • George Pig
  • Mummy Pig
  • Daddy Pig
  • Grandpa Pig
  • Granny Pig
  • Uncle Pig
  • Auntie Pig
  • Cousin Chloe
  • Cousin Alexander

Rabbit Family[change | change source]

  • Rebecca Rabbit - Peppa's friend. Her hobby is making a special noise.
  • Richard Rabbit
  • Miss Rabbit
  • Mrs. Rabbit
  • Mr. Rabbit
  • Grampy Rabbit
  • Rosie & Robbie Rabbit

Sheep Family[change | change source]

  • Suzy Sheep - Peppa's best friend. Her hobby is dancing.
  • Mummy Sheep
  • Charlotte Sheep

Cat Family[change | change source]

  • Candy Cat - One of Peppa's friends. Her hobby is skipping.
  • Mrs. Cat
  • Mr. Cat

Dog Family[change | change source]

  • Danny Dog - Peppa's friend. His hobby is banging a drum.
  • Mrs. Dog
  • Granddad Dog
  • Captain Dog
  • Granny Dog

Pony Family[change | change source]

  • Pedro Pony - Peppa's friend. His hobby is performing magic tricks.
  • Mrs. Pony
  • Dr. Pony

Zebra Family[change | change source]

  • Zoe Zebra - A zebra. Her hobby is singing.
  • Mrs. Zebra
  • Postman Mr. Zebra
  • Zuzu & Zaza Zebra

Elephant Family[change | change source]

  • Emily Elephant - Peppa's friend. Her hobby is playing the recorder.
  • Edmond Elephant
  • Dr. Elephant
  • Mrs. Elephant

Fox Family[change | change source]

  • Freddy Fox - Peppa's friend.
  • Mr. Fox
  • Mrs. Fox

Kangaroo Family[change | change source]

  • Kylie Kangaroo - Peppa's friend.
  • Joey Kangaroo
  • Mrs. Kangaroo
  • Mr. Kangaroo

Wolf Family[change | change source]

  • Wendy Wolf - Peppa's friend.
  • Mr. Wolf
  • Mrs. Wolf
  • Granny Wolf

Goat Family[change | change source]

  • Gabriella Goat - Peppa's friend.
  • Signor Goat
  • Uncle Goat
  • Auntie Goat

Giraffe Family[change | change source]

  • Gerald Giraffe - Peppa's new friend.
  • Mr. Giraffe
  • Mrs. Giraffe

Mole Family[change | change source]

  • Molly Mole - Peppa's friend.
  • Mrs. Mole
  • Mr. Mole

References[change | change source]

  1. "Peppa Pig moved from Labour event". BBC News. 10 March 2015.