Phineas and Ferb

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Phineas and Ferb
Genre Animation, Humor, Comedy, Adventure, Musical
Created by Jeff "Swampy" Marsh
Dan Povenmire
Written by
  • Dan Povenmire
  • Jeff "Swampy" Marsh
  • Bobby Gaylor
  • Martin Olson
  • Kazimieras G. Prapuolenis
Directed by
  • Jeff "Swampy" Marsh
  • Dan Povenmire
  • Robert F. Hudges
  • Zac Moncrief
  • Kim Roberson
  • Sue Perrotto
  • Jay Lender
Opening theme "Today Is Gonna Be a Great Day" (variation) by Bowling for Soup
Country of origin United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 222
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Dan Povenmire,
  • Jeff "Swampy" Marsh,
Production company(s) Disney Television Animation
Distributor Disney-ABC Domestic Television
Disney Channel
Broadcast
Original channel Disney Channel
Disney XD
Original run August 17, 2007 (2007-08-17) – June 12, 2015 (2015-06-12)
Chronology
Followed by The O.W.C.A. Files
Related shows Take Two with Phineas and Ferb

Phineas and Ferb is an American animated television program produced by Disney. It was first on TV on February 1, 2008. It has been nominated for an Emmy award. It airs on the Disney Channel and related channels. The program is about two brothers from a blended family with a pet platypus, who do impossible plans.

In every episode, Phineas and Ferb create big machines in their backyard, like a roller coaster or a huge waterslide. Their sister, Candace, tries to show her mother the machines. But always when the mother is in the backyard, the machines have disappeared. Almost all episodes have a song which the characters sing.[1]

The creators of the show are Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy" Marsh. They also worked together on the Nickelodeon series Rocko's Modern Life.

Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension[change | change source]

Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension was on the Disney Channel on August 5, 2011. In the movie the characters discover Perry the platypus is an agent. They go to another dimension and utilize many inventions.

Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel[change | change source]

In 2012, it was said that a crossover between Phineas and Ferb and Marvel Entertainment, will air in summer of 2013. It will be called Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel.[2] It will have Marvel Comics superheroes Spider-Man, the Hulk, Iron Man and Thor and the villains the Red Skull, M.O.D.O.K., Venom and Whiplash. It is the first major animated crossover between Marvel and Disney since the acquisition of Marvel by Disney in 2009.[3]

Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars[change | change source]

Main Article: Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars

A Phineas and Ferb episode with a crossover with Star Wars by Disney to premiere in Summer 2014 same as how the mission marvel crossover[4] It later confirmed in a Hollywood online article that it is set to premiere July 26 2014 on Disney Channel.[5]

Series overview[change | change source]

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 47 August 17, 2007 March 20, 2009
2 65 February 19, 2009 February 11, 2011
3 62 March 4, 2011 November 30, 2012
4 48 December 7, 2012 June 12, 2015
Stand-Alone Special 1 Fall 2015
Movie 1 August 5, 2011

Episodes[change | change source]

Season 1 (2007-2009)[change | change source]

Number in Original air date Production code[6] Episode title
Series Season
1 1 August 17, 2007 101a "Rollercoaster"
2 2 February 5, 2008 101b "Candace Loses Her Head"
3 3 February 2, 2008 102a "The Fast and the Phineas"
4 4 September 28, 2007 102b "Lawn Gnome Beach Party of Terror"
5 5 February 8, 2008 103a "The Magnificent Few"
6 6 February 9, 2008 103b "S'Winter"
7 7 February 15, 2008 104a "Are You My Mummy?"
8 8 February 1, 2008 104b "Flop Starz"
9 9 February 4, 2008 105a "Raging Bully"
10 10 February 3, 2008 105b "Lights, Candace, Action!"
11 11 February 23, 2008 106a "Get That Bigfoot Outa My Face!"
12 12 March 22, 2008 106b "Tree to Get Ready"
13 13 March 1, 2008 107 "It's About Time!"
14 14 February 10, 2008 108a "Jerk De Soleil"
15 15 February 22, 2008 108b "Toy to the World"
16 16 October 3, 2008 109 "One Good Scare Ought to Do It!"
17 17 June 14, 2008 110a "A Hard Day Knight"
18 18 February 6, 2008 110b "I, Brobot"
19 19 February 29, 2008 111a "Mom's Birthday"
20 20 February 29, 2008 111b "Journey to the Center of Candace"
21 21 February 7, 2008 112a "Run Away Runway"
22 22 February 17, 2008 112b "I Scream, You Scream"
23 23 February 23, 2008 113a "It's a Mud, Mud, Mud, Mud World"
24 24 April 12, 2008 113b "The Ballad of Badbeard"
25 25 March 8, 2008 114 "Dude, We're Getting the Band Back Together"
26 26 February 16, 2008 115a "Ready for the Bettys"
27 27 September 12, 2008 115b "The Flying Fishmonger"
28 28 February 16, 2009
(Disney XD)
116 "Phineas and Ferb Get Busted!"
29 29 April 19, 2008 117a "Greece Lighting"
30 30 April 19, 2008 117b "Leave the Busting to Us!"
31 31 May 24, 2008 118a "Crack That Whip"
32 32 May 24, 2008 118b "The Best Lazy Day Ever"
33 33 June 7, 2008 119a "Boyfriend From 27,000 B. C."
34 34 June 7, 2008 119b "Voyage to the Bottom of Buford"
35 35 August 10, 2008 120a "Put That Putter Away"
36 36 August 10, 2008 120b "Does This Duckbill Make Me Look Fat?"
37 37 July 12, 2008 121a "Traffic Cam Caper"
38 38 July 12, 2008 121b "Bowl-R-Ama Drama"
39 39 October 17, 2008 122a "The Monster of Phineas-N-Ferbenstein"
40 40 October 17, 2008 122b "Oil on Candace"
41 41 February 17, 2009
(Disney XD)
123a "Unfair Science Fair"
42 42 February 18, 2009
(Disney XD)
123b "Unfair Science Fair Redux
(Another Story)"
43 43 December 5, 2008 124 "Out to Launch"
44 44 August 2, 2008 125a "Got Game?"
45 45 August 2, 2008 125b "Comet Kermillian"
46 46 November 7, 2008 126a "Out of Toon"
47 47 November 7, 2008 126b "Hail Doofania!"

Season 2[change | change source]

Number in Original air date Production code[6] Episode title
Series Season Disney XD Disney Channel
48 1 February 19, 2009 March 27, 2009 201 "The Lake Nose Monster"
49 2 February 20, 2009 May 8, 2009 202a "Interview with a Platypus"
50 3 February 20, 2009 May 8, 2009 202b "Tip of the Day"
51 4 February 21, 2009 May 1, 2009 203a "Attack of the 50 Foot Sister"
52 5 February 21, 2009 May 1, 2009 203b "Backyard Aquarium"
53 6 February 28, 2009 May 15, 2009 204a "Day of the Living Gelatin"
54 7 February 28, 2009 May 15, 2009 204b "Elementary My Dear Stacy"
55 8 April 4, 2009 May 29, 2009 205a "Don't Even Bank"
56 9 April 4, 2009 May 29, 2009 205b "Chez Platypus"
57 10 April 11, 2009 May 22, 2009 206a "Perry Lays a Egg"
58 11 April 11, 2009 May 22, 2009 206b "Gaming the System"
59 12 April 18, 2009 June 19, 2009 207 "The Chronicles of Meap"
60 13 June 15, 2009 July 3, 2009 208a "Thaddeus and Thor"
61 14 June 15, 2009 July 3, 2009 208b "De Plane! De Plane!"
62 15 June 22, 2009 July 10, 2009 209a "Let's Take a Quiz"
63 16 June 22, 2009 July 10, 2009 209b "At the Car Wash"
64 17 July 11, 2009 July 24, 2009 210a "Oh, There You Are, Perry"
65 18 July 11, 2009 July 24, 2009 210b "Swiss Family Phineas"
66 19 October 12, 2009 October 16, 2009 211 "Phineas and Ferb Musical Cliptastic Countdown"
67 20 September 21, 2009 September 25, 2009 212 "Phineas and Ferb's Quantum Boogaloo"
68 21 July 18, 2009 July 31, 2009 213a "Hide and Seek"
69 22 July 18, 2009 July 31, 2009 213b "That Sinking Feeling"
70 23 July 25, 2009 August 7, 2009 214a "The Baljeatles"
71 24 July 25, 2009 August 7, 2009 214b "Vanessassary Roughness"
72 25 August 1, 2009 August 14, 2009 215a "No More Bunny Bussiness"
73 26 August 1, 2009 August 14, 2009 215b "Spa Day"
74 27 October 17, 2009 October 30, 2009 216a "Bubble Boys"
75 28 October 17, 2009 October 30, 2009 216b "Isabella and the Temple of Sap"

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

Award Outcome
2014 British Academy Children's Awards [7]
BAFTA Kid's Vote - Television Nominated
2014 Primetime Emmy Awards[8]
Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program (for the episode "Thanks But No Thanks") Nominated
2013 Kids' Choice Awards[9]
Favorite Cartoon Nominated
2013 Critics' Choice Awards[10]
Best Animated Series Nominated
1st Annual Cynopsis Kids !magination Awards[11]
Best Tween Series Won
Best Tween Special/TV Movie (for "Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension") Won
2012 Kids' Choice Awards
Favorite Cartoon Nominated
2011 Children's representatives ceremony (Israel):
Favorite Cartoon Nominated
2011 Kids Choice Awards Argentina:[12]
Favorite Cartoon Won
2011 Kids Choice Awards Mexico:[12]
Favorite Cartoon Won
2011 Kids Choice Awards:[13]
Favorite Cartoon Nominated
2010 Annie Awards[14]
Best Writing in a Television Production (For the episode "Nerds of a Feather") Nominated[15]
2010 Daytime Emmy Awards[16]
Outstanding Writing in AnimationB Won[17]
Outstanding Original Song — Children's and Animation (for "Come Home Perry") Nominated[17]
Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition Nominated[17]
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing — Live Action and Animation Nominated[17]
2010 Kids Choice Awards:[18]
Favorite Cartoon Nominated
2009 British Academy Children's Awards[19]
Best TV Nominated
2009 Emmy Awards:[20]
Outstanding Special Class — Short-format Animated Programs (for the episode "The Monster of Phineas-n-Ferbenstein") NominatedA
2009 Pulcinella Awards:[21]
Special Mention — Best Flash Animation Won
Best TV Series for Kids[22] Won
2009 Annie Awards:[23]
Best Animated Television Program Nominated
2009 Kids Choice Awards:[24]
Favorite Cartoon Nominated
2008 British Academy Children's Awards[25]
Best International Nominated
2008 Emmy Awards:[26]
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music (for "Today Is Gonna Be a Great Day")[27] Nominated[27]
Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics (for "I Ain't Got Rhythm" from the episode "Dude, We're Getting the Band Back Together!")[28] Nominated'[27]
1.^A  Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced that they would not present the award to either nominee in the category.[29]
2.^B  Shared with Back at the Barnyard.[17]

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