The Amazing World of Gumball

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The Amazing World of Gumball
The Amazing World of Gumball logo.png
Main characters
Genre Comedy
Created by Ben Bocquelet
Directed by Mic Graves
Voices of
Composer(s) Ben Locket
Country of origin
  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 6
No. of episodes 167 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s)
  • Joanna Beresford
    (Season 1)
  • Sarah Fell
    (Season 2 – 6)
Running time 11 minutes[1]
Production company(s) Cartoon Network Studios
Studio SOI
Great Marlborough Productions
(Season 3 –6)
Boulder Media (Season 1)
Dandelion Studios (Season 1)
RatPac Entertainment
Release
Original network Cartoon Network
Picture format 1080i (16:9 HDTV)
Original release May 3, 2011 (2011-05-03)[2] – 2018 [3]
Chronology
Related shows SpongeBob SquarePants
Rocko's Modern Life
Junior Degole (2018-19)
External links
Website www.theamazingworldofgumball.com

The Amazing World of Gumball is an IrishBritish-American animated television series created by Ben Bocquelet for Cartoon Network. It was produced by Cartoon Network Development Studio Europe. It first aired on May 3, 2011[2] to 2018.[2]

The series is about the life of Gumball Watterson, a 12-year-old light blue cat. Along with his adoptive goldfish brother and best friend Darwin, he always finds himself in trouble around the city. His sister Anais is a pink rabbit. His mother, Nicole, is a cat. His father is Richard, a rabbit.

The Amazing World of Gumball is the first series to be produced by Cartoon Network Development Studio Europe. It is co-produced with Studio SOI and Great Marlborough Productions.

On June 2, 2014, Cartoon Network announced a fourth and fifth season.[4]

Characters[change | change source]

  • Gumball (Zach) Watterson is the main character. He is a blue cat. His early life was revealed in the episode "The Origins".
  • Darwin Watterson is Gumball's best friend and adoptive brother. He is an orange goldfish. His complete name is Darwin Raglan Caspian Ahab Poseidon Nicodemius Watterson III.
  • Anais Watterson is Gumball's younger sister. She is a pink rabbit.
  • Nicole Watterson is Gumball's mother. She is a blue cat. In the episode "The Choices", she meets her husband Richard. Her maiden name is Senicourt.
  • Richard Watterson is Gumball's father. He is an overweight pink rabbit.

Ratings[change | change source]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "The Amazing World of Gumball". Turner Broadcasting. September 9, 2011. Archived from the original on December 2, 2013. Retrieved July 4, 2013. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 TV Guide episode list - Season 1 Invalid <ref> tag; name "TVGuideS1" defined multiple times with different content
  3. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named TVGuideS6.
  4. Turner Press Site (June 2, 2014). "Cartoon Network Doubles Down on Global Hit Series The Amazing World of Gumball". Press release. https://pressroom.turner.com/us/cartoon-network/amazing-world-gumball/cartoon-network-doubles-down-global-hit-series-amazing. Retrieved June 2, 2014. 

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