The Backyardigans

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The Backyardigans
Also known as Backyardiagans
Genre CGI
Format Animated
Created by Janice Burguess
Directed by Dave Palmer
Voices of Jake Goldberg
Chris Grant Jr.
LaShawn Tináh Jefferies
Jonah Bobo
Gianna Bruzzese
Composer(s) Evan Lurie (score/songs: music)
Douglas Wieselman (songs: music)
McPaul Smith (songs: lyrics)
Country of origin Canada
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 80 (List of episodes)
Executive producer(s) Janice Burgess
Robert Scull
Producer(s) Nickelodeon Animation Studios
Running time 25 minutes
Original channel Nickelodeon and Nick Jr.
Original run October 11, 2004 – May 31, 2010

The Backyardigans is a 3D CGI animated series that premiered on Nick Jr. in 2004.

Characters[change | change source]

  • Uniqua, a pink Uniqua (name of the species). Voiced by LaShawn Tináh Jefferies in Seasons 1-2 and Jessica Lee Rose in Seasons 3-4.
  • Pablo, a blue and yellow feathered penguin. Voiced by Zach Tyler Eisen in Seasons 1-2, Jake Goldberg in Season 3 and Ryan Gosling in Season 4.
  • Tyrone, a red-haired orange moose. Voiced by Reginald Davis, Jr. in Seasons 1-2, Jordan Coleman in Season 3 and Chris Grant, Jr. in Season 4.
  • Tasha, a yellow hippopotamus. Voiced by Naelee Rae in Seasons 1-2 and Gianna Bruzesse in Seasons 3-4.
  • Austin, a purple kangaroo. Voiced by Jonah Bobo Season 1-2, Dax Shepard in Season 3 and Colin Ford in Season 4.

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