The Mighty B!
|The Mighty B!|
|Format||Animated television series
Children's television series
|Created by||Amy Poehler
|Directed by||Erik Wiese
Dee Bradley Baker
Jessica Di Cicco
|Opening theme||Amy Miles
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||40 (17 aired)|
|Executive producer(s)||Amy Poehler
|Original channel||Nickelodeon & Nicktoons Network (U.S.)
|Original run||April 26, 2008 – present|
The Mighty B! is a Nickelodeon television programme made by Erik Wiese, Cynthia True, and Amy Poehler, who also voices the main character. The series used to be called Super Scout before changing its name. Its first episode premiered on April 26, 2008. The show is about around a little girl named Bessie Higgenbottom, who wants earn all of the Camp Scout "honey bee" badges. If she has all the badges, she will earn the "Mighty B" award. A second season aired on September 17, 2008. 20 episodes are supposed to air in season one, with another new season being aired in 2009 with another 20 episodes. A sneak peek of the show premiered on Sunday, November 25 along with Making Fiends and The Penguins of Madagascar. "So Happy Together" was available on an exclusive sneak-peek DVD included with the "SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis" DVD before the show premiered. The first episode was also shown on The-N network.
Character list[change | change source]
Main characters[change | change source]
The Higgenbottom Family
- Bessie Kajolica Higgenbottom (Amy Poehler) - 9 and ¾ year old, Bessie Higgenbottom is the bravest Honeybee scout. She is the main character. Her habits include nose-picking; at times she'll stand out on the street deciding which smily faced finger to pick her nose with.
- Happy Walter Higgenbottom (Dee Bradley Baker) - Happy is Bessie's dog.
- Benjamin "Ben" Higgenbottom (Andy Richter) - Bessie's 6-year old brother, Benjamin (usually called Ben, unless he’s in trouble) is a bit of a scaredy-cat, but hopes to be Bessie's sidekick when she becomes the Mighty Bee.
- Hilary Higgenbottom (Megan Cavanagh) - She is the single mother of Bessie and Benjamin Higgenbottom. She owns and operates a coffee shop called Hilary's Cafe.
- Finger - Bessie's left-hand index finger and imaginary friend.
Recurring characters[change | change source]
- Penelope "Penny" Lefcowitz (Dannah Feinglass) - Penny is 9 and Bessie's best friend.
- Marion "Mary" Frances Voctoria Eva Gibbons (Sarah Thyre) - She is the Honeybee troop leader and Portia's mom.
- Portia Gibbons (Grey DeLisle) - Portia is extremely conceited, and she believes she should be waited on and treated like a celebrity.
- Gwen (Jessica DiCicco) - Gwen is mainly seen at Portia's side, working as a lieutenant.
- Rocky Rhodes (Kenan Thompson) - He is a 13-year-old skateboarder who works as a waiter at Hilary's Café.