Animaniacs

American animated television series

Animaniacs is an American animated television series created by Tom Ruegger. It is the second animated series produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment alongside Warner Bros. Animation.

Animaniacs
Created byTom Ruegger
Voices of
Theme music composerRichard Stone
Composer(s)
  • Richard Stone
  • Steven Bernstein
  • Julie Bernstein
  • Gordon Goodwin
  • Carl Johnson
  • J. Eric Schmidt
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons5
No. of episodes99 (274 segments) (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)Steven Spielberg
Producer(s)
Running time22 minutes
Production company(s)
DistributorWarner Bros. Television Distribution
Release
Original networkPBS
Picture formatNTSC
Audio format
Original releaseMay 13, 1993 (1993-05-13) –
November 14, 1998 (1998-11-14)
Chronology
Followed byAnimaniacs (2020–present)
Related shows

Animaniacs is a variety show, with short skits with a large cast of characters.

EpisodesEdit

Season Episodes First episode Last episode
1 65 May 13, 1993 May 23, 1994
2 4 June 6, 1994 November 12, 1994
3 13 September 9, 1995 January 1, 1996
4 8 January 1, 1996 December 24, 1996
5 9 January 1, 1997 November 14, 1998

MoviesEdit

Title Directed by Running Time Release date
Wakko's Wish Liz Holzman, Rusty Mills, Tom Ruegger 1h, 20m July 16, 1999

CharactersEdit

Yakko Warner is one of the five main characters of Animaniacs. He is tallest and the oldest siblings of the Warner Brothers.

Wakko Warner is one of the five main characters of Animaniacs. He is the older sibling of the Warner Brothers.

Dot Warner is one of the five main characters of Animaniacs. She is the little sibling of the Warner Brothers.

Pinky is one of the five main characters of Animaniacs. He and the Brain are trying to take over the world.

Brain is one of the five main characters of Animaniacs. He and Pinky are trying to take over the world.

SequelEdit

A reboot of the series was announced by Hulu in January 2018 and expected to air starting in 2020 called Animaniacs (2020 TV series).

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