Scooby-Doo is an American long-running animated franchise. It began as a Saturday morning cartoons in many different versions from 1969 until the present. The first television series, that was called Scooby-Doo, Where Are You, was made for Hanna-Barbera Productions. Hanna-Barbera made many versions like it and other programs like it until everything was made in The WB Television Network. Warner Bros. currently makes the program.
|Created by||Joe Ruby, Ken Spears, Iwao Takamoto, William Hanna and Joseph Barbera|
|Starring||Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Fred, Velma and Daphne|
|Voices of||Frank Welker, Matthew Lillard, Mindy Cohn and Grey DeLisle|
|Country of origin||USA|
|Original release||1969 –|
Though the program, the characters in it and their ages have changed. These familiar versions of all the show have a dog named Scooby-Doo, and 4 teenagers: Shaggy, Daphne, Velma and Fred. The franchise includes movies based on the Scooby-Doo franchise just like Scooby-Doo, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, and Scoob!. There are both live action and animated movies based on the franchise.
4 humans and a dog named Scooby-Doo solve mysteries in the children's series.
List of Scooby-Doo shows change
|Series number||Title||Broadcast run||Original channel||Total # episodes||Total # seasons|
|1||Scooby-Doo, Where Are You![a]||1969-1970||CBS||25 episodes||2|
|2||The New Scooby-Doo Movies||1972–73||24 one hour-long episodes||2|
|3||The Scooby-Doo Show[b]||1976–78||ABC||40 episodes||3|
|4||Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo||1979–80||16 episodes||1|
|5||Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo[c][d]||1980–82||33 episodes (99 segments)||3|
|6||The New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Show[e]||1983–84||26 episodes (44 segments)||2|
|7||The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo||1985||13 episodes||1|
|8||A Pup Named Scooby-Doo||1988–91||27 episodes (30 segments)||4|
|9||Samster5677's The Scooby-Doo Series||1992-present||Fox||32|
|10||What's New, Scooby-Doo?||2002–06||The WB (Kids' WB)||42 episodes||3|
|11||Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get a Clue!||2006–08||The CW (Kids' WB)||26 episodes||2|
|12||Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated||2010–13||Cartoon Network||52 episodes||2|
|13||Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!||2015–18||Cartoon Network / Boomerang||52 episodes (53 segments)||2|
|14||Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?||2019–2021||Boomerang / HBO Max||52 episodes||2|
|15||Velma||2023–present||HBO Max||10 episodes||1|
- "Watch: HBO Max Unveils New Teaser for 'Velma' Spinoff Show". 6 October 2022.
- Otterson, Joe (February 10, 2021). "Velma Dinkley Series Starring Mindy Kaling, 'Clone High' Reboot Among HBO Max Adult Animation Orders". Variety. Retrieved May 26, 2022.