The Fairly OddParents

American animated series

The Fairly OddParents was an animated television series created by Butch Hartman in 2001 for the Nickelodeon cable television network. It is about a ten-year-old boy named Timmy Turner who has fairy godparents, named Cosmo and Wanda, and a fairy godbrother named Poof. The fairies have the power to grant wishes to Timmy, while still following "Da Rules", the fairy rule book.

The Fairly OddParents
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GenreComedy, adventure, fantasy
Created byButch Hartman
Voices ofTara Strong
Daran Norris
Susanne Blakeslee
Grey DeLisle
Gary LeRoi Gray
Jason Marsden
Opening theme"Fairly OddParents" by Butch Hartman and Ron Jones
Ending theme"Fairly OddParents" (instrumental)
Country of origin United States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons10
No. of episodes283
Executive producer(s)Butch Hartman
Fred Seibert
Scott Fellows
Running time22 minutes
Production company(s)Frederator Studios
Billionfold, Inc.
(season 6–season 10)
Nickelodeon Animation Studios
Original networkNickelodeon
Picture formatSDTV 480i (2001–2006)
HDTV 720p (2008–2017)
Original releaseMarch 30, 2001 –
July 26, 2017
Related showsDanny Phantom
T.U.F.F. Puppy
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The Fairly OddParents was the fourth longest-running Nicktoons series. In 2017, it ended with the half-hour episode "Hare Raiser / The Kale Patch Caper". The series was originally set to continue, but ended with the tenth season. The show was cancelled by Nickelodeon in 2018. A live-action reboot by Paramount+ and Nickelodeon Productions was announced to be in development in February 2021.


Additional voices: Nika Futterman, Paget Brewster, Kimberly Brooks, Julia Louis Dreyfus, Lori Alan, Debi Derryberry, Jennifer Hale, Mo Collins, Cheri Oteri, Patton Oswalt, Mick Wingert, James Arnold Taylor, Richard Steven Horvitz, Crystal Scales, Carolyn Lawrence, Queen Latifah, Mary Hart, Pat Fraley, Lori Alan, Bobbi Page, Megan Cavanagh, Jessica J. Immanuel, Brendan Fraser, Alec Baldwin, Dana Carvey, Scott Hamilton, Heidi Klum, Amber Hood, Tress Macneille, Cara Ruyle Newman, Susan Yezzi, Dan Castellaneta, Billy West, Michael Dorn, Michael Clarke Duncan, Mark DeCarlo, Jeff Garlin, Scott Baio, Julie Chen Moonves, Tim Curry, Lauren Tom, Paul Rugg.

Butch Hartman, creator of the series.