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''"As if by magic... the shopkeeper appeared."''
 
''"As if by magic... the shopkeeper appeared."''
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This show was about Mr Benn. A simple man who lived at 52 Festive Road, every week Mr Benn went into his local costume shop and was transformed into a different character and had lots of adventures. 13 episodes were made in 1971. A DVD was released in 2005, showing the previous 13 episodes, plus one newly written one "The Gladiator".
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This show was about Mr Benn, a simple man who lived at 52 Festive Road.  Every week Mr Benn went into his local costume shop and was transformed into a different character and had lots of adventures. 13 episodes were made in 1971. A [[#DVD|DVD]] was released in 2005, showing the previous 13 episodes, plus one newly written episode, "Mr Benn - Gladiator", produced by [http://www.kingrollofilms.co.uk/ King Rollo Films].
  
 
== Characters ==
 
== Characters ==
*<B>Mr Benn-</B> Main star of the show <br>
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*<B>Shopkeeper-</B> Sets Mr Benn off on his adventures!<br>
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*'''Mr Benn''' - Main star of the show.<br>
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*'''Shopkeeper''' - Sets Mr Benn off on his adventures!<br>
  
 
== Cast & Credits ==
 
== Cast & Credits ==
*Narrated by Ray Brooks.
 
  
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*Narrated by [[w:Ray Brooks|Ray Brooks]]
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*Written by [[w:David McKee|David McKee]]
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*Animation by [[w:David McKee|David McKee]] and [http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0492508/ Ian Lawless]
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*Produced by [http://www.imdb.com/company/co0130369/ Zephyr Films Ltd.]
  
 
== Merchandise ==
 
== Merchandise ==
 
=== DVD ===
 
=== DVD ===
 
  
 
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amazon=uk
 
amazon=uk
 
amazonref=B000ART9VY
 
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link-Play.com=http://www.play.com/DVD/DVD/4-/702281/Mr_Benn_The_Complete_Series/Product.html
 
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</merchandisetable>
  
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=== Books ===
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Many illustrated story books were released by David McKee, telling more tales from the world of Mr Benn.  Most are available, mainly secondhand, via [http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=sr_nr_i_0/026-8197030-1080408?ie=UTF8&keywords=mr%20benn&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Amr%20benn%2Ci%3Astripbooks&page=1 Amazon.co.uk].
  
 
== Theme Tune ==
 
== Theme Tune ==
Music composed by Don Warren.
 
  
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Music composed by [http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0912804/ Don Warren].
  
 
== Gallery ==
 
== Gallery ==
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Image:Mr_Benn_Hunting.jpg| Mr Benn Hunting
 
Image:Mr_Benn_Hunting.jpg| Mr Benn Hunting
 
Image:Mr_Benn-at_home.jpg | Mr Benn at home
 
Image:Mr_Benn-at_home.jpg | Mr Benn at home
 
 
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*[http://uk.imdb.com/title/tt0065322/ IMDb]
 
*[http://uk.imdb.com/title/tt0065322/ IMDb]
 
*[http://www.mrbenn.co.uk/ Mr Benn Official Site]
 
*[http://www.mrbenn.co.uk/ Mr Benn Official Site]
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*[http://www.kingrollofilms.co.uk/ King Rollo Films]
 
*[http://www.toonhound.com/mrbenn.htm Toonhound]
 
*[http://www.toonhound.com/mrbenn.htm Toonhound]
 
*[http://www.clivebanks.co.uk/Mr%20Benn%20Intro.htm Clive Bank's Mr Benn Tribute]
 
*[http://www.clivebanks.co.uk/Mr%20Benn%20Intro.htm Clive Bank's Mr Benn Tribute]
 
*[http://www.80snostalgia.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Reviews&file=index&req=showcontent&id=96 80's Nostalgia]
 
*[http://www.80snostalgia.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Reviews&file=index&req=showcontent&id=96 80's Nostalgia]
  
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[[Category:Cartoon]]
 
[[Category:Animation]]
 
[[Category:Animation]]
[[Category:Cartoon]]
 
 
[[Category:70's]]
 
[[Category:70's]]
[[Category:80's]]
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[[Category:00's]]
 
{{Show}}
 
{{Show}}

Latest revision as of 10:27, 21 September 2006

Show Logo

"As if by magic... the shopkeeper appeared."

This show was about Mr Benn, a simple man who lived at 52 Festive Road. Every week Mr Benn went into his local costume shop and was transformed into a different character and had lots of adventures. 13 episodes were made in 1971. A DVD was released in 2005, showing the previous 13 episodes, plus one newly written episode, "Mr Benn - Gladiator", produced by King Rollo Films.

Characters

  • Mr Benn - Main star of the show.
  • Shopkeeper - Sets Mr Benn off on his adventures!

Cast & Credits

Merchandise

DVD

Mr Benn - The Complete Series
Mr Benn.jpg

Stb-amazon-co-uk.png


Books

Many illustrated story books were released by David McKee, telling more tales from the world of Mr Benn. Most are available, mainly secondhand, via Amazon.co.uk.

Theme Tune

Music composed by Don Warren.

Gallery


External Links