Popples (2015 TV series)


Popples is a children’s animated television series based on the Popples toy line produced by Saban Brands and Zagtoon . The series portrays the adventures of the comedic pals Bubbles, Sunny, Lulu, Izzy, and Yikes. [2] It is an original series distributed by Netflix . The last Popples television adaptation to air was a 1986 animated series.

Characters

Main

  • Lulu
  • Izzy
  • Bubbles
  • Sunny
  • Yikes

Others

  • Mike Mine
  • Gruffman
  • Penny & Polly Popplar
  • Miss Shush
  • Mayor Maynot
  • Babapop
  • Coach Loudly
  • Mrs. Snooply
  • HELP-R

Voice cast

  • Cindy Robinson – Lulu, Izzy
  • Cassandra Morris – Bubbles
  • Wendee Lee – Sunny
  • Grant George – Yikes
  • Ben Diskin – Mike Mine
  • Ezra Weisz – Gruffman
  • Reba Buhr – Penny & Polly Popplar
  • Karen Strassman – Miss Shush

Episode list

Season 1

In 2014, Netflix announced that at least 26 episodes would be released. [1] [3] 10 episodes were planned for the first season; Each episode runs for 22 minutes and consists of two segments. The episodes were released on October 30, 2015.

No. overall No. in season title
1a 1a “Smart House Arrest”
1b 1b “Sunny Loses Her Pop”
2a 2a “It Does not Take a Genius”
2b 2b “Palentine’s Day”
3a 3a “Help-R Hinder”
3b 3b “The Legend of Popfoot”
4a 4a “Win a Free Treehouse”
4b 4b “Bubble’s Doubles”
5a 5a “Student Buddy President”
5b 5b “The BFF App”

Season 2

The second season of Popples was released on Netflix on March 11, 2016.

No. overall No. in season title
6a 1a “Fame & Misfortune”
6b 1b “Do Do Do Do-Over”
7a 2a “The Curse of Popple Pete the Pirate”
7b 2b “Teacher of the Year”
8a 3a “Pop in the Name of the Law”
8b 3b “At the Pop of Her Game”
9a 4a “Izzy Lost in Space”
9b 4b “Pop-Tivity Week”
10a 5a “Popposites Attract”
10b 5b “Lulu’s Poplooloo Juice”
11a 6a “S-Pop-Eech”
11b 6b “Mayor Bubbles”
12a 7a “Maid of Steel”
12b 7b “Pop-vention”
13a 8a “To Err is Popple”
13b 8b “Dawn of the Dull”
14a 9a “Pop n Hop Til You Drop”
14b 9b “Stop the Robo Pop”
15a 10a “Fallen Pop Idol”
15b 10b “Bubble Trouble”

Season 3

The third season of Popples was released on Netflix on July 24, 2016.

No. overall No. in season title
16a 1a “Tele Popples”
16b 1b “It Takes Two to Tangle”
17a 2a “Messy Pop Friends”
17b 2b “Hocus Pop-us”
18a 3a “Camp Out Freak Out”
18b 3b “Ani Mall Insecurity”
19a 4a “The Great Pop Race”
19b 4b “Fear Pop”
20a 5a “The Pink Popple Moon”
20b 5b “Pop-Party Crashers”
21a 6a “Pop-sitters”
21b 6b “Pause for Alarm”
22a 7a “Little Pop Lies”
22b 7b “Pop Luck”
23a 8a “Seeing Double”
23b 8b “Virtual-Reality-Pop”
24a 9a “FrankenPopple”
24b 9b “Pop Marks the Spot”
25a 10a “Pop Up”
25b 10b “Pop-Art”
26a 11a “Little Pop of Horrors”
26b 11b “The Popple Who Knew Too Much”

Merchandise

Saban Brands has the exclusive rights to the Popples characters and has distributed a toy line through Spin Master in 2016. Much like their previous incarnations of the 1980s, the toys can be rolled into a ball and “popped” back out.

References

  1. ^ Jump up to:b Spangler, Todd (24 September 2014). “Netflix Picks Up ‘Popples’ Kidvid Series to Debut in 2015” . Variety . Retrieved 9 September 2016 .
  2. Jump up^ Truong, Kimberly (October 13, 2015). “Meet the Popples: Netflix unveils trailer, photos for new children’s show” . Mashable . Retrieved 9 September 2016 .
  3. Jump up^ ‘ ‘ Popples’ 2015: Netflix To Revive Iconic ’80s Children’s Cartoon’ . The Huffington Post Canada . Retrieved 9 September 2016 .

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