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WordGirl is an American children's educational animated television series produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids. The show began as a series of shorts entitled The Amazing Colossal Adventures of WordGirl that premiered on PBS Kids Go! on November 10, 2006, usually shown at the end of Maya & Miguel; the segment was then spun off into a new thirty-minute episodic series that premiered on September 3, 2007 on most PBS member stations. All four full-episode seasons each have twenty-six episodes, while the preceding series of shorts had thirty.

The show is rated TV-Y7

The show was created for children ages 6 to 9, despite this, the rating suggests that the show is suitable for ages 6 and up.


  • Dannah Phirman as Becky Botsford/Claire McAlester/Chuck's Mom/Edith Von Hoosinghaus/ Female Police Officers/Pretty Princess (Seasons 1-8)
  • Candi Milo as Becky Botsford (website version/Season 9-Onward)/Ms. Champlain (Season 9)/Female Bank Tellers (High Fat Robbery/Season 9-10)
  • James Adomian as Bob/Candlestick Maker/Timmy-Tim Bo/Raul Demiglasse/Hunter Throboad
  • Chris Parnell as Narrator/Henchmen #1/Museum Security Guard/Exposition Guy/David Driscoll/ Mazo-Racer Driver
  • Maria Bamford as Voliet/Sally Botsford/Leslie/Energy Monster/Johnson (Seasons 2-8)/Pretty Princess (Seasons 9-10)
  • Ryan Raddatz as Todd Ming, Tim Botsford, Beau Handsome (May I Have a Word?)
  • Tom Kenny as Dr. Two Brains/TJ Botsford/Beau Handsome (Tell Her What She's Won!)
  • Fred Stoller as Chuck the Evil Sandwich Making Guy
  • Jack D. Ferraiolo as The Butcher
  • Patton Oswalt as Tobey McAlester III, Robots
  • Cree Summer as Granny May
  • Jeffrey Tambor as Mr. Big/Mr. Birg
  • Grey Griffin as Beatrice Bixby/Lady Redundand Woman/Ms. Question/Mrs. Ripley/Johnson (Season 9)
  • John C. McGinley as The Whammer
  • Pamela Adlon as The Birthday Girl
  • Kristen Schaal as Victoria Best/Mrs. Best
  • H. Jon Benjamin as Invisi-Bill/Reginald the Jewelry Store Clerk/Museum Curator
  • Larry Murphy as Amazing Rope Guy/Mr. Best/Dave/Principal/Male Bank Teller/Reporter Anthony
  • Mike O' Conell as Bill the Grocery Store Manager/Used Car Salesman/Jon the Guard
  • Danielle Schneider as Reporter Loret-Sanchez Johnson
  • Ron Lynch as The Mayor
  • Jen Cohn as Ms. Champlain (Seasons 1-8)/Rich Old Lady/Famale Bank Tellers (Seasons 1-8)
  • Amy Sadaris as Miss Davis/Rhyme