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GenreChildren's stop motion comedy
Created byOtmar Gutmann
Written bySilvio Mazzola
StarringCarlo Bonomi (series 1-4)
Marcello Magni and
David Sant (series 5-6)
Composer(s)Pygos Group
Country of originSwitzerland
No. of episodesOriginal series: 105
Revived series: 52
157 (total) (list of episodes)
Running timeApproximately three minutes
DistributorSF DRS (1990-1998), BBC Two (2003 - 2007)
Original release7 March 1990 (1990-03-07) –
3 March 2006 (2006-03-03)
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Pingu is a cartoon series for children about a penguin called Pingu.[1] The series is popular in many countries because the characters only make sounds instead of saying words.[2]


Pingu was made in Switzerland in 1988.[3] The show was made by Otmar Gutmann.[4]


The cast of Pingu includes the family and friends of Pingu.

  • Pingu is the main character of the cartoon. He is a cheerful and bright emperor penguin. When he makes loud noises, his beak looks like a trumpet.
  • Pinga is the younger sister of Pingu. She is a little tomboyish.
  • Robby is seal and a friend of Pingu. He is very clever and an artist.
  • Pingi is Pingu's girlfriend.
  • Pingo, Pingg, Pongi and Punki are friends of Pingu.
  • Papa and Maman are Pingu's parents.

Personality of Pingu

  • He does not like green vegetables. They upset him.
  • His birthday is 22nd August.
  • Pingu's favorite toy is a bear doll, and Pinga's one is a rabbit doll.
  • He likes music.


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