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Pajanimals Party Supplies are based on Jim Henson’s Pajanimals, a kids’ TV series aired on PBS Kids Sprout. The word Pajanimals is actually a combination of two words – Pajamas + Animals. These Pajanimals characters were created by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop at The Jim Henson Company.
The Pajanimals television series is created by Jeff Muncy and directed by David Gumpel. The show stars John Kennedy, Donna Kimball, Victor Yerrid and Alice Vernon. The composers of the show are Michael Silversher and Patricia Silversher. The Opening theme of the show is “Pajanimals Theme” and the closing theme is “La-La-Lullaby”. The Pajanimals series debuted on October 10, 2011. The second season of the show aired on August 27, 2012.
There are four Pajanimals in the series – Apollo, Cowbella, Sweetpea Sue and Squacky. Before getting ready for bed they do some playtime. Each show has an exclusive character that give bedtime advice to the Pajanimals and solve their problems. At the end of the show, the show exclusive-character tells the viewers the moral of the episode.
Characters of the Pajanimals show
Apollo is a dog. He is green and purple in color. He is friendly in nature. He enjoys playing with his rocket and watching the night sky. The character of Apollo is performed by John Kennedy.
Squacky is a duck. He is blue and yellow in color. He is excitable and energetic in nature. He speaks in a lisp. Squacky always sleeps with a blankie. Whenever he pretends to be Super Squacky, his blankie doubles as his cape. The character of Squacky is performed by Victor Yerrid.
Sweetpea Sue is a horse. She is smart pink and orange in color. She is quiet and shy in nature. She always sleeps with a stuffed daisy named Daisy Puff. The character of Sweetpea Sue is performed by Donna Kimball.
Cowbella is a cow. She is purple in color. She is Italian-accented, but in the television series she doesn’t speak with Italian accent. She sleeps with Princess Lucy, a stuffed unicorn. The character of Cowbella is performed by Alice Vernon.
Mom is the mother of the Pajanimals. She is an unseen character in the series.
Dad is the father of the Pajanimals. He is also an unseen character in the series.
Bedtime Bunny is a sleepy rabbit. She is seen exclusively in the full-length TV series. She often falls asleep during conversations. She is often approached by the Pajanimals for bedtime advice. Bedtime Bunny widens here eyes and falls to the ground whenever she hears a loud noise. The character of Bedtime Bunny is performed by Donna Kimball.
Jerry Bear is, naturally, a bear. He is also seen exclusively in the full-length TV series. Jerry Bear lives in the Big Friendly Forest. He loves giving bear hugs to the Pajanimals. He often gives Pajanimals bedtime advice when they go to him riding Cowbella’s bed or Apollo’s bed. The character of Jerry Bear is performed by Victor Yerrid.
Otis Owl is an owl who is good friends with Jerry Bear. He is also exclusive to the full-length TV series. He first met Jerry Bear at Woodwork School. When he is excited, he gives a loud hoot. The character of Otis Owl is performed by Paul Currie.
Moon is a personification of the moon that is exclusive to the full-length TV series. He is shown as bespectacled and nightcap-wearing. He often gives Pajanimals bedtime advice when they go to him riding Apollo’s bed. The character of Moon is performed by Michael Winsor.
Mr. Happy Birthday is porcupine. He lives in Birthday Land and is the mascot of all birthdays. He is seen exclusively in the full-length TV series. He often gives Pajanimals bedtime advice when they approach him riding Sweetpea Sue’s bed. He normally mispronounces the word Pajanimals. The character of Mr. Happy Birthday is performed by Josh Elwell.
Ellie Octopus is an octopus. He lives in the ocean. He loves to give the Pajanimals “octopus huggles.” Sweetpea Sue used to be afraid of octopuses until she met Ellie. He is also seen exclusively in the full-length TV series. The character of Ellie Octopus is performed by Sarah Lyle.
Coach Whistler is a walrus coach. He lives in the Land of Play. He is also exclusive to the full-length TV series. Coach Whistler is always a big ambassador of team spirit. He would occasionally give Pajanimals advice when they go to him riding Sweetpea Sue’s bed. The character of Coach Whistler is performed by Paul Currie.
Edwin is a bespectacled man. He is an orange-skinned person. He lives in Storybook Land. He is seen exclusively in the full-length TV series. When the Pajanimals visit to Storybook Land he assumes different roles. The Pajanimals often go to him for bedtime advice riding Cowbella’s bed. The character of Edwin is performed by Paul Currie.
Granny Pearl is an elderly turtle. She lives in the ocean. She is exclusive to the full-length TV series. She often gives the Pajanimals bedtime advice when they approach her riding Squacky’s bed. The character of Granny Pearl is performed by Donna Kimball.
Hank and Frank are two beaver brothers. They are seen exclusively in the full-length TV series. They work as construction workers at Land of Build-It. He would often give bedtime advice to the Pajanimals when they approach him riding Apollo’s bed or Squacky’s bed. The characters of Hank and Frank are performed by Victor Yerrid and Paul Currie.
Apart from the full episodes, in Season Zero (2008-2009), eleven Pajanimals Music Videos were also telecasted. These were:
1. Stick to the Plan
2. Stay in Bed (Put On Your Sleepy Head)
3. I Love to Love My Lovie
4. How Do I Know If It’s Morning Time?
5. Goodnight to Mom
6. Sleeping Makes Me Feel Alright
7. What’s That Sound?
8. Lights in the Dark
9. Make Our Bodies Tired
10. A Scary Dream
11. La La Lullaby