The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show

Last Updated on: July 25th, 2023

The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show (Playhouse Disney Show)

“The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show” was an animated television series that originally aired from 1983 to 1985. It was based on the beloved comic strip “Peanuts” created by Charles M. Schulz. The show was produced by Lee Mendelson-Bill Melendez Productions and originally aired on the CBS network.

The series featured the iconic characters from the “Peanuts” comic strip, including Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, Schroeder, Peppermint Patty, and others. Each episode consisted of several short vignettes or sketches, with each one focusing on different characters and their everyday adventures and misadventures.

The show faithfully adapted the essence of Charles Schulz’s comic strip, capturing the humor, heart, and timeless themes that made “Peanuts” so beloved by audiences of all ages. It retained the simple yet profound storytelling that endeared the characters to generations of readers.

Throughout the series, viewers followed Charlie Brown and his friends as they navigated the challenges of school, friendship, and growing up. Snoopy, Charlie Brown’s imaginative beagle, often stole the show with his entertaining and imaginative flights of fancy as the World War I Flying Ace or Joe Cool.

The animation style of “The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show” stayed true to Charles Schulz’s original drawings, maintaining the classic and distinctive look of the “Peanuts” characters. The series also used the familiar musical themes composed by Vince Guaraldi, which became synonymous with the “Peanuts” brand.

“The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show” was a nostalgic and heartwarming series that appealed to both fans of the “Peanuts” comic strip and new audiences. It celebrated the simple joys of childhood, the ups and downs of life, and the enduring bonds of friendship.

The show received critical acclaim for its faithfulness to the source material and its ability to capture the essence of the “Peanuts” characters and their timeless appeal. It remains a beloved classic that continues to be enjoyed by audiences around the world through reruns and home video releases, keeping the spirit of “Peanuts” alive for new generations to discover and cherish.

Additional Details:

  • Year of Debut: 1997
  • Year of Finale: 1997
  • Type of Series: Animated
  • TV Channel/Platform: Playhouse Disney
  • IMDB Link


  • Brad Kesten: Charlie Brown
  • Brett Johnson: Charlie Brown
  • Stacy Heather Tolkin: Sally Brown/Truffles
  • Stacy Ferguson: Sally Brown/Patty
  • Angela Lee: Lucy van Pelt
  • Heather Stoneman: Lucy van Pelt
  • Jeremy Schoenberg: Linus van Pelt/Floyd
  • Jeremy Miller: Linus Van Pelt
  • Kevin Brando: Schroeder/Thibault
  • Danny Colby: Schroeder
  • Jason Mendelson: Rerun van Pelt
  • Carl Steven: Franklin/”Pig-Pen”
  • Victoria Vargas: Peppermint Patty
  • Gini Holtzman: Peppermint Patty
  • Michael Dockery: Marcie
  • Keri Houlihan: Marcie
  • Mary Tunnell: Frieda/Eudora
  • Bill Melendez: Snoopy/Woodstock

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