The Weekenders 

Last Updated on: February 14th, 2023

The Weekenders (One Saturday Morning Show)

“The Weekenders” is an animated television series that aired on Disney Channel from 2000 to 2004. Created by Doug Langdale, the show follows the adventures of four friends—Tino Tonitini, Lor McQuarrie, Carver Descartes, and Tish Katsufrakis—as they navigate the ups and downs of their weekends.

The main characters are:

  1. Tino Tonitini (voiced by Jason Marsden) – The easygoing and relatable leader of the group, known for his laid-back attitude and positive outlook.

  2. Lor McQuarrie (voiced by Grey DeLisle) – The sporty and energetic member of the group, always eager for excitement and adventure.

  3. Carver Descartes (voiced by Phil LaMarr) – The sarcastic and somewhat pessimistic friend, who often finds humor in everyday situations.

  4. Tish Katsufrakis (voiced by Kath Soucie) – The brainy and creative member of the group, who enjoys exploring new ideas and activities.

Each episode of “The Weekenders” centers around the group’s escapades during the weekends, capturing the essence of friendship, humor, and teenage life. They engage in various activities, face dilemmas, and learn valuable life lessons along the way. The show highlights the importance of friendship, communication, and the excitement of spending weekends together, making it relatable to its young audience.

“The Weekenders” is praised for its realistic portrayal of the challenges and joys of adolescence. It resonated with viewers for its relatable characters, witty humor, and heartwarming moments. The show’s animation style and colorful visuals also contributed to its appeal.

Additional Details:

  • Year of Debut: 2000
  • Year of Finale: 2002
  • Type of Series: Animated
  • TV Channel/Platform: One Saturday Morning
  • IMDB Link


  • Jason Marsden: Tino Tonitini
  • Grey DeLisle: Lor McQuarrie
  • Phil LaMarr: Carver Descartes
  • Kath Soucie: Tish Katsufrakis

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