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The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time 

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List Rules It's all about what you can't stand. Vote up the most annoying shows ever!

There's something about TV shows made for children that can really put the rest of the world on edge. The loudness, the obnoxious voices, sounds, and music, the lousy CGI, the cheesy storylines – there's nothing about these shows that aren't completely vomit-inducing. The shows on this list exemplify the absolute worst of the worst. 

Which kids' shows are the most annoying? That's up for you to decide. Vote up all the TV shows you think are the most annoying, and vote down the ones you find more tolerable. Either way, kids will still probably watch them! 

These are the most annoying childrens tv shows.

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Teletubbies is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
BraumStewart added 1997

Actors: Toyah Willcox, Eric Sykes, Penelope Keith, Pui Fan Lee, Rolf Saxon, + more

Teletubbies is a British BBC children's television series targeted at pre-school viewers and produced from 31 March 1997 to 16 February 2001 by Ragdoll Productions. It was created by Ragdoll's ...more

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Caillou is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
1997

Actors: Evan Smirnow, Ellen David, Jennifer Seguin

Caillou is a Canadian educational children's television series that was first shown on Télétoon and Teletoon, with its first episode airing on the former channel on September 15, ...more

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Barney & Friends is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
1992

Actors: Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Tory Green, Bob West, David Joyner, + more

Barney & Friends is an American children's television series aimed at children from ages 1 to 8. The series, which first aired on April 6, 1992, features the title character Barney, a purple ...more

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Dora the Explorer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2000

Actors: Fatima Ptacek, Regan Mizrahi, Alexandria Suarez

Dora the Explorer is an American educational animated TV series created by Chris Gifford, Valerie Walsh, and Eric Weiner. Dora the Explorer became a regular series in 2000. The show is carried ...more

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Fred: The Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2012

Actors: Lucas Cruikshank, Jake Weary, Siobhan Fallon Hogan

Fred: The Show is an American television series, created by Lucas Cruikshank that originally aired on Nickelodeon, in the United States from January 16 to August 3, 2012. Lucas Cruikshank, ...more

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The Wiggles is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
The Wiggles 1991

Actors: Murray Cook, Anthony Field

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Uncle Grandpa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time

Actors: Peter Browngardt, Kevin Michael Richardson, Eric Bauza

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Yo Gabba Gabba! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
Yo Gabba Gabba! 2007

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Peppa Pig is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
DennisNJ added Peppa Pig 2004

Actors: John Sparkes, Morwenna Banks, Alice May

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Fanboy and Chum Chum is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2009

Actors: Nika Futterman, David Hornsby, Dyana Liu

Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nickelodeon and ...more

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Sanjay and Craig is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2013
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The High Fructose Advent... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2012

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The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange is an American live-action/animated TV series based on the characters from the popular web series The Annoying Orange created by Dane ...more
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Breadwinners is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2007

Actors: Elizabeth Bogush, Christina Chang, Andrew Bowen, Amy Laughlin

Breadwinners is an American animated television series created by Gary "Doodles" DiRaffaele and Steve Borst for Nickelodeon. Two anthropomorphic, flightless ducks named SwaySway ...more
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My Little Pony: Friendsh... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2010

Actors: Ashleigh Ball, Tabitha St. Germain, Tara Strong

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Teen Titans Go! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2013

Actors: Arnold Drake, George Pérez, Marv Wolfman

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Marvin Marvin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2012

Actors: Lucas Cruikshank, Victory Van Tuyl, Pat Finn

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Planet Sheen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
Planet Sheen 2010

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Pig Goat Banana Cricket ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2015

Actors: Matt Jones, Candi Milo, Thomas F. Wilson, Paul Rugg

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Pee-wee's Playhouse is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
redrunner911 added 1986

Actors: Paul Reubens, John Paragon, Phil Hartman

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Boohbah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
Boohbah 2003

Actors: Penelope Keith, Rudolph Walker, Phil Hayes

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21
Fish Hooks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2010

Actors: Chelsea Kane, Justin Roiland, Kyle Massey

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Mickey Mouse Clubhouse ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2006

Actors: Tony Anselmo, Bill Farmer, Tress MacNeille

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The Fresh Beat Band is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
2009

Actors: Erin Sanders, Hadley Fraser, Thomas Hobson, Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer, Shayna Rose, + more

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Power Rangers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
1993

Actors: Richard Steven Horvitz, David Yost, David J. Fielding

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Angela Anaconda is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Annoying Kids Shows of All Time
1999

Actors: Sue Rose, Bryn McAuley, Al Mukadam

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