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List Rules Shows near the top must be only the best Stop Motion TV series.

The very best stop motion shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest stop motion shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular stop motion TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining stop motion show of all time is. Don't let your favorite stop motion television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of stop motion television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different shows, like Camberwick Green and Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best stop motion show of all time?" and "What are the greatest stop motion shows?"
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Robot Chicken is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Breckin Meyer Robot Chicken (Adult Swim, 2005) is an American stop motion sketch comedy television series created by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich. Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion ...more

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Wallace and Gromit is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Peter Sallis Wallace and Gromit is a British stop-motion comedy animation series created by Nick Park of Aardman Animations. The series consists of four short films and a feature-length film. The series ...more

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Celebrity Deathmatch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Maurice Schlafer, Len Maxwell, Mills Lane Celebrity Deathmatch was a claymation television show that depicted celebrities against each other in a wrestling ring, almost always ending in the loser's gruesome death. It was known for its ...more

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Moral Orel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Carolyn Lawrence, Scott Adsit, Britta Phillips Moral Orel is an American stop-motion animated television show, which originally aired a sneak peek on Adult Swim on December 13, 2005, before it officially aired on January 23, 2006 to December ...more

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Action League Now! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Veronica Alicino, Robyn Carlsson, Alyssa Grahm Action League Now! is a stop motion children's television series that was originally part of All That and then KaBlam! on Nickelodeon, and was later spun off into its own show. It was made using ...more

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The PJs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Loretta Devine, Ja'net DuBois, Pepe Serna The PJs is an American stop-motion animated television series, created by Eddie Murphy, Larry Wilmore, and Steve Tompkins. It portrayed life in an urban public housing project, modeled after the ...more

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The Gumby Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Dal McKennon, Art Clokey, Norma MacMillan

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javier1 added Clay Kids Mj Lallo, Natalie Mitchel, Quinn Kitmitto Clay Kids is a Spanish stop motion animated TV series for children created by Javier Tostado. The series narrates the adventures of seven misfits kids: Flippy, Carol, Motor, Jessie, Albert, Roobbie and Naomi. Gloob held a preview for the series in Brazil on June 29, 2013 and was officially premiered on July 5, 2013. In the UK Clay Kids airs on POP TV.

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Mary Shelley's Frankenhole is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Christian Atkins added Scott Adsit, Britta Phillips, Dino Stamatopoulos Mary Shelley's Frankenhole is a stop-motion animated TV series by Dino Stamatopoulos, creator of Moral Orel. The series premiered on June 27, 2010 on Cartoon Network's late night programming ...more

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Bump in the Night is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Jim Cummings, Rob Paulsen, Gail Matthius | See full cast & crew » Bump in the Night is an animated series by Danger Productions that was filmed using stop-motion animation and aired on ABC from 1994 to 1995. It was created and directed by Ken Pontac and David ...more

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Thomas the Tank Engine & Frien... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Alec Baldwin, Ringo Starr, George Carlin Thomas & Friends is a British-American children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network in 1984 and airs on PBS Kids in the US. It is based on The Railway ...more

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Chowder is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Tara Strong, Dwight Schultz, John DiMaggio Chowder is an American animated television series created by C.H. Greenblatt for Cartoon Network. The series follows an aspiring young chef named Chowder and his day-to-day adventures as an ...more

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Paddington Bear is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Paddington Bear is a fictional character in children's literature. He first appeared on 13 October 1958, and was illustrated by Peggy Fortnum. The friendly bear from deepest, darkest Peru—with ...more

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Pingu is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Carlo Bonomi, David Sant, Marcello Magni Pingu is a British-Swiss stop-motion animated children's comedy television series created by Otmar Gutmann and produced from 1986 to 2000 for Swiss television by Trickfilmstudio and The Pygos ...more

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The Wind in the Willows is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
The Wind in the Willows is a TV series that was originally broadcast between 1984 and 1987, based on characters from Kenneth Grahame's classic story The Wind in the Willows and following the ...more

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Inside-Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Inside-Out Boy

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Bob the Builder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Chris Evans, Richard Briers, Greg Proops Bob the Builder is a British children's animated television show created by Keith Chapman. In the original series Bob appears as a building contractor specializing in masonry in a stop motion ...more

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Fireman Sam is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Andrew Hodwitz, Dave Pender, Lily Cassano Fireman Sam is a Welsh animated children's television series about a fireman called Sam, his fellow firefighters, and other townspeople in the fictional Welsh rural town of Pontypandy. The ...more

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Postman Pat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Ken Barrie, Carole Boyd, Kulvinder Ghir Postman Pat is a British stop-motion animated children's television series first produced by Woodland Animations. It is aimed at pre-school children, and concerns the adventures of Pat Clifton, ...more

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Lavender Castle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Jimmy Hibbert, David Holt, Rob Rackstraw Lavender Castle is a British stop motion/CGI television series created by Rodney Matthews and produced by Gerry Anderson. It was produced in 1997 through a collaboration between Carrington ...more

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Titan Maximum is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Rachael Leigh Cook, Eden Espinosa, Seth Green Titan Maximum is an American stop motion animated television series created by Tom Root and Matthew Senreich. The series premiered on Cartoon Network's late night programing block, Adult Swim, ...more

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Bagpuss is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Oliver Postgate, Sandra Kerr, John Faulkner Bagpuss is a UK children's television series, made by Peter Firmin and Oliver Postgate. The series of 13 episodes was first broadcast from 12 February 1974 to 7 May 1974 through their company ...more

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Angry Kid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Angry Kid is a series of British stop motion animation short films created, directed, written, and designed by Darren Walsh and produced by Aardman Animations. Most of the episodes contain adult ...more

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The Wombles is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Bernard Cribbins, Rick Jones, Sonja Ball The Wombles is a stop motion animated British television series made in 1973–1975. The Wombles are fictional creatures that live underground, collecting and recycling human rubbish. After the ...more

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The Amazing Adventures of Morp... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Tony Hart The Amazing Adventures of Morph is a TV animation program.

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Creature Comforts is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
samubim added Creature Comforts is a plasticine animation by Aardman studios. It features various creatures who are interviewed about a different topic each episode. But the voices are not those of the ...more

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The Magic Roundabout is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Nigel Planer, Eric Thompson The Magic Roundabout is a French-British animated children's television programme created in France in 1963 by Serge Danot, with the help of Ivor Wood and Wood's French wife, Josiane. The series ...more

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Charlie Chalk is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Michael Williams, John Wells, Barbara Leigh-Hunt Charlie Chalk is a stop motion animation series produced in 1987 in the United Kingdom by Woodland Animations, who also produced the children's television programmes Postman Pat, Gran and

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JoJo's Circus is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Marnie McPhail, Jayne Eastwood, Madeleine Martin JoJo's Circus is an interactive stop-motion musical comedy series for preschool children. The series is created by the combined efforts of Jim Jinkins, David Campbell, Mildred Seidman, Lisa ...more

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Rick & Steve: The Happiest Gay... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Will Matthews, Peter Paige, Q. Allan Brocka Rick & Steve: The Happiest Gay Couple in All the World is an American-Canadian stop motion animated sitcom created by Q. Allan Brocka, who also acts as director. It is a spin-off from ...more

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The Herbs is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
The Herbs The Herbs is a television series for young children made for the BBC by Graham Clutterbuck's FilmFair company. It was written by Michael Bond, directed by Ivor Wood using 3D stop motion model ...more

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The Moomins is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Stanislaw Wyszynski, Stanislaw Kwasniak, Hans Clarin The Moomins is a stop motion animated children's television series based on the Tove Jansson's Moomin series of books which was produced by Se-ma-for and Jupiter Film between 1977 and 1982 for ...more

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Hattytown Tales is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Hattytown Tales Hattytown Tales is a 52-episode stop motion children's television series produced by FilmFair for Thames Television. It aired in the United Kingdom between 1969 and 1973. Creator and writer ...more

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Cockleshell Bay is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Brian Trueman Cockleshell Bay is a children's television series which was shown at lunchtime on ITV during the early 1980s. It was made by Cosgrove Hall for their parent company, the ITV broadcaster Thames ...more

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Sweet J Presents is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Sweet J Presents

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Postman Pat Special Delivery S... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Postman Pat Special Delivery Service

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Dick Spanner, P.I. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Shane Rimmer Dick Spanner, P.I. is a 1986 British stop-motion animated comedy series which parodied Chandleresque detective shows. The title character and main protagonist was Dick Spanner, voiced by Shane ...more

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Old Bear Stories is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Anton Rodgers Old Bear Stories was a BAFTA award winning stop frame animation television series for children based on the Old Bear and Friends books by Jane Hissey. Jane Hissey also created the television ...more

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The Clangers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Oliver Postgate Clangers is a British stop-motion animated children's television series of short stories about a family of mouse-like creatures who live on, and inside, a small moon-like planet. They speak in ...more

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Fourways Farm is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Martin Jarvis Fourways Farm is an animated series of farm stories, each one tells a story in the life of the farm and its cleverly engaging animal characters as a means of introducing scientific concepts.

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Chigley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Chigley Brian Cant Chigley is the third and final stop-motion children's television series in Gordon Murray's Trumptonshire sequence. Production details are identical to Camberwick Green. As in Camberwick Green ...more

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Gran is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Patricia Hayes Gran is a children's stop motion animation television series narrated by Patricia Hayes and directed by Ivor Wood. There were only two main characters, namely Gran and her grandson, Jim. The ...more

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Soupe Opera is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Soupe Opera Soupe Opéra is a children's television programme. It was created in France in the early 1990s, and was aired globally as distant as Australia, originally on free-to-air, non-commercial ...more

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Robbie the Reindeer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Robbie the Reindeer Steve Coogan, Ardal O'Hanlon, Paul Whitehouse Robbie the Reindeer is a series of three animated comedy television specials shown on BBC One at Christmas, filmed in aid of Comic Relief. Written by Kevin Cecil and Andy Riley, the programmes ...more

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Fabeltjeskrant is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Fabeltjeskrant Fabeltjeskrant [ 'faːbəɫcəskrɑnt] is a Dutch children's television series featuring puppetry and stop motion. Created in 1968 by Leen Valkenier and produced by Thijs Chanowski and Loek de ...more

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The Flumps is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Gay Soper The Flumps is a children's programme, created and written by Julie Holder, and produced for the BBC by David Yates. It was broadcast by the BBC many times from 1977 to 1988.

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Colargol is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
DinoAgate added Colargol Colargol is a fictional bear created by French writer Olga Pouchine in the 1950s. Colargol first became famous through a series of children's recordings by Philips in the 1960s. It is the story ...more

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A Little Curious is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
A Little Curious is a children's television show which has aired on HBO Family since 1998, lasting for just two seasons, and. The 23-minute episodes are essentially anthologies of shorts ...more

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Henry's World is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Henry's World Colin Fox, Sean McCann, Julie Lemieux Henry's World is a Canadian animated children's series produced for Canada's Family Channel by Cuppa Coffee Animation and Alliance Atlantis Communications. It was first aired from 2002 to 2005, ...more

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A Town Called Panic is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
samubim added A Town Called Panic Alexander Armstrong A Town Called Panic is a 2000 puppetoon series distributed by Aardman Animations and produced in Belgium by Vincent Patar and Stéphane Aubier for La Parti & Pic Pic André. It ...more