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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.

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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
Robot Chicken 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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Celebrity Deathmatch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Celebrity Deathmatch 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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Wallace and Gromit is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Wallace and Gromit 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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Moral Orel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Moral Orel 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
Action League Now! 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
The PJs 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
The Gumby Show 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 Mary Shelley's Frankenhole 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
Bump in the Night 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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Chowder is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Chowder 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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Thomas the Tank Engine & Frien... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends 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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Pingu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Pingu 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) 14 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
The Wind in the Willows 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) 15 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Inside-Out Boy

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Titan Maximum is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Titan Maximum 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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Paddington Bear is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Paddington Bear 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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Bob the Builder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Bob the Builder 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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Angry Kid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Angry Kid 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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Postman Pat is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Postman Pat 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) 21 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Lavender Castle 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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The Amazing Adventures of Morp... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added The Amazing Adventures of Morph The Amazing Adventures of Morph is a TV animation program.

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The Wombles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added The Wombles 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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Creature Comforts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
samubim added Creature Comforts 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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JoJo's Circus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
JoJo's Circus 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) 26 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Rick & Steve: The Happiest Gay Couple in All the World 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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Fireman Sam is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Fireman Sam 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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Bagpuss is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added Bagpuss 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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The Clangers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added The Clangers 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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Charlie Chalk is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Charlie Chalk 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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The Magic Roundabout is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added The Magic Roundabout 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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Sweet J Presents is listed (or ranked) 32 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) 33 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) 34 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Dick Spanner, P.I. 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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Gran is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Gran 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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Fourways Farm is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Fourways Farm 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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Mung & Truffles is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Mung & Truffles Paul Reubens, Tara Strong, Dwight Schultz

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Colargol is listed (or ranked) 38 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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Fabeltjeskrant is listed (or ranked) 39 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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Robbie the Reindeer is listed (or ranked) 40 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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Edward and Friends is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Edward and Friends Bernard Cribbins, Bill Pertwee, Sheila Steafel Edward and Friends was a children's TV series in puppet animation from FilmFair that aired on British and Canadian television in 1987. Each episode was 5-minutes in length and was based on ...more

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The Flumps is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
celia-yahccs added The Flumps 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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A Town Called Panic is listed (or ranked) 43 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

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A Little Curious is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
A Little Curious 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) 45 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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Soupe Opera is listed (or ranked) 46 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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The Adventures of Dudley the D... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
The Adventures of Dudley the Dragon Graham Greene, Daniel DeSanto, Mary Walsh The Adventures of Dudley the Dragon is a children's television series which aired in Canada on YTV and the United States on public television stations, through Tampa, Florida PBS member station ...more

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Trumpton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Trumpton Brian Cant Trumpton is a stop-motion children's television series from the producers of Camberwick Green. First shown on the BBC in the 1960s, It was the second series in the Trumptonshire Trilogy, which ...more

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Oh, Mr. Toad is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Oh, Mr. Toad David Jason, Peter Sallis, Michael Hordern Oh, Mr. Toad was a television spin-off from the 1990s stop motion animation series The Wind in the Willows. The show was animated by Cosgrove Hall and broadcast on CITV. It then became Series 5 ...more

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Camberwick Green is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Stop Motion TV Shows
Camberwick Green Brian Cant Camberwick Green is a British children's television series, originally seen on BBC1, featuring stop-motion puppets.