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Ghostwriter(TV show/series, 2019-)

TV-G
| 25min per episode | Genres: Kids & Family, Science-Fiction & Fantasy, Action & Adventure

Scripted Reality in 3 seasons with 39 episodes

GhostwriterRating: 3.7/5 (with 61 votes)
Ghostwriter is a children's mystery television series created by Liz Nealon and produced by Children's Television Workshop (now known as Sesame Workshop) and BBC Television. The series revolves around a multiethnic group of friends from Brooklyn who solve neighborhood crimes and mysteries as a team of youth detectives with the help of a ghost named Ghostwriter. Ghostwriter can communicate with children only by manipulating whatever text and letters he can find and using them to form words and sentences. The series was filmed on location in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. It began airing on PBS on October 4, 1992, and the last episode aired on February 12, 1995. It reran on Noggin, a channel co-founded by the Children's Television Workshop, from 1999 to 2003. ()
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About Ghostwriter

When a ghost haunts a neighborhood bookstore and starts releasing fictional characters into the real world, four kids must team up to solve an exciting mystery surrounding the ghost’s unfinished business.

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Ghostwriter Seasons and Episodes

10/20/2022Season 3 - 13 episodes
When a ghost haunts a bookstore and releases fictional characters into the real world, a group of friends works to solve an exciting mystery surrounding the ghost’s unfinished business. While tackling the big mystery, the young heroes embark on six curious adventures with characters inspired by L. Frank Baum's story “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”; author Pablo Cartaya's “¡Leo! El Magnífico”; Beverly Cleary's novel “The Mouse and the Motorcycle”; Mick Jagger and Keith Richard's song "She's a Rainbow"; E.B. White's book “Charlotte's Web”; and Jewell Parker Rhodes' tale “Bayou Magic.”
#1 | 10/20/2022Ghost of Oz (1)
New friends Nia, Samir, and Charli meet a trio of Wizard of Oz-inspired characters and set out on a curious journey.
#2 | 10/20/2022Ghost of Oz (2)
Oliver inspires a campus-wide search for answers. Nia struggles with a stranger's accusation.
#3 | 10/20/2022Ghost of Oz (3)
As Samir tries to connect with the characters, an adversary stirs up trouble. More of Oliver's past comes to light.
#4 | 10/20/2022The Magic Ghost (1)
Nia, Samir, and Charli cross paths with a young magician and learn about the Eloquent Peasant's disappearance.
#5 | 10/20/2022The Magic Ghost (2)
As Charli prepares for a big performance, the crew looks for clues from Oliver. Samir's father opens up about his family history.
#6 | 10/20/2022The Ghost, the Mouse, and the Motorcycle (1)
Oliver releases a tiny-but-mighty character to help the crew explore a secret tunnel. Nia meets a mentor and crafts a plan for change.
#7 | 10/20/2022The Ghost, the Mouse, and the Motorcycle (2)
Thanks to Ralph, the group learns more about the Eloquent Peasant thief. Nia kickstarts a movement—and confronts a familiar challenge.
#8 | 10/20/2022He's a Ghost, She's a Rainbow (1)
As the gang investigates Alex Thompson, a colorful shape-shifter arrives to help with a series of undercover missions.
#9 | 10/20/2022He's a Ghost, She's a Rainbow (2)
Determined to find evidence, Detective Donovan visits Nia's home. As tension mounts, Rainbow struggles to stay vibrant.
#10 | 10/20/2022The Ghost's Web (1)
Samir spends time with Oliver's nephew. Nia leaps into the pages of a classic novel. Charli grows suspicious of a nosy friend.
#11 | 10/20/2022The Ghost's Web (2)
Nia and Charlotte work hard to help Wilbur. Samir and Charli gather vital evidence. Village Books hosts Oliver's memorial.
#12 | 10/20/2022The Eloquent Ghost on the Bayou (1)
In order to take down their suspect, the friends try to sway someone from his inner circle. Oliver releases another character.
#13 | 10/20/2022The Eloquent Ghost on the Bayou (2)
Nia, Charli, and Samir attempt to beat their suspect at his own game—with help from new allies and one crucial character.
10/09/2020Season 2 - 13 episodes
11/01/2019Season 1 - 13 episodes

Additional Information

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Production country: Canada
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 11/01/2019
Latest episode released on: 10/20/2022
Cast: Sheldon Turnipseed

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:35145, Added: 10/30/2019, Last updated: 07/15/2024