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Sesame Street(TV show/series, 1969-)

TV-Y
| 54min per episode | Genres: Kids & Family, Comedy

Scripted Reality in 52 seasons with 2,916 episodes

Sesame StreetRating: 3.5/5 (with 79 votes) 930
Sesame Street is an American educational children's television series that combines live-action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry. It is produced by Sesame Workshop (known as the Children's Television Workshop (CTW) until June 2000) and was created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its images communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, and includes short films, with humor and cultural references. The series premiered on November 10, 1969, to positive reviews, some controversy, and high viewership; it has aired on the US's national public television provider PBS since its debut, with its first run moving to premium channel HBO on January 16, 2016, then its sister streaming service HBO Max in 2020. The format of Sesame Street consists of a combination of commercial television production elements and techniques which have evolved to reflect the changes in American culture and the audience's viewing habits. With the creation of Sesame Street, producers and writers of a children's television show used, for the first time, educational goals and a curriculum to shape its content. It was also the first time a show's educational effects were formally studied. The show, t... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Sesame Street

Kennedy Center Honors

About Sesame Street

On a special inner city street, the inhabitants—human and muppet—teach preschoolers basic educational and social concepts using comedy, cartoons, games, and songs.

Sesame Street Seasons and Episodes

11/11/2021Season 52 - 3 episodes
#1 | 11/11/2021Elmo Builds a Robot Dog
Elmo, Tamir, and Alan build a robot dog for Norbert the Robot, but the tail isn’t upright and “waggedy” like Tango’s tail. What if they use a wooden paint brush and wrap it with shiny foil? Let’s try!
#2 | 11/18/2021Elmo Mails a Letter
Elmo is mailing his first letter and follows mail carrier Ms. Hampton to the post office, where he sees how everyone’s mail gets sorted to go to the right place. Celebrity guest Jon Batiste sings about the heroes in our neighborhoods.
#3 | 11/25/2021Lunch Time Engineers
11/12/2020Season 51 - 12 episodes
11/16/2019Season 50 - 35 episodes
11/17/2018Season 49 - 35 episodes
11/18/2017Season 48 - 35 episodes
01/07/2017Season 47 - 35 episodes
01/16/2016Season 46 - 35 episodes
09/15/2014Season 45 - 26 episodes
09/16/2013Season 44 - 26 episodes
09/24/2012Season 43 - 26 episodes
09/26/2011Season 42 - 26 episodes
09/27/2010Season 41 - 43 episodes
11/10/2009Season 40 - 26 episodes
08/11/2008Season 39 - 26 episodes
08/13/2007Season 38 - 26 episodes
08/14/2006Season 37 - 26 episodes
04/04/2005Season 36 - 26 episodes
02/15/2004Season 35 - 42 episodes
04/07/2003Season 34 - 33 episodes
?Season 33 - 50 episodes
01/01/2001Season 32 - 64 episodes
01/03/2000Season 31 - 65 episodes
11/16/1998Season 30 - 65 episodes
11/17/1997Season 29 - 130 episodes
11/18/1996Season 28 - 29 episodes
11/20/1995Season 27 - 32 episodes
11/21/1994Season 26 - 31 episodes
11/22/1993Season 25 - 31 episodes
11/09/1992Season 24 - 32 episodes
11/11/1991Season 23 - 30 episodes
11/12/1990Season 22 - 31 episodes
11/13/1989Season 21 - 32 episodes
11/21/1988Season 20 - 33 episodes
?Season 19 - 32 episodes
?Season 18 - 31 episodes
?Season 17 - 34 episodes
?Season 16 - 37 episodes
11/21/1983Season 15 - 40 episodes
11/22/1982Season 14 - 31 episodes
11/23/1981Season 13 - 31 episodes
11/24/1980Season 12 - 130 episodes
11/26/1979Season 11 - 130 episodes
11/27/1978Season 10 - 130 episodes
11/28/1977Season 9 - 39 episodes
11/29/1976Season 8 - 130 episodes
12/01/1975Season 7 - 130 episodes
11/04/1974Season 6 - 129 episodes
11/19/1973Season 5 - 130 episodes
11/27/1972Season 4 - 130 episodes
11/08/1971Season 3 - 130 episodes
11/09/1970Season 2 - 145 episodes
11/10/1969Season 1 - 130 episodes
?Specials - 125 episodes

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Derivative works/Adaptions: "Sesamstraat" (TV show/series, 2021-), "Ernest and Bertram" (movie, 2002), "Barrio Sésamo" (find it on Amazon), "Sesam Stasjon" (TV show/series, 2021-), "Sesamstraße" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 20 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Bosnian (BS), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 11/10/1969
Latest episode released on: 11/11/2021
Keywords: educational, puppet

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:2309, Added: 05/11/2018, Last updated: 11/26/2021