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Between the Lions is a PBS Kids puppet television series designed to promote reading. The show is a co-production between WGBH in Boston and Sirius Thinking, Ltd., in New York City, in association with Mississippi Public Broadcasting, in Mississippi. The show has won seven Daytime Emmy awards between 2001 and 2007. The target audience is children 4 to 7 years old. It has the same puppet style as Sesame Street and several season 2 episodes, notably in Dance in Smarty Pants, had a few characters from Sesame Street guest appearing. Between The Lions started its 10th and final season on September 20, 2010. The Show Ended in November, 22 2010 Along with Reading Rainbow

  1. Kathryn Mullen


  2. Michael K. Frith


  3. Christopher Cerf


Series Cast

  1. Fred Newman

    Fred Newman

    139 Episodes

  2. Jennifer Barnhart

    Jennifer Barnhart

    139 Episodes

  3. Kathryn Mullen

    Kathryn Mullen

    139 Episodes

  4. Pam Arciero

    139 Episodes

  5. Tyler Bunch

    Tyler Bunch

    139 Episodes

  6. David Matthew Feldman

    139 Episodes

  7. Ruth Westheimer

    Ruth Westheimer

    139 Episodes

  8. Tim Lagasse

    Tim Lagasse

    139 Episodes

  9. Anthony Asbury

    139 Episodes

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Season 10

2010 | 10 Episodes

Season 10 of Between the Lions premiered on September 20, 2010.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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