Type
Scripted
Premiered
Jan. 10, 1983
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
HBO TV Network

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Fraggle Rock

Fraggle Rock is a children's television series with a total of 5 seasons and 96 episodes running from January 10, 1983 to March 30, 1987 on HBO in the United States and CBC Television in Canada. The series was created by Jim Henson, primarily featuring a cast of Muppet creatures called Fraggles, with music by Philip Balsam and Dennis Lee.

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Philo and Gunge are Marjory the Trash Heap's two rat-like companions. The two live in the garbage pile with Marjory and act as her shills or barkers, announcing her ceremoniously to visiting Fraggles with alternating phrases: "You are in the presence of..." "The all-knowing..." "Trash Heap! Nyaaaah!"

The pair are nearly identical in appearance. However, Gunge is gray and has only one tooth, while Philo is pink and has two teeth. The pair are rarely seen apart, and usually serve minor comic-relief roles; however, they were featured more prominently in a handful of episodes. Philo and Gunge seek their home, and their origins and ties to Marjory are more fully explored. Gunge is accepted by the Doozers as their long-lost king (until a jealous Philo alters the teeth on the ancient portrait).



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04x04 - Uncle Matt's Discovery
Season 4, Episode 04
01x24 - New Trash Heap In Town
Season 1, Episode 24
01x06 - The Preachification Of Convincing John
Season 1, Episode 06
02x03 - The Trash Heap Dosen't Live Here Anymore
Season 2, Episode 03
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