Beakman's World

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Beakman's World
Premiere September 16, 1992
Finale December 6, 1997
Based on the comic strip "You Can with Beakman and Jax" created by
Jok Church
Network TLC (season 1),
CBS (seasons 2–4)
Style 30-minute children's educational
Company Columbia Pictures Television
Seasons 4
Episodes 91
Origin USA
Official Site Beakman's World

Beakman's World is a children's educational program. It initially aired on TLC before moving to CBS. The show featured scientist Beakman who answered science questions that were sent in to him. He is helped by his lab assistant (Joise for the first season, Liza for the second and third seasons, and Phoebe for the fourth season), and Lester, a man in a rat suit. It was based on an educational comic strip called You Can with Beakman and Jax.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast 1 2 3 4
Paul Zaloom Beakman * * * *
Mark Ritts Lester the Rat * * * *
Alanna Ubach Josie *
Eliza Schneider Liza * *
Senta Moses Phoebe *
Supporting/Recurring Cast 1 2 3 4
Bert Berdis Don the Penguin * * * *
Alan Barzman Herb the Penguin * * * *
Ron Jancula Ray the Cameraman * * * *

Seasons

Season  Premiere Finale #
TLC
Season One September 16, 1992 May 22, 1993 26
CBS
Season Two September 18, 1993 December 3, 1994 26
Season Three September 16, 1995 December 9, 1995 13
Season Four September 14, 1996 December 6, 1997 26

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Discs
Segment Collection  (Region 1)
The Best of Beakman's World September 7, 2004 1

External Sites