Johnny Test

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Johnny Test
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Premiere September 17, 2005
Finale December 25, 2014
Creator Scott Fellows
Network USA: The WB (Kids' WB!) (season 1)
The CW (Kids' WB!) (seasons 2–3)
Cartoon Network (seasons 4–6)
Canada: Teletoon
Style 30-minute animated kids' comedy
Company Warner Bros. Animation (season 1),
Cookie Jar Entertainment (seasons 2–5),
DHX Media (season 6)
Seasons 6
Episodes 117
Origin USA/Canada

Johnny Test is an animated, half-hour series that aired on the Kids' WB! block on The WB and later The CW before moving to Cartoon Network.

The series stars Johnny, a boy who lives with his genius sisters Susan and Mary. Johnny's sisters often use him to test their experiments. Susan and Mary's experiments are often intended to win the heart of their neighbor, Gil. Johnny also has a dog named Dukey, which his sisters genetically engineered to talk. The kids' parents, Lila and Hugh, are parents with roles reversed from the common household parents. Lila, the mother, makes the income for the family, while Hugh, the father, is obsessed with household chores like cleaning.

The first season was, for the most part, produced in-house at Warner Bros. Animation. Some episodes had their storyboarding outsourced to Atomic Cartoons in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Originally, the show was to be canceled and wouldn't return to the new lineup of The CW. Canada based Cookie Jar Entertainment decided to come forth to un-cancel the show, turning it into a US/Canada co-production. This resulted in a lower budget, forcing the show to switch to Flash animation. In addition, the art crew at Warner Bros. was let go, and the work was all sent to Cookie Jar's division, Coliseum. Voiceover work was still performed at Voicebox Productions in Vancouver.

The series was created by Scott Fellows, creator of Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
James Arnold Taylor Johnny Test 1 2 3 4 5
Louis Chorillo Dukey 1 2 3 4 5
Maryke Hendrikse Susan Test 1 2 3 4 5
Brittney Wilson Mary Test 1
Ashleigh Ball 2 3 4 5
Ian James Corlett Howard Test 1 2 3 4 5
Kathleen Barr Lila Test 1 2 3 4 5

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
The WB
Season One September 17, 2005 July 17, 2006 13
The CW
Season Two October 28, 2006 May 12, 2007 13
Season Three September 22, 2007 March 1, 2008 13
Cartoon Network
Season Four November 9, 2009 September 27, 2010 26
Season Five June 13, 2011 August 15, 2012 26
Season Six April 23, 2013 December 25, 2014 26

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Episode Collections
Johnny & Dukey December 23, 2008 1

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Johnny vs. Bling Bling Boy December 23, 2008 1

purchase

Johnny X and Super Pooch August 11, 2009 1

purchase

Extreme Johnny December 1, 2009 1

purchase

External Sites