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Ed, Edd n Eddy is an animated television series created by Danny Antonucci and produced by Canada–based a.k.a. Cartoon. It premiered on Cartoon Network on January 4, 1999. The series was designed to resemble classic cartoons from the 1940s to the 1970s, and revolves around three adolescent boys collectively known as "the Eds," who hang around in a suburban cul-de-sac. Unofficially led by Eddy, the Eds constantly scheme to make money off their peers in order to purchase their favorite confectionery, jawbreakers. However, their plans usually fail, leaving them in various predicaments.

Before signing on with Cartoon Network, Antonucci also approached Nickelodeon with the show. However, they demanded creative control which he did not agree to. During the show's run on Cartoon Network, a.k.a. Cartoon also produced several specials and shorts in addition to the regular television series. A number of video games either based on the series or featuring the series' characters have also been produced. The series' TV movie finale, Ed, Edd n Eddy's Big Picture Show aired on November 8, 2009, officially ending the series.

Ed, Edd n Eddy received generally positive reviews from critics. With a viewership of 31 million households and airing in 29 different countries, Ed, Edd n Eddy was popular among children, as well as adults. It received several awards and nominations in its 10-year run and remains the longest-running original Cartoon Network series and Canadian‌-made animated series to date.


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Daniel Edward "Danny" Antonucci (born February 27, 1957) is a Canadian animator, director, producer and screenwriter as the creator of the animated comedy series Ed, Edd n Eddy and is also the creator of Lupo the Butcher and The Brothers Grunt. Antonucci dropped out of the Sheridan College of Visual Arts to take a job as an animator at Hanna-Barbera, where he worked on a number of series, including He worked on numerous shows, including The Flintstones Comedy Hour, Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo, The Smurfs and Richie Rich. He continued his career in Vancouver, where he worked on animated shorts and television commercials for Rocketship Limited, and created his first solo work, the animated short Lupo the Butcher. At MTV, he work on a number of commercials, his series The Brothers Grunt, and Cartoon Sushi. He went on to create Ed, Edd n Eddy for Cartoon Network. In 2008, Antonucci signed to Wild Brain. Throughout his career, Antonucci won a number of awards. Many of his commercials for Converse, ESPN and Levi’s won a number of awards. Lupo the Butcher was a successful short and is considered to be a cult-classic. Ed, Edd n Eddy, his work by which he is best known, remains one of Cartoon Network's most successful series to date.

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