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The Friendly Giant 

In his castle, a giant and his friends tell stories and play music for the young viewers.

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Bob Homme
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Series cast summary:
Bob Homme Bob Homme ...  The Friendly Giant 1 episode, 1982
Rod Coneybeare Rod Coneybeare ...  Jerome / ... 1 episode, 1982
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Storyline

In a gentle and sweet manner, a giant and his friends, Jerome the Giraffe and Rusty the Rooster, receive the young viewers who come to call in his castle. Together, the trio exchange jokes, tell stories and play music. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@execulink.com)

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Family | Fantasy | Music

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The theme music, "Early One Morning", is a folk song dating back to the time of Henry VIII, though generations of Canadian children know it only as the Friendly Giant song. See more »

Quotes

The Friendly Giant: Look up, wa-a-ay up!
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Connections

Featured in WatchMojo: Top 10 Giants in Movies and TV (2015) See more »

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A GREAT television show for children
22 October 2005 | by dascrapbookguruSee all my reviews

The Friendly Giant was one of my favorite shows. I loved the introduction music & Giant's INVITATION to come into the castle to listen to stories and chat with his friends, Rusty Rooster & Jerome Giraffee. I felt like I was in the castle sitting with them in one of the "comfy" chairs seen at the beginning.

I lived in NJ & was only able to see it when visiting my grandparents in VT. I have now learned it's b/c it was a Canadian station not received in NJ. The show was something I looked forward to seeing & couldn't wait to get to Nana's house. I am thankful for the memories & wish to see it again.


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