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H2O: Just Add Water 

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Three girls become mermaids after a mysterious island transforms them and gives them special powers.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Cariba Heine ...  Rikki 78 episodes, 2006-2010
Phoebe Tonkin ...  Cleo 78 episodes, 2006-2010
Angus McLaren ...  Lewis 66 episodes, 2006-2010
Burgess Abernethy ...  Zane 53 episodes, 2006-2010
Claire Holt ...  Emma 52 episodes, 2006-2008
Alan David Lee ...  Don Sertori / ... 51 episodes, 2006-2010
Cleo Massey ...  Kim / ... 40 episodes, 2006-2010
Jamie Timony Jamie Timony ...  Nate 36 episodes, 2006-2010
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Storyline

Three ordinary teenage girls discover a moon pool on Mako Island that turns them into extraordinary mermaids with special powers over water on the night of a full moon. They must never look in the moon's eye or there will be side effects for each of them.

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Do you believe in mermaids?

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Drama | Family | Fantasy

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 July 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

H2O: Just Add Water See more »

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Budget:

AUD10,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Nickelodeon advertised a 15 minute sneak peek two weeks before the show was aired. See more »

Goofs

Emma, Rikki, and Cleo (and later Bella) all wish to keep their identities as mermaids secret due to various risks such as being captured for lab experiments or zoo exhibits if the wrong people find out. Yet these characters repeatedly discuss being mermaids and factors related to it, such as Mako Island, in public areas like the cafe where anyone can just walk past and hear them saying that they're mermaids. See more »

Quotes

Rikki Chadwick: I never liked pool parties anyway.
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Connections

Referenced in Mako Mermaids: The Legend of Jiao Long (2016) See more »

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No Ordinary Girl
by Kate Alexa
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Really great show, unique, excellent acting, awesome special effects
12 July 2008 | by blue_wave_aquaSee all my reviews

I was just channel surfing and my digital box summary for the show read (almost exactly)"The story of three Australian teens that are able to transform into crime-fighting mermaids".- Crime-fighting mermaids? It sounded like a lame, animated, 7-year-old, kiddie, "Totally-Spies" copy television show. So I waited for the commercial break to be over while I was reading the show info. When the show came back, I started watching it. It was the pilot episode (I guess it was the premiere of the show on the channel). It was actually REALLY good. As soon as the episode was over, immediately went on youtube to see if anyone had posted some episodes.-I was NOT gonna wait once a week to watch the show.

I started to watch more on youtube and it was entertaining along with interesting plot lines in each episode.

This show may sound like a girly-bad acting show, but it isn't. The other great thing about the show is that the girls have almost no acting experience on television, yet their acting is believable not overdone at all.

All the special effects look totally realistic, unlike other shows for teens.

Even though I've only seen at least a total of 9 episodes (from both seasons), I strongly recommend this show! I'm not exactly a fan of adventure and fantasy, but I can't stop watching "H2O: Just Add Water"!

GO RIKKI, EMMA, AND CLEO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 9/10


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