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Gree City
Intros33
Genre Animated series
Comedy
Format 2D animated series
Adult animation
Animated sitcom
Created by Greg Garfield
Starring Greg Garfield
Jessica Biel
Tom Kenny
Sammy Jam
John Ratzenberger
Seann William Scott
Bobby Herman
Country of origin United States
Language English
No. of seasons 25
No. of episodes 300
Production
Executive producer(s) Robert W. Stainton
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) Cartoon Network
New World Entertainment
Cinar
MTV
Sunbow Productions
Alevy Productions, Inc.
Film Roman
Games Animation, Inc.
Klasky-Csupo
20th Century Fox Television
Distributor 20th Television
Broadcast
Original channel Cartoon Network
Adult Swim
MTV
Original run January 1, 1984 – April 25, 2015
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Gree City was an American animated television series that was, created and produced at MTV, Cartoon Network, and Cinar by animator Greg Garfield. It first premiered on MTV on January 1, 1984, with it's first episode, Gree Guy's Nightmares, which led to a series of half-hour episodes. The series aired on MTV and its affiliates worldwide, except in Canada where it has aired on English and France CBC networks due to Canadian television ownership regulations with a total of 25 seasons

Gree City - Gree Guy's Nightmares06:02

Gree City - Gree Guy's Nightmares

The first episode of Gree City

HistoryEdit

Gree City was conceived in the lobby of Terry Ward's office by Greg Garfield. He was asked to do a series of animated shorts, and decided to do his Gree Comic series; but since he realized that animating Gree Comic would require the rescinding of publication rights for his life's work, he chose another approach and formulated his version of a dysfunctional family. He named the characters after his own family, and substituted Geo Guy for his own name; as it was an anagram of 'keo'.

Gree City first appeared to the world on May 1, 1977 by Universal Press Syndicate. Gree submitted drawn sketches of Gree Guy and his friends to the animators, assuming they would clean them up in production. However, the animators just re-traced over his drawings; that is why Gree City appear a little poorly drawn in the comics. 20th Century Fox then picked up the rights, and in 1982, a team of production companies adapted Gree City into a 1-hour primetime series, for the PBS. It was initially nervous to air Gree City; as there hasn't been a cartoon in primetime since Geo's World and that they were unsure if they could keep the audience's attention for the duration of the episode. They proposed doing three seven-minute shorts and four specials until the audience adjusted, but the producers gambled for thirteen half-hour episodes for the series. Gree City was originally to premiere in the fall of 1983; with "Gree Guy VS. Geo's World," but when the episode came back from animation, it had real major, major problems with it. Terry Ward was extremely dissatisfied with the product and called for many parts of the episode to be redone. The producers then decided to just go ahead and air "Gree Guy's Nightmares," on January 1, 1984.

In 2009, Apple Entertainment acquired syndication rights for the show.

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CharactersEdit

  • Gree Guy
  • Dr. PBS
  • Gree Girl
  • Green Bob
  • Zombie
  • Dr. Beanson (The one in Gree City, not Greeny Phatom)

ReceptionEdit

The show actually received great reviews during the 1985 TV season, then The show has a Fresh rating of 74% (Fresh),and an IDMB rating of 7.4 / 10

CriticismEdit

Gree City is criticized for being the greatest show of all time

Gree City
Characters Main CharactersSecondary Characters
Gree GuyDr. BeansonGree GirlDr. PBSGreen BobGumZombie
Media Episodes
Movies Gree City the MovieGree's 1st MovieGree's 2nd MovieGree's 3rd MovieGree's 4th Movie
Gree's 5th MovieGree's Big Movie
Gree's Thirteenth Year of Being a MermaidGree's 6th MovieGree's 7th Movie
Games Gree City the ArcadeThe Adventures of Gree GuyGree Guy and Dr. PBS Turn on the GameGree CityGree City 64Gree City DSGree's 1st MovieBob Beanson's RampageRacingThe Great EscapeGree's worst 2nd MovieGree Guy and the lost Color FrogLost in Geo City!Gree Guy's Cool Awesome House PartyGree's 3rd MovieGolfGree's 4th MovieThe Best Gree CityGree's 5th MovieGree Guy and the BigThe Gree Guys Bloo
Creator Gree G.

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