Western Animation / Jacob Two-Two


Jacob Two-Two is the central character in an animated TV series produced by Nelvana and aired on YTV, which is loosely based on a series of children's books created by Mordecai Richler.

Jacob Two-Two is the youngest of five children and gets his nickname because he often says things twice since no one hears him the first time. The first book, Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang has been filmed twice (pun not intended), and there are references to it in the animated series.

The animated series was put on hiatus in 2005, after running for 61 episodes; the show has been seen in America on Qubo (one of the series it launched with, actually).

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