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Characters / The Electric Company (2009)

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Hector Ruiz

  • Almighty Janitor: He remains useful to the Electric Company, even after he starts running the diner at the beginning of Season 3.
  • Big Man on Campus: He's handsome, charming, athletic and very smart
  • Dark and Troubled Past: In one episode, he explains to the rest of the company that he used to be the champion of an annual limerick contest, but was (unfairly) defeated by Manny on one year. He has never entered said contest since.
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  • The Hero
  • One Head Taller
  • Sibling Rivalry: Among the greatest aversions of all time. Jessica and Hector are not just friends, they are on Bash Brothers level.
  • Improbable Use Of A Wordball: In one episode, Hector is chasing Sigmund Scrambler around the neighborhood. He creates a detour sign using a wordball which Sigmund follows, leading him into a dead end.
  • Will Not Tell a Lie: Mentioned on the show's page


Jessica Ruiz

  • The Lancer
  • Series Mascot: She is the favorite Character of the fandom. She also has preformed live with Hector, Manny and Shock, sings the end-of-show rap 90 percent of the time and even interviewed an actor from the original version.
  • Shout-Out: Was seen wearing a "Zoom" T-shirt at the beginning of Season 2.

Lisa Heffenbacher


Keith Watson

Marcus Barnes


The Pranksters

Francine Carruthers

Annie Scrambler

Manny Spamboni

Danny Rebus

Gilda Flip


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