Pinky and the Brain

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Pinky and the Brain
Pinky and the Brain-Cast.jpg
Premiere September 9, 1995
Finale November 14, 1998
Creator Steven Spielberg
Network/Provider The WB
Style 30-minute animated comedy
Company Amblin Entertainment,
Warner Bros. Animation
Seasons 4
Episodes 65 + 12 compilations
(List of episodes)
Origin USA

Pinky and the Brain is an animated comedy that aired on The WB. It is a spinoff from Animaniacs as the characters originated in recurring segments of that show. This show itself has a spinoff as well, Pinky, Elmyra and the Brain, which was a similar show with Elmrya from Tiny Toon Adventures added on.



Actor Character Duration
Main Cast 1 2 3 4
Rob Paulsen Pinky * * * *
Maurice LaMarche The Brain * * * *


Season  Premiere Finale #
The WB
Season One September 9, 1995 May 12, 1996 13
Season Two September 7, 1996 May 17, 1997 12
Season Three September 8, 1997 May 16, 1998 33
Season Four September 14, 1998 November 14, 1998 7


  • At a Glance: Additional information about the series
  • Compilation Episodes: A list of the compilation episodes which featured previously aired segments that ran as part of the series

DVD Releases


The complete series of original episodes has been released via 3 volumes that each include 22 episodes, except for the second volume which included 21 episodes, in chronological order. Note that none of the compilation episodes were included; the segments that debuted on Animaniacs can only be found on the DVDs for that show.

Title Release Discs
Episode Collections  (Region 1)
Volume 1 July 25, 2006 purchase 4
Volume 2 December 5, 2006 purchase 4
Volume 3 June 19, 2007 purchase 4

External Sites