Bunnicula (TV series)

Genre Adventure
Dark fantasy
Based on Bunnicula, by James Howe and Deborah Howe
Developed by Jessica Borutski
Voices of
Theme music composer Paul E. Francis
Composer(s) Paul E. Francis
Drew Neumann
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 40
Executive producer(s)
  • Sam Register
  • Jay Bastian
  • For Cartoon Network: Meghan Bradley and Nicole Rivera
  • Jessica Borutski
  • Maxwell Atoms
  • James Howe (consulting producer)
  • Tony Salama (line producer)
Editor(s) Nick Reczynski
Running time 11 minutes
Production company(s) Warner Bros. Animation
Distributor Warner Bros. Television
Original network Cartoon Network
Original release February 6, 2016 (2016-02-06) – present

Bunnicula is an American animated television series from Warner Bros. Animation developed by Jessica Borutski, produced by Borutski and Maxwell Atoms,[1] and distributed by Warner Bros. Television. It premiered on Cartoon Network and Boomerang on February 6, 2016.[2][3] It is loosely based on the children's book series by James Howe and Deborah Howe.[4] The show is a dark comedy about a vampire rabbit who likes carrot juice instead of blood to strengthen up his super abilities in new paranormal adventures.[5]

New episodes air same-day on Cartoon Network and Boomerang, but the series is currently on hiatus on both networks.

On September 9, 2016, Boomerang announced that the series was renewed for a second season.


Voice cast

Series overview

Season Episodes Originally aired
Season premiere Season finale
1 52 February 6, 2016 TBA


Season 1 (2016–present)

No. Title Directed by Written by Storyboarded by Original air date U.S. viewers
(in millions)
1"Mumkey Business"Jessica BorutskiMaxwell Atoms and Jessica BorutskiJessica BorutskiFebruary 6, 2016 (2016-02-06)1.24[7]
When Chester is tired of Bunnicula's ghoulish mischief, he decides to lock him back in the cellar, but this proves to be a mistake when a mummy monkey attacks the apartment.
2"Walking Fish"Jessica BorutskiJessica BorutskiJessica BorutskiFebruary 6, 2016 (2016-02-06)1.24[7]
Bunnicula and Harold plays some tunes on a mysterious harmonica that accidentally brings back all dead fish and they converge on the apartments.
3"Spider Lamb"Maxwell AtomsMaxwell AtomsMaxwell AtomsFebruary 13, 2016 (2016-02-13)1.12[8]
After Harold comes home from having surgery when eating a soccer ball, Chester and Bunnicula commit to helping their friend get some rest and read him a bedtime story, but after a monstrous hybrid of a spider and a lamb emerges from the book, Bunnicula and Chester afraid their immobilized friend will be eaten, so they team up to save him.
4"Alligator Tears"Jessica BorutskiMaxwell Atoms and Jessica BorutskiJessica BorutskiFebruary 13, 2016 (2016-02-13)1.12[8]
When a ghostly Southern alligator looking for her missing earring is haunting the sewers spreads a crying curse through the apartment, only Bunnicula can set things right before everyone drowns in their own waterworks.
5"Muddy Harry"Maxwell AtomsMaxwell AtomsMaxwell AtomsFebruary 20, 2016 (2016-02-20)1.04[9]
After Mina and her friends try to invoke Bloody Mary in the hall mirror, Harold discovers that they’ve actually conjured a mud monster that he's super excited to introduce to his friends.
6"Garlicked"Jessica BorutskiMaxwell Atoms and Jessica BorutskiMaxwell Atoms, Jessica Borutski,
and Frank Detrano
February 27, 2016 (2016-02-27)1.06[10]
When Chester feeds Bunnicula garlic as a way to remove his vampire powers, Bunnicula fur falls off and he becomes a cute, dancing skeleton, but after Chester realizes that Mina's heart will break if she realizes Bunnicula is a real vampire, he and Harold must cover up the problem.
7"Whooo Is... the Knight Owl"Jessica BorutskiMaxwell Atoms and Jessica BorutskiJessica BorutskiMarch 5, 2016 (2016-03-05)1.24[11]
When Chester realizes that Bunnicula isn’t enough to protect the Orlock Apartments from supernatural forces, Bunnicula introduces his friends to the Knight Owl — a dedicated defender of the downtrodden, but the family's new protector seems to be a little too good at his job.
8"Squeaky Doom"Robert F. HughesRobert F. Hughes and Maxwell AtomsRobert F. HughesMarch 12, 2016 (2016-03-12)0.98[12]
When the spirit of an evil Viking warrior known as Friendless Sven the Destroyer returns to life in the body of Harold's squeaky dog toy, he now wants revenge against whoever trapped him in the first place, which is Bunnicula.
9"Son of Bunnicula"Matthew WhitlockMaxwell Atoms and Matthew WhitlockIan Wasseluk and Matthew WhitlockTBATBD
After Chester assumes that an eggplant will cause Bunnicula to lay a monster egg, Bunnicula decides to pull a prank on Chester and dresses up as his own baby.
Note: This episode originally aired on Boomerang in Portugal, Angola and Mozambique in June 18, 2016, before its transmission in the U.S. This episode was put on demand in March 2016 before it aired.
10"Evil Cat Videos"Maxwell AtomsMaxwell Atoms and Karl HadrikaKarl HadrikaTBATBD
Chester isn’t acting like himself lately, but the trouble doesn’t really start until Bunnicula realizes that Chester has been watching a possessed video cassette.
Note: This episode originally aired on Boomerang in Portugal, Angola and Mozambique in June 19, 2016, before its transmission in the U.S.
11"Chester's Shop of Horrors"[13]Matthew WhitlockJosie Campbell and Karl HadrikaKarl HadrikaTBATBD
Chester takes a shine to a sinister Venus flytrap because the plant scares Bunnicula, but the plant has plans of its own!
12"Curse of the Weredude"[13]Ian WasselukMaxwell Atoms and Ian WasselukIan WasselukTBATBD
When Chester desires to be human so he can impress Mina, he gets more than he bargained for after Bunnicula introduces him to Patches the Weredude.
Note: This episode originally aired on Teletoon in 2016, before its transmission in the U.S.
13"Bride of Bunnicula"[13]Ian WasselukDarrick Bachman and Karl HadrikaKarl HadrikaTBATBD
Mina builds a vegetable monster for her science project, but when a blast of static electricity brings the creature to life, Bunnicula instantly falls for her charms.
Note: This episode originally aired on Boomerang in Latin America in September 23, 2016, before its transmission in the U.S.
TBA"Vampire Rabbit Season"[13]Ian WasselukMaxwell Atoms and Lane RaichertLane RaichertTBATBD
Fluffy the Vampire Pointer sets out to vanquish Bunnicula once and for all when she suspects Mina and her pets are under his control.
TBA"Adopt a Vampire"[13]Robert F. HughesDarrick Bachman and Edward RiveraEdward RiveraTBATBD
Fed up with Bunnicula's shenangians, Chester decides to put him up for adoption, but when Harold ends up being taken away by a kooky old lady, the two must put their differences aside and save him.
Bunnicula summons the ghost of Mina's cooking idol to aid her.


In Canada, the series started airing on Teletoon on April 2, 2016.[16] The series premiered on Boomerang in May 2, 2016 in the United Kingdom and Ireland.[17]


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