The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy TV Show Facts
The Grim Reaper is forced to become best friends with Billy and Mandy after they win a limbo competition with him. We're taking a look at this zany threesome as they prepare to wrap up their time on the Cartoon Network and launch their made for TV movie on March 30, 2007.
The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy - Main Characters
- Billy - Billy is a fun-loving, curious kid who is always positive - even where his curiosity lands him in trouble.
- Mandy - Bossy, opinionated and maybe just the tiniest bit mean, Mandy knows how to get what she wants. And what she wants is power!
- The Grim Reaper - This ancient, supernatural creature used to collect souls to deliver to the underworld, but ever since he lost a limbo contest, he's just BFFs with Billy and Mandy.
- Nergal - Nergal is an intimidating underworld creature who is just a little misunderstood. All the sinister specter wants is a little love and friendship.
- Hoss Delgado - Hoss is an underworld version of Rocky, Rambo and the Terminator all rolled into one. Whenever the going gets tough for Mandy and Billy, Hoss Delgado can be relied on to save the day.
- Irwin - Nerdy but loveable Irwin is Billy's best friend. He may be a few fries short of a Happy Meal but his heart is in the right place.
The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy - Fun Facts
- The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy was picked up by the Cartoon Network after it won an internet and call-in viewer poll.
- The show was originally called Grim and Evil.
- The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy series is set to wrap up in spring 2007, after having 78 half-hour episodes - which is as many half hours as Cartoon Network gives to any of its shows.
- A 90-minute TV movie called Billy and Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure is scheduled to air on March 30, 2007.
- Weird Al Yankovic voices the reoccuring character of 'Squid Hat'.
The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy - Quotes
"I hate you, I hate playing with you, and I especially hate your little girlfriend!" - Grim.
"Cheer up, Gri... hey! Mandy's not my girlfriend! She's just my FRIEND, who HAPPENS to be a girl, just like I HAPPEN to be a boy, and you HAPPEN to be a skeleton! It's the differences that make our planet so rich! So diverse! And wonderful!" -
"I still hate you, though." - Grim
"Mandy, you have to believe me! The clowns want to take over and become the dominant species! They will destroy us all! Destroy us all! Destroy us all! Destroy us all! Destroy us all! Destroy us all!" - Billy.