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Reading Rainbow (1983– )

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TV Series | 30 min | Family

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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jun 6, 1983

Release date (First episode)
Jun 6, 1983 (United States)

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219 cast members
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LeVar Burton
Self - Host Self - Host   See fewer
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Fred Newman
Self / Dr. Skull Self / Dr. Skull   See fewer
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3
Michael Ansara
Self - Narrator Self - Narrator   See fewer
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2
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Doug Parvin
Camper / Self Camper / Self   See fewer
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Lisa Drew
Singer in Fourtune Singer in Fourtune   See fewer
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1
Charisma Largy
Singer in Fourtune Singer in Fourtune   See fewer
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1
Larry Mabrey
Singer in Fourtune Singer in Fourtune   See fewer
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1
Eric Mabrey
Singer in Fourtune Singer in Fourtune   See fewer
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1
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Robert Tree Cody
Flute Player Flute Player   See fewer
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1
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Linda Gelman
Narrator Narrator   See fewer
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1
Herk Harvey
Policeman (segment "Puddle Hopping") Policeman (segment "Puddle Hopping")   See fewer
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Jane Lind
Poem Narrator Poem Narrator   See fewer
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Jerry Stiller
Dinosaur Comic Dinosaur Comic   See fewer
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1
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Byron Easley
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Esther Elise
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Jim Henson
Kermit the Frog Kermit the Frog   See fewer
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Eric Bogosian
Conan the Librarian Conan the Librarian   See fewer
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Jam Master Jay
Jam Master Jay Jam Master Jay   See fewer
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Michael Opal
Cab Driver Cab Driver   See fewer
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Man-Wai Wong
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Kelly Hrudey
Self - a New York Islanders' goalie Self - a New York Islanders' goalie   See fewer
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Jenny Maki
Wench Wench   See fewer
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Tim Maki
Young Peasant Young Peasant   See fewer
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Todd Maki
Peasant Peasant   See fewer
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Kenn Michael
Self - Book Reviewer Self - Book Reviewer   See fewer
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Steve Albert
Baseball Announcer Baseball Announcer   See fewer
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Corinne Orr
Self - Narrator Self - Narrator   See fewer
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Erma Campbell
Machine's Voice Machine's Voice   See fewer
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Kevin Chamberlin
Ted the Grateful Head Ted the Grateful Head   See fewer
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Harold Littlebird
Self - Narrator Self - Narrator   See fewer
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Nicole Wilson
Self - Panelist (1991) Self - Panelist (1991)   See fewer
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Reggie Alvin Green
Newspaper Hawker Newspaper Hawker   See fewer
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Robert M. Watson
African-American Interpreter African-American Interpreter   See fewer
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Jesse Spielman
Self - Reviewer Self - Reviewer   See fewer
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Kristian Damian
Young Levar Young Levar   See fewer
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Patricia Icia
Young LeVar's Mother Young LeVar's Mother   See fewer
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David Reivers
Young LeVar's Teacher Young LeVar's Teacher   See fewer
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Jeff Bridges
Self - Book Reader (voice) Self - Book Reader (voice)   See fewer
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Ed Harris
Self - Book Reader Self - Book Reader   See fewer
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Emil Pinnock
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Jami Simon
Diner (uncredited) Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 3,653 votes