About the TV Show
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Barney & Friends
First Air Date: April 06, 1992
|First Aired on||:||1992|
|Created By||:||Sheryl Leach|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||268 episodes in 14 Seasons|
Barney & Friends is an American children's television series aimed at children from ages 2 to 5. The series, which first aired on April 6, 1992, features the title character Barney, a purple anthropomorphic Tyrannosaurus rex who conveys educational messages through songs and small dance routines with a friendly, optimistic attitude. New episodes have not been produced since 2009; however reruns continue to air on various PBS stations.