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Dexter's Laboratory
Genre Comedy
Created by Genndy Tartakovsky
Voices of Christine Cavanaugh
Candi Milo
Allison Moore
Kat Cressida
Kath Soucie
Jeff Bennett
Eddie Deezen
Tom Kenny
Rob Paulsen
Frank Welker
Pamela Adlon
Composer(s) Steve Rucker and Thomas Chase
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 78
Executive producer(s) Larry Huber
Genndy Tartakovsky
Producer(s) Genndy Tartakovsky
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) Cartoon Network Studios
Distributor Warner Bros. Television Distribution
Original network Cartoon Network
Original release April 27, 1996 (1996-04-27) – November 20, 2003 (2003-11-20)
Related shows Untitled Dexter's Laboratory reboot

Dexter's Laboratory (commonly abbreviated as Dexter's Lab) is an American comic science fiction sitcom animated series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for the Cartoon Network. The show was about a red-haired boy named Dexter who had an enormous secret laboratory filled with an endless collection of his inventions. His inventions are destroyed by his older sister Dee Dee. That makes Dexter have to create his inventions again. in development in 2020 an reboot series produced by HBO Max and Cartoon Network Studios works for Dexter's Laboratory series involved based of the original series by Genndy Tartakovsky.


  • Dexter McPhearson is a genius. He works on inventions in his top-secret laboratory. His inventions help himself or the world. Dexter's inventions are usually smashed by his sister, Dee Dee. Dexter has to build the inventions again. Dexter also keeps his lab a secret from his clueless parents. Dexter is motivated and inspired by Albert Einstein and other geniuses. Dexter has glasses, red hair, a lab coat and gloves and boots. voiced by Christine Cavanaugh, Candi Milo, Mayim Bialik (singing voice).
  • Dee Dee McPhearson is a girl who is not as bright as Dexter. She prances around Dexter's lab. Dee Dee usually plays around with Dexter by crushing his inventions. Dee Dee is interested in ballet. Dee Dee wears a short pink skirt and normal shoes. voiced by Allison Moore, Kat Cressida.
  • Marcia McPhearson is Dexter's mother.
  • Donald McPhearson is Dexter's father.
  • Beau is a 12-year old boy. Beau is interested in science and Albert Einstein. He has his own spin-off The Days in the Lives of Beau.

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