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Raa Raa the Noisy Lion
Genre Animated
Created by Curtis Jobling
Developed by Peter Saunders
Creative director(s) Keith Chapman
Voices of Bradley Shedden
Oliver Dillon
Mia Hann
Eden Jarrett
Max Miller
Jamie Oram
Tyler Coleman
Kassian Akhtar
Joshua Lester
Alexander Molony
Audrey Newman
Rosa Strudwick
Rylea Whitehead
Tim Owen
Narrated by Lorraine Kelly
Theme music composer Alan Coates and Kim Goody
Opening theme Raa Raa the Noisy Lion
Ending theme Raa Raa the Noisy Lion
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 79
Executive producer(s) Ian Mackinnon
Peter Saunders
Producer(s) Keith Chapman
Running time 10 mins
Production company(s) Chapman Entertainment (Seasons 1 & 2)
DreamWorks Classic Productions (Season 3)
Mackinnon & Saunders
Distributor Cake Entertainment (Season 1-2)
NBCUniversal Television Distribution (Season 3)
Original network CBeebies (UK)
Original release 14 July 2010 (2010-07-14) – 22 January 2018 (2018-01-22)

Raa Raa the Noisy Lion is a British stop motion animated children's television series first broadcast in May 2011, which is shown on CBeebies. It features a group of animal-based characters and their adventures and activities through the Jingly Jangly Jungle. The series is narrated by Lorraine Kelly. This series is produced by Chapman Entertainment (Seasons 1 & 2) and DreamWorks Animation Television (Season 3). Three seasons of 79 episodes have been aired. The final episode, "Raa Raa Plays Do What I Do", was aired on 22 January 2018.


  • Raa Raa (voiced by Bradley Shedden series 1 & 2 Then Tyler Coleman Series 3): A fun loving noisy little lion.
  • Topsy (voiced by Eden Jarrett): She's a giraffe who loves to read and the tallest and oldest friend ever. She sometimes can be bossy, but it's only because she want to help her friends as best as she can.
  • Zebby (voiced by Mia Hann): She's a kind, gentle zebra who sometimes gets hungry. In the episode "Raa Raa's Favourite Things", Topsy and Raa Raa hear her laughing when Ooo Ooo tickles her with Raa Raa's tickling feather.
  • Hufty (voiced by Oliver Dillon): He's an elephant who loves music and give his friends a ride on his train.
  • Ooo Ooo (voiced by Jamie Oram): He's a chimpanzee who's fun and likes to swing on vines.
  • Crocky (voiced by Max Miller): He's a crocodile who likes to hang by the river and ride in his log boat.
  • Pia (voiced by Hayden Hunter): She's a parrot who likes to fly high in the air. She was debuted in Season 3.
  • Scuttle: She's a purple spider and has eight legs. She was also debuted in Season 3.

List of episodes

Season Episodes First aired Last aired
1 26 9 May 2011 (2011-05-09) 1 January 2012 (2012-01-01)
2 27 31 January 2012 (2012-01-31) 11 July 2012 (2012-07-11)
3 26 6 November 2017 (2017-11-06) 22 January 2018 (2018-01-22)
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