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The Mighty B!
Created by Amy Poehler
Cynthia True
Erik Wiese
Directed by Erik Wiese
Larry Leichliter
Starring Amy Poehler
Dee Bradley Baker
Andy Richter
Dannah Feinglass
Kenan Thompson
Megan Cavanagh
Grey DeLisle
Jessica Di Cicco
Matt Besser
Keone Young
Sarah Thyre
Opening theme Amy Miles
Michael Robertson
Country of origin France
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
No. of episodes 40 (17 aired)
Executive producer(s) Amy Poehler
Cynthia True
Erik Wiese
Original network TF1
Original release April 26, 2008 – present

The Mighty B! is a Nickelodeon television programme made by Erik Wiese, Cynthia True, and Amy Poehler, who also voices the main character. The series used to be called Super Scout before changing its name. Its first episode premiered on April 26, 2008. The show is about around a little girl named Bessie Higgenbottom, who wants earn all of the Camp Scout "honey bee" badges. If she has all the badges, she will earn the "Mighty B" award. A second season aired on September 17, 2008. 20 episodes are supposed to air in season one, with another new season being aired in 2009 with another 20 episodes. A sneak peek of the show premiered on Sunday, November 25 along with Making Fiends and The Penguins of Madagascar. "So Happy Together" was available on an exclusive sneak-peek DVD included with the "SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis" DVD before the show premiered. The first episode was also shown on The-N network.

Character list

Main characters

The Higgenbottom Family

  • Bessie Kajolica Higgenbottom (Amy Poehler) - 9 and ¾ year old, Bessie Higgenbottom is the bravest Honeybee scout. She is the main character. Her habits include nose-picking; at times she'll stand out on the street deciding which smily faced finger to pick her nose with.
  • Happy Walter Higgenbottom (Dee Bradley Baker) - Happy is Bessie's dog.
  • Benjamin "Ben" Higgenbottom (Andy Richter) - Bessie's 6-year old brother, Benjamin (usually called Ben, unless he’s in trouble) is a bit of a scaredy-cat, but hopes to be Bessie's sidekick when she becomes the Mighty Bee.
  • Hilary Higgenbottom (Megan Cavanagh) - She is the single mother of Bessie and Benjamin Higgenbottom. She owns and operates a coffee shop called Hilary's Cafe.
  • Finger - Bessie's left-hand index finger and imaginary friend.

Recurring characters

  • Penelope "Penny" Lefcowitz (Dannah Feinglass) - Penny is 9 and Bessie's best friend.
  • Marion "Mary" Frances Voctoria Eva Gibbons (Sarah Thyre) - She is the Honeybee troop leader and Portia's mom.
  • Portia Gibbons (Grey DeLisle) - Portia is extremely conceited, and she believes she should be waited on and treated like a celebrity.
  • Gwen (Jessica DiCicco) - Gwen is mainly seen at Portia's side, working as a lieutenant.
  • Rocky Rhodes (Kenan Thompson) - He is a 13-year-old skateboarder who works as a waiter at Hilary's Café.
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