CBC Television Network

Planet Tolex

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1953 to 1954

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Friday afternoons after school, from October 1953 to April 1954.

Produced in Montreal, this 30 minute program was for children. The planet in question was just like Earth but couldn’t be seen because it was on the other side of the sun. Each week kids enjoyed the adventures of Bricol and Lexo and their friends from Tolex. 
Puppeteers: Leo and Dora Velleman
Producers: Peggy Nairn and Joanne Hughes

Written by John Corcelli – February, 2005