In a world where the only good pumpkins are round pumpkins, Spookley the Square Pumpkin is often teased by others because of his square shape. Soon Spookley is befriended by Edgar, Allan and Poe, three hilarious spiders who convince him that, square or not, he has a right to be the Pick of the Patch on Halloween.
Could a square pumpkin really be the Pick of the Patch ? Not if mean round pumpkins Big Tom and Little Tom can help it. These two bullies tease and taunt Spookley because of his square roots.
Kindly Jack Scarecrow and his bat sidekicks, Boris and Bella, encourage Spookley to keep striving for Pick of the Patch , but he isn t sure he has what it takes until one scary day when a mighty storm threatens his home. As the storm rolls the round pumpkins across the patch towards a raging river, Spookley's square shape helps him save the day.
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About the Actor
Sonja Ball (born October 20, 1956) is a Canadian voice actress. She is well known for her work as the voice of Arthur's Mother Jane Read in the PBS children's TV series Arthur, Huckle Cat on The Busy World of Richard Scarry, Polly Ester in the English version of Samurai Pizza Cats, Nicole in the MadelineTV specials, and Marina and Hedwig in the English version of Adventures of the Little Mermaid. She also did the voice for 5 year old Wimzie, the boisterous and happy go lucky bird-dragon, in the children's TV series Wimzie's House. She is also known for her lovely singing voice for several theme songs such as Ovide Video, The Adventures of the Little Koala, The Little Flying Bears and The Legend of the North Wind as well as providing narration and vocalist for the National Film Board of Canada's 1998 short Ludovic: The Snow Gift. She has done voices for many cartoons, video games, commercials, and anime.
Bruce Dinsmore (born November 22, 1965) is a Canadian actor. He voices Binky Barnes and David Read in Arthur, Tubby Tompkins in The Little Lulu Show, Horace in Wimzie's House and Jervis Coltrane and Mr. Hutchins in What's With Andy? (2003 2007). He has recently completed shooting on Infected for Muse Prod. and just wrapped on Incendo Prod. Final Verdict. He will be shooting "40 is the new 20" by Simon Boisvert in the fall of '08. He is the star of "TAC.TV, the English version of the Quebec creation "Tetes a Claques", a Canadian internet comedy sensation. A unique blend of animation and live action TAC TV features Dinsmore as several different characters. Dinsmore also provided voiceovers for Sirtech's game Wizardry 8 and many other animated TV series. He also supplied the voice of the candy-loving spider friend Poe in the computer animated film Spookley the Square Pumpkin. He also appeared as a guest appearance on many films and television series. A graduate of the National Theatre School, Dinsmore is also doing new episodes of the YTV hit Prank Patrol.