Lab Rats (TV series)

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Lab Rats
Lab Rats Logo.png
FormatTeen sitcom
Created byChris Peterson
Bryan Moore
StarringBilly Unger
Spencer Boldman
Kelli Berglund
Tyrel Jackson Williams
Hal Sparks
Theme music composerNiclas Molinder
Joacim Persson
Johan Alkenäs
Opening theme"Lab Rats" performed by DJ Lunar and B.I.A
Composer(s)Bert Selen
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes43 (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)Chris Peterson
Bryan Moore
Mark Brazill
Location(s)Hollywood Center Studios
Los Angeles Center Studios
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time21 minutes
Production company(s)It's a Laugh Productions
Disney XD Original Productions
Broadcast
Original channelDisney XD
Picture formatHDTV
SDTV
16:9
Original runFebruary 27, 2012 (2012-02-27) – present
External links
Official website
 
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Lab Rats
Lab Rats Logo.png
FormatTeen sitcom
Created byChris Peterson
Bryan Moore
StarringBilly Unger
Spencer Boldman
Kelli Berglund
Tyrel Jackson Williams
Hal Sparks
Theme music composerNiclas Molinder
Joacim Persson
Johan Alkenäs
Opening theme"Lab Rats" performed by DJ Lunar and B.I.A
Composer(s)Bert Selen
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes43 (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)Chris Peterson
Bryan Moore
Mark Brazill
Location(s)Hollywood Center Studios
Los Angeles Center Studios
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time21 minutes
Production company(s)It's a Laugh Productions
Disney XD Original Productions
Broadcast
Original channelDisney XD
Picture formatHDTV
SDTV
16:9
Original runFebruary 27, 2012 (2012-02-27) – present
External links
Official website

Lab Rats is an American television sitcom that premiered on February 27, 2012 on Disney XD, which focuses on the life of Leo, whose mother marries billionaire genius Davenport. He meets Adam, Bree, and Chase (Davenport's latest projects), with whom he develops an immediate friendship.[1] The series was created by Chris Peterson and Bryan Moore On January 15, 2011, Billy Unger, who plays Chase, stated that the series was originally called Billion Dollar Freshman. However, the pilot was re-shot, with the changing of the name to Lab Rats, and the addition of Bree, the only girl of the group.[2] In the 19th episode a new character Marcus (Mateus Ward) is entered in to the cast. On May 18, 2012, Lab Rats was renewed for a second season.[3] On July 26, 2013, Disney XD renewed Lab Rats for a third season.[4]

Premise[edit]

When Leo's mother gets remarried to a billionaire inventor, they move in with him. When trying to find his bedroom, Leo accidentally discovers teenage siblings with bionic powers living in his new basement. Leo takes them to school for the first time and the show follows the bionic teens as they unravel in adventurous situations in an attempt to live life like a normal family in the town of Mission Creek, California.

Characters[edit]

Main characters[edit]

Note: The names of the Lab Rats—Adam, Bree and Chase—imply that they were originally known as subjects A, B and C. This is further shown by the fact that Adam (Subject A), was born first, followed by Bree (Subject B), and finally Chase (Subject C).

Recurring characters[edit]

Minor Characters[edit]

Episodes[edit]

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired (U.S. dates)
Season premiereSeason finale
120February 27, 2012 (2012-02-27)November 5, 2012 (2012-11-05)
226 [5]February 25, 2013 (2013-02-25)TBA

Reception[edit]

In 2012 the show became the most watched show on Disney XD.

International broadcasts[edit]

The show originally premiered in Canada on February 24, 2012 and in the United States on February 27, 2012.[6][7] In the UK and Ireland it previewed on March 29, 2012 and premiered on April 19, 2012. It later aired in South Africa on June 10, 2012, Singapore on August 5, 2012, and in Australia and New Zealand on December 10, 2012 as a preview and officially on January 10, 2013 as a show. [8][9] The show later premiered in Malaysia on March 11, 2013.[citation needed]

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