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Cachureos (Spanish for Messy Things) was a Chilean Television program created in 1983 by Marcelo Hernandez.

The Show

Cachureos is like a Game Show where the host, "Tio Marcelo" gives prizes to the kids who win the competitions. Tio Marcelo interacted with mans in animals and things costumes who entertained the children. For making the program exiting, Marcelo exclaimed to the children El grito, el grito, el grito! .


The show was transmitted by TVN between 1983 to 1998 making a great success. That same year,1998,the show was purchased by Canal 13 but the program was only four years in the channel due to economic problems

After a three year hiatus the show is broadcasted by Red TV.

The Characters

Tio Marcelo (Marcelo Hernandez):The program's host.

Gato Juanito:A dancing cat.

Epidemia: A monster who loves dirt.

Wenceslao:A rabbit with glasses.

Senor Lapiz:A pencil who communicates with gestures.

Chanchoman:A pig. The show's antagonist.The kids must defeat him in a force test.

Chester:An old lion who is very smart.

La Mosca:A fly. Chanchoman wants to kill her.

El Tiburon:A shark. He eats the children who lose the contests.

External links

The Opening of the Show

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