‘Rugrats’ is a popular TV show that first aired in 1991 on Nickelodeon. The story revolves around the everyday lives of a group of toddlers. They often experience common life situations which are portrayed as a part of the babies imagination. The show gained huge popularity and ran for nine seasons ending in 2004. ‘Rugrats’ received numerous awards among which Daytime Emmy Award, Kids’ Choice Award and TV Guide Award. A movie based on the show was released in 1998.
The best year for the show was 1995 when it became the highest-rated children’s programs. ‘Rugrats’ even outdid hit shows like ‘Seinfeld’ and ‘Frasier’ which were also running at that time. The show became extremely popular not only among children but among adult viewers as well : it was officially ranked as the most watched TV series among men in the age group 18 to 31.