Having a pet at home is fun but having a monster is indescribably cool. Is it unbelievable, is not it? Come on – everything is possible. Carlson family has not only one monster but three. This is what the series ‘Me and my monsters’ is about. It is a children’s comedy television program which is both live – action comedy and puppetry. There are twenty six episodes for half an hour long. One episode is more interesting that another. It has been first screened on CBBC on 2010. It is still there – do not miss the chance to meet these amazing and incredible characters.
Once Carlson family moved from Australia to England, Eddie was dreaming about having a dog. But what he has found in England exceeded his expectations. Monsters that are living in the basement are not such kind of monsters that people should be scared of. They are friendly and positive, moreover they help all the family to adapt in England and they make the life of Carlson family more interesting and full of adventures. Basically, the series follows the adventures of the very common family. But all the members of Carlson family are not usual family because of their neighbors.
This family consists of four members. Eddie – the main character of the series, of course despite of the monsters. His full name is Edward and he is a 10 years-old boy. Eddie is the best friend with the monsters. Edward is first one and actually the person who knows that the monsters exist. So, he tries to keep this secret to his family as long as possible. Unluckily to his tries, soon the other member of the family found out about this secret. Angela is an older Eddie’s sister. She is quite cute teenager but she does not like the monster as well as their dad Nick. Nick not only does not like the monster – he actually hates them. But it is just because he does not know them more closely. Eddie’s mom Kate is also not a fun of the monsters but she is much nicer than Nick and Angela.
Monster is a word that sounds scary. But once you meet these monsters you will not have any doubt – they are the best monsters in the world. Norman is a violet strange, unpredictable and quiet monster. He prefers being in his own world rather than being in the crowd. Haggis is a red, huge and sweet monster. He is very sensitive and fearful from inside although he looks to be tough from outside. Do not forget the third small monster Fiend. Although he is the smallest from the trio but he is the leader of this monster group. He talks a lot and every time. Monsters have got a deceptive appearance. They are not scary, – they are lovely. Moreover, monsters are looking forward to meet you! You will find ‘Me and my monsters’ on CBBC any time.