Murray and the Backyard Kangaroo is a Preschooler animated children's television series based on the characters from the Murray and the Backyard Kangaroo book series. In some cases, the episodes are specifically based on stories by William Hanna & Joseph Barbera. The videos have including a for best children's animation. The series aired on Boomerang in the and Gree City Kids  i the United States. The show was released on both VHS and DVD by Gree City Entertainment and Lyrick Studios.