Masked figures are seen in the park. Gaby Fernandez has her backpack stolen. A spirit starts writing to Jamal on his computer and inside Lenni Frazier's notebook. Who is the elusive being?
Contact Author When most people see or hear of the term ghostwriter, they probably think of a writer that produces various forms of books, articles, and reports that are officially credited to someone else.
While this is the dictionary definition, the word likely holds more of a sentimental meaning to anyone that grew up in the 90s and watched PBS. The s was a special decade for those that grew up during the period. One of the things that made the era special was that there was a sort of nostalgia that operated similarly to the reverence for 80s but also a certain magic that came from the changes that were occurring with the Y2K generation quickly approaching.
In other words, the Internet existed but television was still the main source of entertainment for children. If you were a child during the 90s and your family owned a television, you've likely seen or at least heard of Ghostwriter.
This was a very unique television series and is one of the more memorable shows from the decade. Even if only for a brief time, it's time we brought some attention to Ghostwriter and also catch up on what happened to the cast.
Source Series Synopsis Ghostwriter was first broadcasted in October of It was mystery show that was targeted to elementary and middle school children.
The goal of the show was to teach reading and writing skills to the audience. The show also encouraged viewers to help solve the mysteries with the cast. The plot revolved around a diverse group of teenagers living in Brooklyn who solved crimes and mysteries in their neighborhood.
The kids are able to do this with the help of an invisible ghost that they refer to as Ghostwriter. The only way Ghostwriter can communicate with the kids is through manipulating whatever letters or text he can find. He then uses those letters to form sentences, which only the kids can see.
The team keeps a casebook where they keep track of any clues they find. Along with the aid of Ghostwriter, the kids piece together the clues and solve mysteries. The show aired for three seasons until it was cancelled in The primary reason for the cancellation was due to lack of funding.
Despite the brief run, the series remains critically acclaimed for featuring racial diversity and being a strong educational tool. By third season, Ghostwriter ranked in the top five of children's shows on American television. Source The Team As previously mentioned, the cast was an ethnically diverse team of teenage detectives.
Here is a brief bio of each character. Jamal was the first member of the team that Ghostwriter revealed himself to.
Since Jamal was exposed to Ghostwriter first, he was viewed by many as the leader of the team. He lives with his parents and his grandmother, and he hopes to become a scientist.
Jamal was portrayed by Sheldon Turnipseed.
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Ghostwriter is an American children's mystery television series created by Liz Nealon and produced by the Children's Television Workshop (now Sesame Workshop) and BBC Television (episodes aired during BBC Two's Schools output).
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