What is Tuca & Bertie (TV) About?
Tuca & Bertie is an animated television show targeting an adult audience, featuring the lives of two bird characters, Tuca and Bertie, who are best friends with contrasting personalities. Tuca, a boisterous and often impulsive toucan, contrasts sharply with Bertie, a thoughtful and somewhat insecure song thrush. Set in a vibrant and surreal universe that mirrors our own, the show delves into themes such as friendship, adulthood, and personal growth. The series follows the protagonists as they tackle issues related to career, love, and the challenges of daily life, all while supporting each other. The show's visual aesthetic is distinctive and imaginative, incorporating colorful animation and fantastical elements that often serve as metaphors for the characters' internal experiences. Tuca & Bertie received critical acclaim not only for its comedic elements and distinctive animation style but also for its sensitive portrayal of mental health, female friendships, and the various struggles faced by its characters.
The first episode of Tuca & Bertie aired on May 03, 2019 and the most recent episode to air was on August 29, 2022.