Animaniacs was an American animated series that ran from 1993 to 1995. It was distributed by Warner Bros. Television and produced by Amblin Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation. It was a comedy variety show featuring a large cast of characters, mainly the "Animaniacs" themselves Yakko, Wakko and Dot. It was also the first appearance of the popular duo Pinky and the Brain. Animaniacs on Last.fm.