Maya The Bee

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  • TV-Y
  • 1975
  • 3 Seasons
  • 6.7  (4,555)

Maya The Bee is a classic animated TV show that originally aired from 1975 to 1980. It follows the adventures of a young honeybee named Maya as she explores the world around her and learns about life and friendship. Maya is a curious and adventurous bee who is always eager to learn more about the world. She lives in a hive with her friends, including her best friend Willy, a clumsy and lovable drone bee. Together, Maya and Willy embark on all sorts of adventures, from exploring the forest and meadow to visiting a neighboring beehive.

Throughout the show, Maya and her friends encounter all sorts of challenges and learn important lessons about loyalty, forgiveness, and perseverance. Whether they are trying to rescue a lost bee or competing in a honey-making contest, Maya and her friends always work together to overcome any obstacles in their path.

One of the standout features of Maya The Bee is its beautiful animation. The show features vibrant, colorful visuals that bring the natural world to life, from the shimmering wings of the bees to the delicate petals of the flowers. The animation style is charming and whimsical, with lots of fun details that appeal to kids and adults alike.

Another strength of the show is its cast of voice actors. Maya is voiced by Rebecca Shoichet, who brings a bright and bubbly energy to the role. Andrea Libman plays Willy, infusing the character with just the right amount of goofiness and heart. Ellen Kennedy voices the stern and no-nonsense Queen, who provides a good contrast to Maya's free spirit. Kira Tozer rounds out the cast as the perpetually worried Miss Cassandra.

While Maya The Bee is certainly a children's show, it offers plenty of entertainment for adults as well. The show's gentle humor and heartwarming themes make it a great option for families to watch together. At its core, Maya The Bee is a show about the power of friendship and the beauty of the natural world. It encourages kids to be curious, to explore, and to appreciate the wonders of the world around them.

Overall, Maya The Bee is a timeless classic that has captured the hearts of generations of viewers. With its lovable characters, beautiful animation, and positive messages, it is a must-watch for anyone looking for a fun and uplifting show to enjoy with the whole family.

Maya The Bee is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (201 episodes). The series first aired on April 1, 1975.

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A Surprise for Maya
26. A Surprise for Maya
February 5, 2014
Willy and his friends want to prepare a great surprise for Maya to thank her for all she does for them.
Doc Slick
25. Doc Slick
February 28, 2014
Maya thinks that something is wrong, but no one will believe her.
The Gift From Above
24. The Gift From Above
February 4, 2014
A cowpat has landed just in front of the hive; the Queen is supposed to receive other Queens tonight.
Did I Say That?
23. Did I Say That?
February 4, 2014
Willy accidentally eats some nectar that Lara had destined for Maya; it makes him tell the truth, unpleasant or not, all the time and not worry about the consequences.
The Runaway Bee
22. The Runaway Bee
February 27, 2014
Zig, a little bee, flees his hive because he can't help goofing around; Zig makes a big mistake with Beeswax.
A Friend for the Oak
21. A Friend for the Oak
October 29, 2020
Maya and Willy's favorite tree, the oak, is sick and they need to plant a truffle under it; but then they discover Polly the mole cricket, who eats everything under the tree.
Willy Guards the Hive
20. Willy Guards the Hive
February 25, 2014
Like all bees, Willy has to learn how to be a guard of the hive, but this is the moment Beeswax and the wasps decide to pay them a visit.
The Big Bad Earwig
19. The Big Bad Earwig
February 2, 2014
Maya and Willy are on the track of the big bad earwig, which is said to be prowling around.
The Big Eat
18. The Big Eat
February 23, 2014
Maya accidentally eats soil and falls ill, so her friends try to heal her in comic and awkward ways.
Once Upon a Slime
17. Once Upon a Slime
February 1, 2014
Maya and her friends discover a huge slime trail and Shelby's mushrooms have disappeared.
Greedy Frogs
16. Greedy Frogs
February 21, 2014
Maya and Willy meet a couple of frogs. First they're being hunted, then they will help each other out.
A Flower to Share
15. A Flower to Share
January 31, 2014
Maya and Willy discover a flower that makes delicious nectar.
The Outsider
14. The Outsider
February 19, 2014
A new little bee, Hannah, pretends to Maya she is not a real bee; she can't find resin buds to make propolis; Maya wants to prove her wrong.
Thank You Wasps
13. Thank You Wasps
October 29, 2020
Flip feels weak and really needs pear juice but only wasps can cut them.
Haunted Hive
12. Haunted Hive
February 17, 2014
The hive seems haunted until Maya discovers it's a little moth that hides in the basements.
Wings of a Champion
11. Wings of a Champion
December 7, 2020
Maya and Willy meet Grandad Dragonfly and he tells them that he used to be a great race champion.
Henry's Cabin
10. Henry's Cabin
February 15, 2014
The ant camp is attacked by an ant-lion so Maya and Willy put eggs in Henry's secret cabin.
Queen for a Day
9. Queen for a Day
January 28, 2014
While the Queen leaves the hive for a little holiday, Beeswax takes a young Queen to replace her. But she behaves like a diva! The hive is upside down, Maya and Willy have to do something.
Night Flight
8. Night Flight
February 13, 2014
Coming back from a party, the queen gets lost with her guards in the forest at night; Maya has to find the queen and bring her back to the hive.
On With the Show
7. On With the Show
January 27, 2014
Maya organizes a talent show to prove that everybody has talent; the prize is a delicious picnic.
Bless You Miss Cassandra
6. Bless You Miss Cassandra
February 11, 2014
Miss Cassandra has an allergy and can't work at the hive any more so Maya tries to cure her.
Queen / Cabin
5. Queen / Cabin
August 30, 2016
The Queen leaves the hive for a little holiday.
Show / Flight
4. Show / Flight
August 30, 2016
Maya organizes a talent show to prove that everybody has talent.
New Shelby / Bless
3. New Shelby / Bless
August 30, 2016
Shelby is annoyed by predators because he seems harmless.
Willy Loses His Memory
2. Willy Loses His Memory
February 7, 2014
Willy loses his memory. An ant even makes him believe he is an ant, in order to use him! Maya and her friends have to help Willy before they lose their friend!
Bee Day
1. Bee Day
October 9, 2020
Maya discovers that some insects celebrate their birth or transformation day; she wants to know her birthday so she can throw herself and Willy a party.
Where to Watch Maya The Bee
Maya The Bee is available for streaming on the Nick Jr. website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Maya The Bee on demand at Amazon Prime, Netflix, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    April 1, 1975
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (4,555)