The idea to release a TV show for kids appeared at the chief editor of programs for children and youth Valentina Fedorova after visiting the GDR, where she saw a cartoon on the sandy little man.
The first releases were in the form of images with narration. But over time, some kind of transmission has changed. It took most of the time cartoon, in front of which was an interlude with the leading and most popular characters - Fili, Piggy and Stepashky. This trio came up with the editor of children's version of Vladimir Shinkarev.
The first actor to voice Fil was Gregory Tolchinskiy. He loved to joke: "I retire, will publish the book" Twenty years under the skirt aunt Wali. " Today the voice of Philly - actor Sergei Grigoryev.
In 1999, the transfer did not go because she had no place in the etheric grid, instead it broadcast a detective television series "Deadly force».
Transfer "Good night, kids!" Three times, became the winner of the television award Taffy (in 1997, 2002 and 2003) in the nomination "Best children's program».
The first screen saver, which appeared in 1964, was a black-and-white. Screensaver portrayed watch with moving hands. Then the transfer was not a constant time output screen and author, artist Irina Vlasova, every time to set the time again. In the late 1970s it began to splash color. Together with the screen saver sung lullaby "Sleep tired toys", which appeared in 1963.
Piggy spoken voice of an old worker program Natalia Derzhavin. You could say that she dedicated her life to her beloved pig. And the house of the actress was literally littered with toy pigs - gifts from friends and onlookers. After Natalya Derzhavin died, Piggy began talking voice Oksana Chabanyuk.
From 1994 to present, the transfer of the TV company produced "CLASS!».
Stepashka voiced Natalia Golubentseva. The actress is so got used to Stepashko that glued them together with photos in his certificate of Honored Artist.
In 1982 he was made a splash in the plasticine cartoon.
For a long time they could not pick up the actress for the role Karkusha. Many actresses auditioned for the role, and could not get used to the image of funny crow until "Good night" did not come Gertrude Sufimova. And imagine Karkusha other was impossible ... When in 1998, a 72-year life, the actress died, a crow settled on the arm of actress Galina Marchenko.
The music was written by the composer to Arkady Ostrovsky, words - poetess Zoya Petrova, and sang a lullaby Oleg Anofriev, a little later - Valentine Tolkunova.
The first single speaker while the children's program was Nina Kondratova. Then the top was more: Valentine Leontiev (Aunt Val), Vladimir Ukhin (Uncle Volodya), Svetlana Zhiltsova Tatiana Vedeneyeva (Aunt Tanya), Angelina Vovk (Aunt Lina), Tatiana Sudets (Aunt Tanya), Yuri Grigoryev (Uncle Jura) Yuri Nikolaev (Uncle Jura), Julia Pustovoytova Dmitry Khaustov. At the present time are the leading actress Anna Mikhalkov, TV presenter Oksana Fedorova, actor Victor Bychkov.
Transfer claim a place in the Guinness Book of Records as the oldest children's program in the world.