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Mr. Tenagain making his first appearance while he appears from the tree

Mr. Tenagain is a character who first appeared in "Having Tens of Fun!". He is an eccentric, bespectacled man and a good friend of Barney. He was portrayed by R. Bruce Elliott.

About Mr. Tenagain[]

Illustrated tenagin

Illustrated Mr. Tenagain

  • As Mr. Tenagain name suggests, he loves to count from 1 to 10 and do it again.
  • Whenever Mr. Tenagain visits, he always offers a very special surprise present for Baby Bop.
  • Mr. Tenagain's favorite book is Ten, Nine Eight.
  • As Mr. Tenagain said in "Having Tens of Fun!", he has flown to the Moon.
  • Mr. Tenagain has another favorite book called Mr. Tenagain's Yummy in the Tummy Cookbook.


  1. Having Tens of Fun! (1993) (first appearance)
  2. Barney's Happy Valentine's Day (1997) (last appearance)


  • Mr. Tenagain's name is mistakenly written as "Mr. Ten Again" in Barney's Happy Valentine's Day.