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Being Ian

All Episodes 2005 - 2008

  • Ended
  • YTV (CA)
  • 2005-01-01T01:00:00+01:00
  • 30 mins
  • 1 day, 17 mins
  • Canada
  • English
  • Animation, Comedy
Ian Kelly is a 12-year-old kid with a kind of imagination that goes "cut" in the night. He thinks that his life is a stage and that he is the director! With his Spielberg-like imagination, he often tends to get himself into many strange situations! But somehow he manages to walk away frome each "set" with a sense of acomplishment, or a detention! Being Ian is created by Ian James Corlett, a voiceover legend, animation writer, and co-creator of YTV's Yvon of the Yukon. Loosely based on Ian's real life growing up in a suburb of Vancouver it is designed by internationally acclaimed independent filmmaker Marv Newland, whose work includes Bambi Meets Godzilla. Studio B is an award-winning animation studio that has produced original series such as Yvon of the Yukon, What About Mimi? and D'Myna Leagues, which currently air in over 22 countries around the world. Character Bios Ian - Ian is the star of the show, he has a marvelous imagination and enjoys spending his time being comic

63 episodes

1x01 The Kelley Boys and the Mysterious Lighthouse Mystery

  • Series Premiere

    2005-01-01T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian has had it with his brother's constant harassing; they're always hiding his camera! He exacts revenge by sending them on a cleverly devised Pirate Treasure hunt that lands them in a sticky situation. Worried about his brothers, Ian leaves his post at Dad's Super Surprise Midnight Madness Sale only to find a surprise for himself!

1x02 Cyrano de Mille

  • 2005-01-11T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian agrees to help his clueless brother Kyle make a film about a hot young actress he's trying to impress. When the film paints a rather ugly picture and Kyle is in the doghouse, Ian reminds his brother to always ask for final cut. Meanwhile, younger brother Korey soaks up all the love and attention of being Mom's ‘little’ boy at home.

1x03 Piano Man

  • 2005-01-18T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

It's Ian's parent's anniversary and Ian wants to get a good gift. Royal Stilton has come into town but his piano gets smashed, now he can't play. Ian makes a deal that if he can replace the piano before the show, Royal Stiltons manager will pay $10000 for the piano and give front row concert tickets. The piano's a success but Kyle and Kory added a extra surprise to the piano after the piano was completed.Ian rebuilds a concert piano in the hopes to get concert tickets for his parents.

1x04 Truth in Advertising

  • 2005-01-25T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian makes a TV commercial for his dad's store and everyone in the family wants to direct! Grandma Kelley confesses she has a Home-Shopping problem.

1x05 Miss Tween-age Burnaby

  • 2005-02-01T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Sandi enters a beauty pageant - and stinks! Ian makes a video to boost her ratings, but only makes things worse...until his final cameo!

1x06 Greatest Story Never Told

  • 2005-02-08T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Encouraged by a lack of baby photos, Ian investigates how he came into the world.

1x07 Little Camp of Horrors

  • 2005-02-15T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ken is throwing a family camp out trip but Ian wants to go to Verner Wolfenstein's film camp. While Ian goes to film camp, the rest of the family goes on camping but ends in chaos. The film camp is a big scam, now Ian and his new friends need to find a way out and to report them to the proper authorities.

1x08 Catch Me If You Cane

  • 2005-02-22T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian tells a classmate he will do his homework and Tyrone and Sandy decide they're going to dump their homework on Ian also; Ian decides to make a Wild-West movie for the classmate's homework;Ian gets caught by Ken and ends up going to the retirement home. He meets a retired film-maker named Mr.Lipsitt who ends up making a mockery of Ian's Idea;Vicky tells Kyle and Korey to take Grandma Menske out. She puts a strawberry air freshner on Kyle's mirror; When they get back Vicky says that now Grandma [i]Kelly[/i] wants a trip to the mall and decorates Kyle's car with doylies. They end up taking both Grandmas out and get made a laughing stock in front of their classmates;Mr. Lipsitt meets Grandmas Menske and Kelly and gives Tyrone and Sandy's lines to the Grandmas; While looking in the kitchen for grandmas, Kyle and Korey find Ken in Kyle's hiding spot; They all end up at the old age home and end up starting a food fight;As Ian is trying to fire Mr. Lipsitt he says he was an Astronaut, Ian doesn't care and runs away.

1x09 Cool-Status Quo

  • 2005-03-01T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian becomes one of the gifted kids' peeps at school as the gifted kids start to change "smartness" into the new type of "coolness". The principle plans to add a whole new wing to the school just for the gifted kids but a food fight broke out in the cafe caused by Kyle wanting revenge. It caused the school to lose funding for the new wing and now they plan to move the gifted kids and Ian to a different school away from all the bad influences and behaviour, but In wants to stay.

1x10 The Kelleys

  • 2005-03-08T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian hides spy cams all over the house to capture a reel of Kodak moments, hoping it may compensate for all the home movies he accidentally destroyed in a fire. When the plan backfires, the family ends up in therapy, but the therapist puts the embarrassing reality reel on TV! Meanwhile, Ian's grandmas take a road trip that would put Thelma and Louise to shame.

1x11 Once a Pawn a Time

  • 2005-03-15T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian needs a extracurricular activity to get into film school so he joins chess club. When he figures out that there's only 2 members his main goal is to make chess club popular than ever. So he goes into a tournament and gets sponsored by a cola company. But when he losses a game his fans and his sponsored turn on him now he competed in another tournament with the help of a girl but in the final round he has to defeat his undefeated enemy

1x12 Joust Kiddin' Around

  • 2005-03-22T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

It's a medieval theme for the civic festival and Ian decides to use it as a backdrop for his latest production.

1x13 The Boy Who Cried UFO

  • 2005-03-29T19:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

It's a medieval theme for the civic festival and Ian decides to use it as a backdrop for his latest production.

1x14 Links for Love

  • 2005-04-05T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

When Ian's favorite uncle comes through town on a golf tour, Ian tries to help him find a love connection using an online video profile.

1x15 Is There an Ian in the House?

  • 2005-04-12T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

It's another boring day and Kyle, Kory and Ian decide to do nothing and watch TV. But their parents force them into a Motivation Seminar, how boring. After sneaking out, Ian starts playing floor hockey and trips. Without any injuries he gets sent to the hospital claiming he has a broken leg. Ian tries to escape the hospital but theirs an insane nurse watching Ian.

1x16 For Whom the Wedding Bell Tolls

  • 2005-04-17T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian videotapes a traditional Indian wedding but, much to the chagrin of the mother-in-law, turns it into a Bollywood suspense-thriller.

1x17 Sask-Watch

  • 2005-04-26T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

On a family ski trip to Whistler, Ian and Korey go in search of the famous Sasquatch! Kyle ends up in a snowboard TV commercial dressed as a Sasquatch.

1x18 Show Me the Bunny

  • 2005-05-05T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian looks after the rabbit at the retirement home and decides to make a bunny monster movie.

1x19 Ian's Louse-ey Day

  • 2005-05-12T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian gets invited to a costume party where you have to go dressed as your favourite character when you were a kid. His mother finds out and forces Ian to go after creating Ian's Corn costume. Fortunately, Kory has lice and Ian tries to get the lice on him so he won't have to go. Just when he effected by the lice, he learns that his favourite action show actor "Dirk Octane" is there signing autographs. Ian must chose to either not go or shave his head bald.

1x20 Bad Day At White Rock

  • 2005-05-19T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ty and Ian set up a video detective agency, but will their first female customer destroy Ty and Ian's business and personal relationship?

1x21 The Curse

  • 2005-05-26T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

After Odbald storms out of the store mumbling Dutch curses, some very spooky stuff starts happening. Ian and his friends decide to stake out the grounds to try and catch all the eerie events on tape. But when they discover that Odbald never actually placed a curse they have to dig deeper to get to the bottom of all the ghosting. Meanwhile, Vicky decides to clean up the Kelley family's entertainment choices.

1x22 Snow Fun

  • 2005-05-31T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian, Tyrone and Sandi are stuck at school on a snow day after Ian builds a snowman out of grass ruining Mr. McCammon's field; Ken has a cutstomer called Mr.Eric dressed up as the Phantom of the opera wanting to buy an organ. He tells Ken that he has to get the organ to his house by midnight; Kyle, Korey and Ken get caught in a traffic jam on the way to Mr. Eric's. Kyle gets an idea and they all get out of the car and Kyle and Korey pull the trailer to a hill when Ken realises he forgot the address back at home. So he goes back to get it while Kyle and Korey take a break...while the trailer holding the organ rides down the hill. They catchh up to it and jump on and careen down another hill through the city. Vicky is watching the news bulletin where she sees her two boys go zooming through town on a loose trailer. Vicky to the rescue! She hops in her car and drives to where her boys are. they get in the car after hooking up the trailer to the car and drive to Mr. Eric's. Ken is there and knocks on the door. Mr. Eric answers it wearing a cook's apron. He slams the door and runs back inside, changes and comes out with his Phantom of The Opera outfit on. Vicky, Korey and Kyle come through the gate lifting the piano and getting as far as in the yard before they slip on Mr. Eric's walk and the piano falls apart. Mr. Eric then curses them and Ken blows a gaskit and tells everyone to get in the car. As the engine stars, Ken yells back to Mr. Eric not to expect the warranty to cover damges; Ian has gone crazy thinking that Tyrone is a Milkshake and Sandi is a hot dog. Tyrone lures Ian to the cafe on Sandi's orders and waits for her signal. Upon hearing her signal Ty and Ian rush to the other side of the school where Ian eats "the world's biggest dessert cake", tunneling through the doors and getting into the yard. Vicky shows up and gives them all a ride home.

1x23 Hockey Night in Burnaby

  • 2005-06-07T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian's brothers are trying to ruin Ian's day behind the scenes with NHL Vancouver Canucks.

1x24 Crime - Corder

  • 2005-06-14T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ty and Ian set up a video detective agency, but will their first female customer destroy Ty and Ian's business and personal relationship?

1x25 Band of Bruthaz

  • 2005-06-21T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian and his brothers become local pop sensations and their lip-sync routine is invited to compete at the upcoming Burnaby Idol’ contest. Their main competitors… the Vancouver punk band GOB, are entered into the contest by a begrudging Vicky. When a competitive streak seizes the whole Kelley family the battle of the bands becomes awfully personal.

1x26 Planet of the Imps

  • 2005-06-28T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian's venture into the babysitting/acting school business turns his home upside down with wannabe child star hellions. It doesn't help that Kyle and Korey try to sabotage his efforts, while upstairs Vicky is being interviewed for a better homemakers magazine.

2x01 Scream Because I Know What You Did To That Psycho Last Summer

  • Season Premiere

    2005-12-01T18:30:00+01:00 — 24 mins

A trip to a theme parks goes awry when family members are kidnapped.

2x02 Animal House

  • 2005-12-07T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian's class gets a environmentally friendly teacher one day who cares a lot about the Earth. For a homework assignment, they must present a way to make the Earth a better place to live. Ian makes a video about helping disfigured animals and accidentally, it turns the house into a shelter for the disfigured animals.

2x03 What's Comb Over You

  • 2005-12-22T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

What other family traits will Ian inherit from his dad?

2x04 Kelley Vs. Kelley

  • 2005-12-29T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian Break his mother's favorite bella, which ian tape it. but when ian's parents are arguing. Ian's father thinks that vicky care about her bella more than her family, their arguement get out of hand when the bella fall off the table and break. vicky decided to go stay with her mother until ken come and say sorry. after vicky left the Kelley's boys are on their own when it happened to be that mr.kelley wouldn't cook. Would ian make the right choice to make a plan to bring his parents back together before things get even worst or would vicky go after her highschool boyfriend.

2x05 O Brother Where Art Thou?

  • 2005-08-05T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian is certain his pranks are the reason Korey has run away from home.Ian inherit from his dad?

2x06 Morning Zoo

  • 2006-09-05T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian and Dennis turn the school’s Morning Announcements into a Morning Radio show.

2x07 Ian the Peckyhead

  • 2006-09-06T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

After upsetting Grace and causing her to quit, Ian is forced to become Pecky The Pelican to take her place. Ian does a good job, but no one appreciates him. He joins a group of other mascots from other teams and soon plan to get revenge on people who used to laugh and make fun of them.

2x08 Being Principal Bill

  • 2006-09-07T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian finds a hole under his bedroom floorboards that leads straight into the Principal’s mind.

2x09 Million Dollar Sandi

  • 2006-09-12T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian and Ty convince Sandi to try out for the school’s boxing team.

2x10 Health Nut

  • 2006-09-13T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Some bad news from the doctor turns Ian into a health fanatic.

2x11 Behind Bars

  • 2006-09-14T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian will stop at nothing to be the top chocolate bar salesman at school.

2x12 Out of Focus Group

  • 2006-09-19T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian creates a popular film by giving the people what they want.

2x13 Ken Kelley and the Keyboard Factory

  • 2006-09-20T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

An accident makes Ken realize he needs to find a successor to run the store.

2x14 Kelley’s Seven

  • 2006-09-21T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian and his friends pull off a heist to steal back a famous cheese sandwich.

2x15 The Good Egg

  • 2006-09-26T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian takes a school assignment too seriously and becomes emotionally attached to an egg.

2x16 The Five O’clock Snooze

  • 2006-10-03T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian gets a job as a TV news reporter and the pressure of trying to stay on top takes its toll.

2x17 Home Alone

  • 2006-10-10T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian is able to trick everyone out of the house so he can have some private time.

2x18 Dorkbusters Inc.

  • 2006-10-17T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian realizes he can sell his services as a professional dork.

2x19 Spells Like Teen Spirit

  • 2006-10-24T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian has to convince the cool Kyle to join the school’s uncool spelling team.

2x20 Dummy Up

  • 2006-10-31T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian’s personality changes when he finds an old ventriloquist dummy.

2x21 The Great Escape

  • 2006-11-07T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

A substitute teacher keeps Ian and the rest of the class after school, and it couldn’t come at a worse time.

2x22 Ian Kelley’s Day Off

  • 2006-11-14T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian and his friends skip school so they can attend the premiere of a movie.

2x23 The Fifth and a Half Sense

  • 2006-11-21T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian gets hit in the nose and discovers he can smell the future.

2x24 Doofus

  • 2006-11-28T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian signs the Kelleys up for a Reality Show called “Parents Swap”.

2x25 Hurry for Hollywood Part One

  • 2007-02-27T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian and the Kelleys go on a road trip to Hollywood, California.

2x26 Hurry for Hollywood Part Two

  • 2007-02-27T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

While in Los Angeles, Ian tries to enter the “Project: Filmmaker” contest for new filmmakers.

3x01 One Week Later

  • Season Premiere

    2007-10-18T18:30:00+02:00 — 30 mins

Ian and the Kelleys return from their Hollywood vacation to find that things back home have changed.

3x02 Midnight Madness

  • 2007-01-01T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian tries to attend a midnight screening of the cult horror film "Curse of the WereRat."

3x04 School Unfair

  • 2008-06-09T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian is banned from the School Fair when he is blamed for a prank he did not commit.

3x05 Adventures In Kelley Sitting

  • 2008-06-10T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian gets more than he bargained for when he gets a Reality TV babysitter to watch over the Kelley boys.

3x06 The Ians

  • 2008-02-25T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian decides to hold his own amateur filmmaker awards called "The Ians."

3x07 Winning Isn't Ian's Thing

  • 2008-11-27T18:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian will do whatever it takes to win an award during the school's Kooky Sports Day competition.

3x08 Everykid 13

  • 2008-03-09T17:30:00+01:00 — 23 mins

Ian convinces Sandi to star in an internet video confessional on his website.

3x09 That's Ridonkulous

  • 2008-05-04T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

Ian directs TV commercials that make Tyrone a huge celebrity.

3x10 Ian Kelley Is History

  • 2008-10-25T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

A sleep-deprived Ian begins to imagine himself as famous historical characters.

3x11 An Ianconvenient Truth

  • 2008-04-22T18:30:00+02:00 — 23 mins

After learning about a Being Green contest, Ian is determined to win and make his dreams of fame and fortune come true. The only problem is that he still needs to come up with an award-worthy idea.