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Behind the Scenes

This is the behind the scenes subpage for Action Chugger.
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Background information[]

Action Chugger is a fictional jet-powered locomotive created by Sarah Ball and Ian Carney.

Since his introduction in the episodes Action Brewster and Brewster Knows Best, he has become a recurring character, appearing fairly often.

Action Chugger has no exact basis and is painted peach-yellow with brown highlights.

CGI model[]

In 2007, Action Chugger was designed and modelled by Volume Studios in the 3D modelling software Sketchup during the production of the first series. The model was later exported to another software, Maya, for animation.[1]


  • Series 2:
    • He gains a slightly more matte finish.
    • His visor loses the ability to be raised.
    • He receives the new coupler design.
    • He receives a chugger plaque.


Texture variants[]

In addition to his standard livery, several other texture variants exist of Action Chugger's CGI model. These texture variants include:

Voice actors[]

  • Pax Baldwin (UK)
  • John Pohlhammer (US; Seasons 1-4)
  • Dave Berry (US; Season 6 onwards)
  • Wilken Mazzei (Brazil; Season 6 onwards)
  • Nikola Marjanović (Croatia)
  • Peter Pihlström (Finland)
  • Robert Kotulla (Germany)
  • Rikiya Koyama (Japan)
  • Luis Carreño (Latin America; Seasons 1-3)
  • Carlos Reynoso (Latin America; Season 6 onwards)
  • Ulises Cuadra (Los Angeles Spanish dub)
  • Henrik Horge (Norway)
  • Andrzej Chudy (Poland)
  • Konrad Ignatowski (Poland; Chuggington: Badge Quest, Polsat JimJam dub)
  • Igor Taradaikin (Russia)
  • Alfonso Manjavacas (Spain)
  • Johan Hedenberg (Sweden)
  • Richard Balint (Romania)