Les Mélodilous (English: The Melodious Ones) is the French dub of The Backyardigans. It is used for both French and Canadian broadcasts.
The dub premiered in 2005 on France 5 with the episode "Le trésor des pirates".
The entire series has been dubbed in French.
Episodes had been broadcast in France on ZousZous from 2005 to 2012. Nickelodeon Junior France aired the series from 2011 until 2015. Episodes are currently broadcast on Télé-Québec in Canada.
France 5's ZousZous only aired the first three seasons, in PAL. Episodes on ZousZous were cropped and presented in widescreen format. The series was removed from the channel lineup in 2012, a year after the series debuted on Nickelodeon Junior.
Nickelodeon Junior France aired all four seasons. The episodes were aired in widescreen format. Episodes from the first three seasons were presented with a pillarbox effect. The series was cut from the channel's lineup in 2015.
The French episodes aired in Canada on Télé-Québec from 2007. Reruns continue to air.
Les Mélodilous has been released on home video by Paramount Home Entertainment in Canada, the UK, Sweden, and Germany. Videos were first released in 2005, in Canada, and in 2006, in Europe.
Canadian video releases include their menus and content identical to their American counterparts, with an added menu for the audio selection.
The European Region 2 DVDs include an option to customize the menus into French, as well as to set the text to other included languages.
The first season has been available on Netflix in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, and Switzerland since 2015.