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rdfs:label
  • Gerri Poveri
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  • Gerri Poveri is a corrupt journalist featured in the Magic School Bus episode "Ups and Downs". In order to boost the ratings of her tabloid talk show In Your Face, she fakes a monster in Walker Lake. Ms. Frizzle and her class travel to the bottom of the lake to see the monster, but discover it's just a giant inflatable plesiosaur. They then expose the hoax to the public and Gerri Poveri is forced to apologize on her own show. It was revealed after she apologized, she got a starring role in a new underwater action-adventure series. (Though the name of the show was never mentioned.)
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type of villain
  • Corrupt reporter
Goals
  • Boost ratings for her show In Your Face
Origin
  • The Magic School Bus
Skills
  • Ingenuity, piloting a helicopter, piloting a mini-sub
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Alias
  • None
Hobby
  • None known
Occupation
  • Reporter, host of In Your Face
Fullname
  • Gerri Poveri
Size
  • 300
abstract
  • Gerri Poveri is a corrupt journalist featured in the Magic School Bus episode "Ups and Downs". In order to boost the ratings of her tabloid talk show In Your Face, she fakes a monster in Walker Lake. Ms. Frizzle and her class travel to the bottom of the lake to see the monster, but discover it's just a giant inflatable plesiosaur. They then expose the hoax to the public and Gerri Poveri is forced to apologize on her own show. It was revealed after she apologized, she got a starring role in a new underwater action-adventure series. (Though the name of the show was never mentioned.) Gerri Poveri was voiced by guest star Bora Baia.