|Date(s):||April 3, 2004 – August 24, 2007|
|Country of Origin:||United States|
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The show is about a 14-year-old named Danny Fenton who, after an accident with an unpredictable portal between the human world and the supernatural "Ghost Zone", becomes half-ghost and frequently saves his town and the world from ghost attacks, while attempting to keep his ghost half a secret from everyone, except his best friends Tucker Foley and Samantha "Sam" Manson.
- Danny Fenton/Danny Phantom
- Tucker Foley, Danny's best friend
- Samantha "Sam" Manson, Danny's best friend
- Jasmine "Jazz" Fenton, Danny's older sister
- Jack Fenton, Danny and Jazz's father
- Maddie Fenton, Danny and Jazz's mother
- Vladimir "Vlad" Masters/Vlad Plasmius, Danny's archenemy
The series had many reoccurring characters, for more check out Wikipedia's link.
Common Tropes and Fanon
- Crossovers are fairly popular, the top five are: Teen Titans, Harry Potter, Supernatural, Young Justice, and Fairly OddParents.
- Bad Boy/Dark!Danny, this includes the Danny Masters trope where Vlad is Danny's father.
- Character Deaths
- Revelations of Danny's secret to various characters
The most popular het pairing is Danny/Sam, while most popular slash pairing is Danny/Vlad. Other pairings that have appeared in the fandom are: Danny F/Danny P, Danny/Dash, Danny/Valerie, Tucker/Jazz, Danny/Desiree, Jazz/Tucker, and Tucker/Valerie. The canon pairing of Jack/Maddie often appears in fanworks as a background pairing, however several works focus on them as well.