Being Ian is a Canadian animated series produced by Studio B Productions and Nelvana Limited for YTV, focusing on 12-year-old Ian Kelley, who aspires to become a filmmaker. It originally aired from January 1, 2005, to October 25, 2008.
The series is created by and based on the early life of actor/writer Ian James Corlett. It is set in the city of Burnaby, British Columbia in Vancouver city peninsula. Produced in 2004, it debuted January 1, 2005, on YTV. The series aired in the United States on Qubo from September 19 to October 24, 2009, and continues to air on Qubo today. In 2012, YTV stopped airing reruns in Canada, and its Canadian reruns were moved over to Nickelodeon and BBC Kids since then. Reruns were removed from Nickelodeon in 2013. As of now, BBC Kids continues to air reruns in Canada.