Politoon series ‘School of Democrazy’ is not only to amuse people but to persuade them
6:00 pm PDT 27/04/2019 By Sharmindrila Paul

The Indian Loksabha Elections has already begun at different phases in different parts of the country. Come this Monday, Maharashtra will execute their right to enfranchisement, and similarly, May will see West Bengal and other parts casting their vote. Thus, the preparations and campaignings all over India are pacing up and one of the mediums being used is Politoon or political cartoon. A political cartoon or ‘Politoon’ is a universal instrument of a political dialogue between government and society, a … Read More

Universal Kids announce its voice cast for animated original, ‘Where’s Waldo?’
1:30 pm PDT 27/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Universal Kids network has revealed the series voices cast and season one guest stars for new original series Where’s Waldo?, inspired by the popular book-based brand. Produced by DreamWorks Animation Television, Where’s Waldo? will make its TV debut in July, with an exclusive teaser airing on 27 April during the season finale of the American Ninja Warrior Junior on Universal Kids. Joshua Rush (Andi Mack, The Lion Guard) as Waldo leads the star line-up with Haley Tju (The Loud House, … Read More

‘Chhota Bheem Kung Fu Dhamaka’ gets on board Sunidhi Chauhan for new song ‘Circus Jam Rap’
4:00 pm PDT 26/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Singer Sunidhi Chauhan, who has made her mark with her talent and mesmerising voice adds another feather to her cap, with the fun packed song called Circus Jam Rap for the upcoming animated feature film Chhota Bheem Kung Fu Dhamaka. Excited about the song, Chauhan said, “I thoroughly enjoyed working on the music for Chhota Bheem, a character we all have loved and adored. I personally am a big fan and am eagerly waiting for everyone to listen to the music. I am sure all the … Read More

Xilam Animation greenlights spin-off of ‘Oggy and the Cockroaches’- ‘Oggy Oggy’
1:00 pm PDT 26/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Xilam Animation has announced to have been developing a new take on its iconic property Oggy and the Cockroaches with an original preschool comedy animated series, Oggy Oggy. Marking Xilam’s first ever CGI animated series, the studio will start production next summer with two straight consecutive seasons (156 x 7’) and a global budget of 22 million USD. With the first season expected to launch late 2020 and the second season the following year, a team of 150 people will be actively working on the … Read More

Nickelodeon and CBS Television Studios approves animated ‘Star Trek’ series
3:00 pm PDT 25/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Nickelodeon and CBS Television Studios has announced to have a go-ahead for a new animated Star Trek series to be developed by Emmy Award winners Kevin and Dan Hageman (Trollhunters and Ninjago). The project will be overseen by Nickelodeon animation production and development EVP Ramsey Naito. Launching exclusively on Nickelodeon, the series expands the Star Trek universe for a new generation of fans. The new original CG-animated series finds a group of lawless teens who discover a derelict Starfleet ship … Read More

UNICEF to launch animated #VaccinesWork campaign
12:00 pm PDT 25/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Emphasizing on the urge to vaccinate children, UNICEF is launching a new global campaign on 24 April, called #VaccinesWork. Created by ad agency RPA, the campaign is a minute long animated film titled Danger. Created using various illustrations for social media posts and posters along with the film, the campaign will release during World Immunization Week and will run every year from 24 to 30 April. The campaign is based on the relatable insight that kids, by their very nature, … Read More

Fun and content will be ‘2X’ on Sony YAY! as they turn two!
10:00 am PDT 25/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Sony YAY! has promised to double the fun and masti for the kids this summer season, as the kids channel turns two! With a slew of summer activities lined up, the channel with its kids-centric, home-grown content is all set to give youngsters a double dose of everything that they love. The kids channel kick-started its summer activities with their birthday bash, with the ‘YAY! Day My Day!’ campaign on-air. With an objective to celebrate their second birthday, the channel … Read More

Apolo Films begins production of ‘Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds’
8:00 pm PDT 23/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Dogtanian, Juliette, Pip, the Muskehounds are back in animation! After finishing all the pre-production stages of the feature film Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds at their studios in Navarra, Apolo Films has started the production of the animated version of the well-known television series of the same name for the big screen. Its worldwide popular characters are all set to return to star in a new and frenetic adventure. Aimed at audiences of all ages, Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds … Read More

IPL gets interestingly animated with ‘Silly Point’!
7:00 pm PDT 23/04/2019 By Sharmindrila Paul

Seen the short animated clips during the IPL matches on TV? Where Dhoni, Virat, Russel and others engage in funny and interesting actions? Well, that’s Silly Point from Star, back with spoofs and quirky stories for this IPL season, executed brilliantly by Delhi-based animation studio Tavrohi Animations. Riding on last year’s success of Silly Point, this year Star has created a fresh and enhanced look to the same show, with pre match and post match shows being integrated in the … Read More

Genius Brand International’s Preschool Series, ‘Rainbow Rangers’ to launch across Latin America on Nickelodeon’s Nick Jr. Channel
4:00 pm PDT 23/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Fresh off the heels of the recent news that Nickelodeon has greenlit season two of Genius Brands International’s animated series, Rainbow Rangers, Nickelodeon Latin America has licensed season one of the series is set to debut in August on the Nick Jr. channel. Set to be dubbed in Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese, Rainbow Rangers will be available to stream beginning in June on its NOGGIN preschool mobile application. Rainbow Rangers is a rescue-based series following the adventures of seven girls who are Earth’s first responders, protecting people, animals, resources, and the … Read More

Star Trek: Discover- Aftermath has been announced
2:00 pm PDT 23/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Star Trek: Discovery will delve into Spock’s relationship with Michael Burnham in a new miniseries from IDW Publishing.  Three-issue comic book miniseries from writers Kirsten Beyer and Mike Johnson and artist Tony Shasteen, the series picks up after the surprising events of Star Trek: Discovery’s second season finale in which Spock mourns the loss of his sister. According to, the series finds Capt. Christopher Pike and High Chancellor L’Rell trying to improve the dimming peace between the United Federation of Planets and the Klingons … Read More

“Both TV and OTT will continue to grow and our job is to give our children nice and interesting content,” : Rajiv Chilaka on ‘Kalari Kids’ being acquired by POGO
7:00 pm PDT 22/04/2019 By Sharmindrila Paul

After its successful three season run on Amazon Prime Video, animated series, Kalari Kids, from the house of Green Gold Animation (makers of Chhota Bheem), has been taken up by POGO which premiered on 15 April. Available in Tamil, Hindi and English, Kalari Kids combines the old-world charm and warmth of India with new-age sassiness and fun! The animation style is unique and has a raw, tribal feeling which is something new for the kids to experience. Exclaims Green Gold … Read More