Well-known Indian comic book ‘Chacha Chaudhary’ created by the renowned cartoonist Pran Kumar Sharma would be recreated into an animated series by Toonz Media Group in collaboration with Pran’s Features. Toonz will also be the worldwide distribution company of Chacha Choudhary series with ‘Zamoza Brands’ on board to handle Licensing and Merchandizing rights, a company release said here Tuesday. The series will be in English with 26 episodes of 22 minutes each which will be broadcast in national and international platforms.
The bestseller comic of Pran’s Features dates back to the 1960’s and Toonz media was ready to take it to the next level through an animated series, Toonz Media Group Chief Executive Officer P Jayakumar said. Pran Features CEO Nikhil Pran said “Our readers who have loved reading Chacha Chaudhary comics since 1960 will now be able to enjoy the animation series.”