Motu Patlu is an Indian animated sitcom television series airing on Nickelodeon and Vasantham. The series in produced by Cosmos-Maya. It is adapted from the classic comic strip on Lot Pot. It was premiered on 16 October 2012, beginning with episode “John Banega Don”. It focuses on two friends, Motu and Patlu, living in the fictional city Furfuri Nagar. The director is Suhas Kadav and the theme music composer is Sandesh Shandilya. The producers are Deepa Sahi and Anish JS Mehta. The theme song “Motu Aur Patlu Ki Jodi” is sung by Sukhwinder Singh. It is one of the most popular kids show in India.
The animation creator of this particular series has put immense amount of effort into creating characters that would please the Indian audience and particularly the target audience of younger age group. This particular animation TV series have won hearts all over. You can see kids of all age groups being attracted to the show. This is a classic example of what the power of animated TV series is capable of. Since the inception of the television series, its creators Lotpot magazine, Maya Digital Studios and the Nickelodeon India are aggressively promoting its merchandising the series products and tie-ups.
In March 2014, Nick India tied up with the Yellow Diamond chips for promotion of its products across various media. In November 2014 a major deal was signed by Horlicks for promotion of its brand with the series characters in its marketing ads. Not to forget that the inculcation of good animation has resulted in the upgraded promotion of this particular stream of cartoon.
All the characters like Motu, Patlu, Dr. Jhatka, Chaiwala etc. are widely loved and favored by the kids making the show a successful hit. Since, it was adapted from a comic strip the animation process wasn’t that tough and it wasn’t essential for the animation process to be started from the scratch. The skeleton and backdrop of the characters was somewhat predictable and it did make the process simpler. Other than this, you must know that this cartoon series managed to create immense amount of hype and popularity on the television sets making this a new favorite for all the kids.
Entertainment is a major factor in India; anything that entertains you draws your attention. Passing time and increasing curiosity are few of the reasons apart from entertainment why theatres in India are flooded with people. Well, if you are among those souls who step into the cinema hall for one of these reasons, then Viacom18’s animated feature film Motu Patlu: King of Kings can be a good entertaining pastime fulfilling your curiosity about animation. It took no time for the famous TV show to jump out of the box to become a successful film in the theatres.