Mumbai, Sep 18 (): Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan and actor Hrithik Roshan unveiled the first look of ‘Kid Krrish’, which is set to première on Cartoon Network on October 2, 2013, in Mumbai.
Rakesh Roshan’s Filmkraft has collaborated with Toonz Animation and Turner International for Bollywood’s first superhero movie Krrish. Before the third instalment of the Hrithik Roshan-starrer Krrish hits theatres this November, another superhero by the same name, although in a kid avatar arrives. They have made four animated tele-movies. The first film will première on Cartoon Network on October 2, 2013.
While unveiling the first look of ‘Kid Krrish’ in Mumbai, Rakesh and Hrithik Roshan looked quite excited. The animation telly-film will show superhero Kid Krrish fighting an evil scientist. According to the makers, Kid Krrish is all about Krishna’s journey of self-discovery, and will surely gel with children of all ages.
Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan said that for the first time a Bollywood character has got an animated version.
The filmmaker said the character of Krrish has been worshipped by every child in India and has become an iconic superhero. He also believed that Kid Krrish would be the new superhero for a whole new generation of children and a benchmark in animated series of live action films.
Actor Hrithik Roshan said the animated movie based on Bollywood movie ‘Krrish’ is better than the latter. He further said ‘Kid Krrish’ will not only inspire children but also take them across the world on exciting adventures.
Moreover, he added cartoons are very important for all of us, as it is important to keep the child in us alive. So he asked not just kids but all of us to take a look at Kid Krrish, which would definitely touch all and may also teach a few things about love.
Krrish 3 is the third instalment of superhero flick, Krrish. The movie is being produced and directed by Rakesh Roshan starring, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Vivek Oberoi and Kangna Ranaut.
‘Krrish 3′ is expected to hit the silver screens in November this year.