Sanjay and Craig
|Sanjay and Craig|
|Created by||Jim Dirschberger
|Directed by||Lindsey Pollard
|Voices of||Maulik Pancholy
|Theme music composer||John Dwyer|
|Opening theme||"Sanjay and Craig", performed by Chris Hardwick|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||12 (24 segments) (List of episodes)|
|Executive producer(s)||Jim Dirschberger
|Producer(s)||Thurop Van Orman|
|Running time||22 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Forest City Rockers
Nickelodeon Animation Studio
|Original run||May 25, 2013– present|
The show's creators are Jim Dirschberger, Andreas Trolf, and Jay Howell. Howell is also the character designer on Bob's Burgers. Sanjay and Craig is being produced by Will McRobb and Chris Viscardi, the creators of The Adventures of Pete & Pete.
Plot[change | edit source]
The show is about the adventures of the title characters, a 12-year-old Indian American human boy named Sanjay Patel, and his best friend, a talking snake named Craig. On a promotional webpage for the show, the network explains that Sanjay and Craig's adventures require that "nobody finds out that Craig can talk".
Cast[change | edit source]
- Maulik Pancholy as Sanjay Patel, a twelve-year-old Indian-American boy. He goes on adventures with his best friend, Craig. Sanjay lives in an Indian populated town.
- Chris Hardwick as Craig, a talking snake that is the pet of Sanjay. Sanjay met Craig in a pet store.
- Linda Cardellini as Megan Sparkles
- Matt Jones as Hector Flanagan
- Tony Hale as Mr. Leslie Noodman
- Nika Futterman as Belle Pepper
- Kunal Nayyar as Vijay Patel, Sanjay's father who is an Indian.
- Grey DeLisle as Dr. Darlene Patel, Sanjay's mother who is an American doctor. She works in the hospital and tells Sanjay stories about her work.
- John DiMaggio as Mr. Noodman's Father
References[change | edit source]
- Amanda Kondolojy (April 22, 2013). "Nickelodeon Debuts Brand-New Animated Series 'Sanjay and Craig' May 25". TV by the Numbers. http://tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com/2013/04/22/nickelodeon-debuts-brand-new-animated-series-sanjay-and-craig-may-25/179154/. Retrieved April 22, 2013.
- Michael Hsiung (March 4, 2013). "Nickelodeon's Sanjay & Craig Premieres June 1st". Original-Signature.com. http://original-signature.com/nickelodeons-sanjay-craig-premieres-june-1st/. Retrieved April 22, 2013.
- Perry Michael Simon (February 26, 2013). "Nickelodeon's "Sanjay & Craig" to Co-Star the Voice of Chris Hardwick". Nerdist.com. http://www.nerdist.com/2013/02/nickelodeons-sanjay-craig-to-co-star-the-voice-of-chris-hardwick/. Retrieved April 22, 2013.
- Nickutopia Staff (March 6, 2013). "Nickelodeon Announces "Sanjay & Craig" Animated TV Show | Nickelodeon News". Nickutopia.com. http://www.nickutopia.com/2013/03/06/nickelodeon-announces-sanjay-craig-animated-tv-show/. Retrieved April 22, 2013.
- Anderson, Kyle (May 24, 2013). "Inside the World of "Sanjay & Craig"". Nerdist. http://www.nerdist.com/2013/05/inside-the-world-of-sanjay-craig/. Retrieved June 24, 2013.
- "About Sanjay and Craig". Nick.com. http://www.nick.com/shows/sanjay-and-craig/about/. Retrieved April 22, 2013.
- Philiana Ng (April 19, 2013). "Nickelodeon Sets 'Sanjay and Craig' Premiere Date, Debuts Footage (Exclusive Video)". Hollywoodreporter.com. http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/nickelodeon-sets-sanjay-craig-premiere-442312. Retrieved April 22, 2013.