Toonz Animation India

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Toonz Animation India Pvt. Ltd. is an animation company in India.[1] It is the animation arm of the Singapore-based Toonz Group.[2]

History[change | change source]

Toonz Animation was started in 1999 by G. A. Menon and Bill Dennis, who had worked on Disney's The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast and Aladdin. Toonz Animation is in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), the capital city of Kerala. Its office is in the Technopark.

Toonz Animation organizes an industry event called Animation Masters Summit every year. The event brings together top industry experts, vibrant animation professionals and aspiring young minds together to discuss trends and initiatives shaping the global animation industry.

Projects[change | change source]

Major projects on which Toonz Animation has worked include The Adventures of Tenali Raman, Return of Hanuman, Freefonix, Wolverine and the X-Men, Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight, Kid Krrish, and Gaturro.[3]

Toonz Animation also produces the popular cricket based 2D animated teleseries Howzzattt.

Channels[change | change source]

Toonz Animation operates and promotes several digital channels. Toonz channels are available on YouTube, Dailymotion, Amazon Prime, Roku and other digital platforms.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Cartoon Network acquires two new Indian animated series from Toonz Animation > afaqs! news & features". Afaqs.com. 27 February 2003. Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  2. Nita Sathyendran (16 November 2012). "Animated adventures". The Hindu. Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  3. "Cartoons jump the 'desi' wagon". The Hindu. 24 February 2003. Archived from the original on 14 November 2003. Retrieved 17 August 2013.

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