Walter and Tandoori

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Walter and Tandoori
Created bySylvain Viau
Directed byDaniel Decelles
Thomas LaPierre
Voices ofRick Jones
Country of originCanada
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes104[1]
Executive producer(s)Sylvain Viau
Producer(s)Sylvain Viau
Running time11 minutes
Production company(s)Image Entertainment Corporation
Oasis Entertainment
Original networkTV5 Québec Canada
Ici Radio-Canada Télé
Original release2005 –
Related showsWalter's Christmas (2011 movie based on TV show)
Other websites

Walter and Tandoori (also known as Walter or Walter's World) is a Canadian animated television series created by Sylvain Viau and by Image Entertainment Corporation.[2] The show has 104 episodes running from 2009-2010[3]

Plot[change | change source]

The series centres on Walter, an inventor and fix-it specialist, and his friend Tandoori, a hyperactive chicken, who live together in the village of Trois-Montagnes (in the French version) or Hart's Landing (in the English version), and embark on various adventures designed to teach children about the environment and ecology [4]

Characters[change | change source]

  • Walter: Walter is a likeable man with a youthful temperament. He loves to play, acts on instinct, and has child-like control of his impulses.
  • Tandoori Walter’s sidekick, Tandoori is a hyper-active chicken with an Indian accent that often gets the pair into crazy predicaments.

Walter and Tandoori's Christmas[change | change source]

Main Article: Walter & Tandoori's Christmas

A 2011 Christmas themed Thriectal Production running of 85 Minutes in November 2011[5] The Movie is Image Entertainment Corporation Inc. First Film and Thriectal Film. The Film is distributed by Alivance Film. The film also received a limited theatrical release outside of Canada, including a screening at the Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur in September 2012 and a brief run in Los Angeles in December of that year in an unsuccessful attempt to garner an Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Feature.

Episodes[change | change source]

Main Article: List of Walter & Tandoori Episodes

Walter & Tandoori series produced a number of 104 episodes that were each 13 minutes long produced by Image Entertainmet Corporation Inc..

Broadcast[change | change source]

The series has since aired on a number of other broadcast networks, including Ici Radio-Canada Télé,[6] Télé-Québec, Vrak.TV[6] and Cartoon Network Latin America.[7]

Awards[change | change source]

The Series won a Prix Gémeaux for Best Animated Program or Series in 2011.[8]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Image ICC – Image Communication Conseil".
  2. "Image Corporation Entertainement".
  3. "Series - Walter & Tandoori".
  4. "Walter et Tandoori: rêver d'un Noël vert". Métro.
  5. "Noël de Walter et Tandoori, Le – Film de Sylvain Viau". Films du Québec.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Emond-Ferrat, Jessica (November 10, 2011). "Walter et Tandoori: rêver d'un Noël vert". Métro Montréal. Retrieved 4 March 2014.
  7. "Going Cross-media with an Environmental Project in Harmony". Toon Boom.
  8. "Gagnants aux prix Gémeaux 2011". Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 2011.