Shemaroo Entertainment acquires worldwide rights for ‘Captain Vidyut’


Shemaroo announced that the company has acquired the worldwide rights to the animated movie, Captain Vidyut from Parijat Animation Studio.

The movie traces the adventures of Vidyut Kumar, an ordinary person who suddenly becomes a superhero with extraordinary powers and his battle with his nemesis, the evil scientist Dhaksola who relentlessly seeks to rule the world. Directed by Atish Tripathi and voiced by Raghuveer Yadav, Namit Das, Suresh Menon and Trisha Kale, the movie is one that will keep the entire family hooked with its adventurous storyline.

image-Smita-Maroo-Senior-Vice-President-Animation-Licensing-Merchandising-Shemaroo-Entertainment-Ltd.-MediaBrief.jpgSmita Maroo, Senior Vice President, Animation, Licensing & Merchandising, Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd., said, “Shemaroo is one of the leading players in the Indian animation industry today.

“Our titles have always been clearly reflective of our efforts to deliver entertaining and powerful content for kids worldwide and our latest addition, Captain Vidyut, is in line with this vision.

“We are very excited about adding this film to our bouquet of offerings. I am sure that the captivating story will entertain all of our viewers,” Maroo said.

Sangeeta Singh Tripathi, Director – Parijat Animation, said, “We are very happy to be associated with Shemaroo, a powerhouse in distributing content worldwide. It will be very exciting and fulfilling to see Captain Vidyut becoming available to audiences worldwide across multiple platforms with the distribution might of Shemaroo. We are hopeful that the story will inspire and motivate kids.”

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