Genius Brands’ Kartoon Channel! Set for India


Genius Brands International has aligned with Powerkids Entertainment to launch the new co-branded kids’ channel Powerkids Kartoon Channel! in India and South Asia.

Powerkids Kartoon Channel! offers content in both English and Hindi across digital platforms throughout the region. The channel features select content from the Powerkids and Genius Brands’ catalogs, including Shaq’s Garage, Akira and Mowgli, Roblox Rumble, The Jungle Book, Rainbow Rangers and Stan Lee’s Superhero Kindergarten.

“We are excited to partner with Genius Brands to bring our expertise in creating and distributing high-quality children’s content to South Asia,” said Manoj Mishra, CEO of Powerkids Entertainment. “This collaboration combines the content resources of both companies, thereby delivering a stand-out entertainment experience and will enable us to reach a wider audience and inspire a new generation of learners and thinkers.”

President of Kartoon Channel! Worldwide, Paul Robinson, added: “Our partnership with Powerkids delivers an outstanding kids’ and family entertainment destination, bringing world-class programming to India, including Genius Brand’s originals. We anticipate the quality of content being delivered will be very compelling to platform partners in driving audience engagement and revenues. This valued partnership continues Kartoon Channel!’s growth across Asia.”