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Mighty Raju series to launch on POGO

- Mighty Raju movie franchise expanded into 28-episode series to premiere on 8 February -

Mumbai, February 4, 2015Mighty Raju, a popular movie franchise co-produced by POGO and Green Gold Animation Pvt. Ltd., will now be leveraged into a brand new series scheduled to premiere on 8 February and thereafter air every Sunday at 10 AM and 3:30 PM only on POGO.

The series is based on the funny and heroic adventures of a small boy Raju a.k.a. superhero Mighty Raju who lives with his parents and his pet dog Moby. Raju’s father, a very famous scientist, created a very powerful compound called Neutrino along with his friend turned villain Karaati. When pregnant, Raju's mother, accidentally drank the potion and inherently Raju was born with super powers! Watch him discover his newly discovered powers and beat the daylights out of Karaati and many other super villains.

Launched in November 2011, the Mighty Raju franchise boasts of around 20 telefilms that have rated exceptionally well on POGO to become the 2nd most popular local franchise after Chhota Bheem.

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Catering to the generation of kids who bounce higher, play smarter, think louder and dream bigger, POGO is Turner's only-for-India kids’ entertainment network that was launched on January 1, 2004. POGO is amongst India’s leading kids’ channels featuring animated and live action content spanning multiple genres from comedy and art to games and curiosity. www.pogo.tv is a hugely popular and highly interactive kids’ website with exciting features and content such as online games, exclusive applications, video-on-demand, message boards and mini-sites of popular shows on POGO.

 

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