Mumbai – Cartoon Network, Graphic India and POW! Entertainment have announced a partnership that will bring Stan Lee’s first-ever Indian superhero to life. The movie, 66 minutes in length, is called Chakra: The Invincible and will premiere on Cartoon Network in 34 million households in India on November 30, 2013.
Talking about his first-ever Indian superhero, Stan Lee said, “I am incredibly excited to be collaborating with my friends at Graphic India as we launch this great new, thrill-a-minute superhero saga, named Chakra: The Invincible, on Cartoon Network”. He added: “The incredible story of Chakra, one of my latest and most exciting superhero creations, promises to captivate audiences in India and around the world with his adventures.”
Krishna Desai, Senior Director and Network Head – Kids, South Asia, Turner International India Pvt. Ltd. said, “We are thrilled to announce this partnership and to have the opportunity of working with one of the world’s greatest legends – and my favorite real-life superhero – Stan Lee. Chakra: The Invincible is a part of Turner’s continuing efforts to entertain kids and families across India with new and exciting characters and stories. We are certain that Chakra will be added to the long list of world-renowned characters from both Stan Lee and Cartoon Network.”