`Kid Krrish` better than `Krrish`, says Hrithik Roshan

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 18:37

Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan, who Tuesday unveiled `Kid Krrish`, the animated movie based on Bollywood movie `Krrish`, says the animated version is better than the latter.

"The only difference between the two is `Kid Krrish` is better than Krrish," Hrithik told reporters at the unveiling.

`Kid Krrish` will be premiered on Cartoon Network Oct 2 at 12 noon.

"`Kid Krrish` can jump and do everything without any help. The similarities, I feel, is we have the child alive inside us," added the actor, saying his two sons - Hrehaan and Hridhaan - have already seen `Kid Krrish`.

"Both my kids have seen the first movie of `Kid Krrish` and they have fallen in love with it. So it`s already successful."

Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan`s Filmkraft Productions partnered with Turner International India and Kerala-headquartered Toonz Animation to create four animated movies based on hit superhero movie `Krrish`.

The partnership was announced earlier this year and planned to bring India`s favourite superhero `Krrish` in an animated avtar.

Rakesh Roshan said that for the first time a Bollywood character has got an animated version.

"The character of Krrish has been idolized by every child in India and has become an iconic superhero. We believe that `Kid Krrish` will be the new superhero for a whole new generation of children and a benchmark in animated series of live action films," he said.

Currently the Roshans are gearing up for the release of `Krrish 3`.

Slated to come out Nov 4, this is the third film in the franchise that began with `Koi Mil Gaya` in 2003.

IANS



First Published: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 18:37

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