Astra Force is a superhero animation series by Disney Channel and Graphic India which features the legendary Amitabh Bachchan premiere on Disney Channel on 28 November (Monday) at 3.30pm.
The series is a funny and fast-paced, action-adventure series which tells the adventures of 8-year old brother and sister twins – Neal and Tara who accidentally awaken the mythical superhero – Astra the Immortal from his long hibernation. Together, they must teach him about our modern world and save the universe from new wave of giant monsters and intergalactic threats.
A special screening of the much-awaited superhero animated series - “Astra Force” with legendary icon, Amitabh Bachchan was hosted at Sunny Super Studio, Juhu, which was attended by celebrity artistes such as Faisal Khan, Sadhil Kapoor, Arush Rana & Ashnoor Kaur.
The kids were thrilled to watch Bachchan’s new avatar and expressed their immense excitement at the premier.
Astra Force features the voice of Bachchan as the powerful new superhero, "Astra" in his first animated kids television series. The 52 part, series will be aired every week from Monday to Thursday at 3:30 p.m.
The new Indian superhero was created by Bachchan and Graphic India co-founder and CEO Sharad Devarajan, who are producing the series in partnership with Disney Channel.
Graphic India is a character entertainment company focused on creating leading characters, comics and stories through mobile and digital platforms. Led by Devarajan, Graphic India is owned by the U.S. comic book Company, Liquid Comics, Start Media LLC and CA Media LP, the Asian investment arm of The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG). Disney Channel is a 24-hour children’s television network that taps into the entertainment needs of 4-14 year olds with storytelling.
Image courtesy: Disney India, Graphic India