The streaming networks have ensured that there are plenty of kids shows with which to occupy the tots. Moreover, many of these shows are fun for adults too. We found three on Hotstar that are light, funny and super entertaining for parents and babies.
‘Adventures Of Hatim’
Hatim is a young prince with unique powers. Zargham is an evil sorcerer. The show will remind you of Harry Potter’s relationship with Voldemort. Follow Prince Hatim as he sets off on a journey to rid the world of Zargham and his evil plans.
Director: Amrit Sagar
Creator: Deepali Junjappa
Cast: Rahil Azam, Kiku Sharda, Pooja Rawal, Nirmal Pandey
Seasons: 1 (2003-2004)
‘Big City Greens’
Big City Greens follows country bumpkin Cricket Green and his eccentric family, who move to a big city. Cricket is a mischievous little boy and his many adventures in the city (that almost always lead to some kind of trouble), are sure to keep you entertained.
Creators: Shane Houghton, Chris Houghton
Cast: Chris Houghton, Marieve Herington, Bob Joles, Artemis Pebdani
Seasons: 2 (2018-2020)
‘Shaka Laka Boom Boom’
This show had a whole bunch of kids hooked in the early 2000s. The plot revolves around Sanju, a young boy who discovers a magic pencil which can bring whatever he draws with it to life. What follows is a roller-coaster ride of adventure, mishaps and plenty of fun, complete with laughably evil goons and a group of friends who’re thick as thieves.
Director: Vijay Krishna Acharya
Creator: Saurabh Bharadwaj
Cast: Kinshuk Vaidya, Madhur Mittal, Hansika Motwani, Sainee Raj
Seasons: 4 (2000-2004)