Shemaroo Entertainment has announced the release of 3D animation Bal Ganesh 2 on October 23, 2009. This sequel, produced in association with Astute Media Vision, explores the heroic tales of Ganesh’s childhood as he battles with wicked and powerful rakshas.
Announcing the launch, Smita Maroo, VP Animation, Shemaroo Entertainment said, “The overwhelming response to Bal Ganesh prompted us to consider a sequel and here it is. We are glad that Bal Ganesh 2 is the first Indian animation release of 2009.”
Pankaj Sharma, Director of Bal Ganesh and Bal Ganesh 2 added, “There are quite a few pleasant surprises awaiting all Bal Ganesh fans. We had great fun working on this film and are certain that kids and families will enjoy watching this film.”
The film’s music has been composed by Shamir Tandon and has vocals by Sukhwinder Singh, Suresh Wadkar, Niraj Sridhar. New talent from Zee Lil Champs has also sung for the film.
Bal Ganesh had won the best animated feature film and best animated character at the Lil Star Awards 2008.