Date: 26th September 2000

India To Produce First Animated Feature

Cereal maker Kellogg has agreed to invest in an Indian theatrical feature starring "Bollywood" heart throb Shah Rukh Khan, the Times of India reported today (Tuesday).

The live-action/animated film, to be produced in Hindi by the animation company Crest Communications, will co-star Kellogg mascot Molly the Bear, the newspaper said. It reportedly will be the first animated feature ever produced in the subcontinent.

Source: Studio Briefing