Mumbai: Sony YAY! announces the launch of Japanese anime series – Naruto. The show is based on a hugely popular series of Masashi Kishimotos’s top selling manga. The series will further showcase a young boy’s resilience and undaunted quest of becoming the most powerful leader of his village.
Leena Lele Dutta, Business Head, Sony Pictures Networks India, Kids’ Genre said, “The popularity of anime is growing immensely in India. Our endeavor with Naruto is to take this popular series with the multilingual offering that will help satiate the demand for anime lovers as well as increase its footprint through localization. With Naruto Sony YAY! will cater to a larger audience in kids and young adults and further strengthen its leadership position.”
With the first time ever launch of Naruto in 5 languages, Sony YAY! aims to bring anime fans across all age groups closer to their favourite Ninja. This new addition leads to a significant expansion of the channel’s exhaustive toon- verse.
Naruto is scheduled to start from 15thAugust airs every Monday to Friday 8 PM.