Motu and Patlu is a TV sitcom which traces the story of two best friends Motu and Patlu who live in Furfuri Nagar. When they land in the hilarious situations, Motu is the one who generally creates problems, while Patlu solves them. The first episode was telecast on 16 October 2012.
The show contained four seasons and had a total number of 260 episodes. The show was presented in Dolby Digital format. The show was telecast on Nick Channel and it was telecast from 02.00 pm to -3.30 pm. The show was mainly created for children and had a creativity concept of an animated feature too.
Motu Patlu is an Indian animated sitcom television series airing on Nickelodeon and Vasantham TV too. The series is produced by Cosmos-Maya. It is adapted from the classic comic strip from Lotpot magazine. It premiered on 16 October 2012, beginning with the episode "John Banega Don" (Tamil network). Even in Tamil version, it focused on two friends, Motu and Patlu, living in the fictional city Furfuri Nagar.
The show is extremely popular for children who are in the age group of even2-14.years old. The show was featured on Nickelodeon, the kids’ network from Viacom18. Already, there was even the television premiere of the theatrical release of 2016 — Motu Patlu King of Kings.
The director of animated series ‘Motu Patlu’ is Ronojoy Chakraborty and the theme music composer is
. The producers are
and Anish JS Mehta. The theme song "Motu Aur Patlu Ki Jodi" is sung by Sukhwinder Singh.
The opening theme and ending theme songs were the same for each version and was titled as 'Motu Aur Patluki Jodi' and it was composed by Sandesh Shandilya. As the popularity grew, it is one of the most popular kids shows in India.
The editor of the show was Prasad. K. Patil. The show was available in various languages such as Hindi, Tamil, English, Telugu, Malayalam, Tulu, Sinhala and Bengali. The show was produced and distributed by Maya Digital Studios and Cosmos Entertainment.
Motu is the principal protagonist's character who is a plump man and loves to eat samosas. His best friend is Patlu who is a slim man and another main protagonist in the show. Patlu is a smart guy. He dislikes samosas and reads only newspapers.
Other characters in the show Dr. Jhatka who is a scientist. Ghasitaram whose 20-years experience is not useful to anyone. Chigum is a police inspector. Chaiwala is a character who lives near Motu's house and he makes samosas. John is the Don who is the main antagonist of the show. Pherilal and Hera Singh is hawaldar of inspector Chingum. Characters like 'Number 1' and 'Number 2' are John's goon in the animated series.