By Animation Magazine, Mercedes Milligan April 23 2019
Animasia Animation Studio, Malaysia’s biggest animation shop, has licensed its popular kids’ series Chuck Chicken to SIC K children’s channel in Portugal. The show debuted on April 22 in conjunction with the Easter holiday. Chuck Chicken joins another Animasia show, Supa Strikas, on SIC K.
Chuck Chicken (52 x 11’) is an action, comedy and adventure show for kids ages 7 to 11. The story takes place on Rocky Perch Island, where Chuck provides kung fu style security and protection for its citizens using his inherited Golden Egg filled with 12 amazing powers and abilities and help from his friends Flick and Wing.
Season 1 of the show currently has 2 billion views on leading Chinese online video platform iQiyi, airs in over 50 countries, is streaming on Netflix and has been picked up by Apolo Films to distribute across Europe. The second season is currently in development and will be released in late 2020.