Shemaroo bags Two Awards at - Golden Cursor Awards' 2009

Plus Four nominations for Ghatothkach - Master of Magic

Mumbai, Maharashtra, May 22, 2009 /India PRwire/ -- It has indeed been a proud moment for ShemarooEntertainment, to see 2 Awards and 4 Nominations atthe Golden Cursor Awards’2009 (GCA).

Presented by Cell18 and Arena Animation, in association withAptech and CNBC-TV 18 - The Golden CursorAwards’ (GCA) - took place on Friday, 08 May’09 at Hyatt Regency, Mumbai.

Shemaroo’s direct-to-DVD edutainment film ‘Rhyme Time inToyland’ bagged - Best Animated Edutainment Content. Shemaroo was also bestowed the award for ‘BestMobile Game - Ghatothkach: Eat on BeforeDawn’.

Apart from this, Shemaroo’s animation film‘Ghatothkach – Master of Magic’ was one, of the top two films nominated, indifferent categories:

  • Best Animated Feature – Ghatothkach
  • Best Title Sequence - Ghatothkach - Master of Magic
  • Best Lyrics - Ghatothkach - Master of Magic
  • Best Music - Ghatothkach - Master of Magic

Smita Maroo, VP, Animation, ShemarooEntertainment expresses, ‘Our character Ghatothkach has successfully connectedwith the audiences, as is evident by the multiple nominations acrosscategories. This provided a great launch pad for making an interesting game. Weare extremely happy to be recognized as one of the top 2 animation films of theyear.’

Adds Jai Maroo, Director, ShemarooEntertainment, ‘Considering the fact that, it is not been too long, that we arepresent in the gaming space, this award for the Best Mobile Game, certainly isa recognition of our efforts. The game ‘Ghatothkach: Eat on Before Dawn’ isprimarily meant for kids, with no killing, no bloodshed or violence and justfun. We are glad that our focus on strong content across multiple formats andgenres is paying off.’

To download Ghatothkach Wallpapers, Animations,Ringtones & Games, visit http://wap.shemaroo.com/Ghattufrom your GPRS activated Phone.

Hiren Gada, Director, Shemaroo Entertainmentshares his thoughts, ‘These two awards are an acknowledgement of our efforts.As content majors, Shemaroo is always on the look out for producing innovativeand fresh content, on various platforms. These awards certainly are anencouragement, to continue bringing forth interesting content’.

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