SAINT-PETERSBURG, July 5. / Itar-Tass Oleg Serdobol'skii /. The heroes of the popular Russian animated series "Smeshariks" spoke in French. Treaty on the screening of the film at the French National Broadcasting Network Group signed a "Ricky" and France Tlvisions. About this correspondent. ITAR-TASS news agency reported today at the Directorate "Ricky", the title of which echoes the Western version of the title series — "Kikoriki" / Kikoriki /.
"Smeshariks" already included in the July broadcasting network Channel France-3, which includes 25 regional offices. Every day from Monday to Friday, will be able to see the young Frenchmen on two 6.5-minute series of traditional hand-drawn animation. Negotiations on the show also broadcasts on Saturday and Sunday. According to the leaders of the channel for the summer broadcasts they selected some of the best TV products for children, including well-known series "Scooby-Doo," "Garfield" and "Spiderman." Now, in this collection come in and Kikoriki.
This summer, the TV project "Smeshariks" was 10 years old. Its creators are awarded for successful implementation of innovative ideas and creating new characters for a children's audience the State Prize of Russia. The animated series "Smeshariks" sold to 60 countries and translated into 15 languages. Every day it looks more than 50 million viewers worldwide. Now to the fans of "round characters" will be added and French children.