The restart of the popular cartoon series about the inhabitants of the village of Prostokvashino was very successful. Only in the first 24 hours since the premiere of the first part of the new animated series "Prostokvashino" it was watched by more than 13.5 million viewers.
Most of the views - 7.8 million - fell on the social network "Vkontakte", another 5 The series received 7 million views on Odnoklassniki. The management of the Soyuzmultmovie studio admitted that the company did not expect such a success, and this success added confidence in the prospects of the project. It is alleged that from 2018 to 2020 at least 30 episodes of Prostokvashino will be presented to viewers.
At the same time, the writer Eduard Uspensky said in an interview with RBC, that he did not give permission to use the characters he invented and intends to sue the creators of the cartoon.
Note that in the new series the cartoon characters were voiced by other actors. So, Sharik spoke in the voice of singer Garik Sukachev, Ivan Okhlobystin voiced the postman Pechkina, TV presenter Yulia Menshova - Uncle Fedor's mother. Oleg Tabakov's son Anton Tabakov gave his voice to Kot Matroskin.
The Topic of Article: The first episode of Prostokvashino received millions of views.