LAHORE – Pakistan’s first animated TV series – Burka Avenger has been nominated for the International Emmy Kids Awards.
Geo TV network’s channel “Geo Tez” had aired Pakistan’s first animated TV series “Burka Avenger” which attracts children, families and general TV audience within and outside of Pakistan.
Burka Avenger is the story of a girl superhero Jiya, who covered herself in BURKA (Muslim religious garment) and fight against injustice.
Burka Avenger had won the ‘Peabody Award 2013’, ‘Gender Equity Prize’ and the ‘Rising Star Award’.
The animated TV series has now been nominated for the International Emmy Kids Awards will be held on February 20, 2015.
This is the first time an animated movie for the kids has been included in the award from Pakistan.
Haroon, Ali Zafar, Ali Azmat and Josh did the voice over for the Burka Avenger.