Includes over 60 TV shows, movies, and nursery rhymes
Most Amazon kids and family originals are also included
No Prime membership, all you need is an Amazon account
With most kids at home due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Amazon Prime Video has decided to offer more than 60 children's TV shows, movies, and nursery rhymes for free in India and around the world. That includes the likes of Peppa Pig, Inspector Chingum, Kalari Kids, a bunch of Chhota Bheem and Super Bheem movies, and Amazon originals such as The Stinky & Dirty Show, Just Add Magic, and The Dangerous Book for Boys. Content will vary by region, Amazon says, due to rights' availability. It is working with studios to license more content.
All you need to access the free kids' content on Prime Video is an Amazon account. You do not need an active Prime membership. All the free content works with Prime Video's new profiles feature as well, for those who have multiple kids in their household. Amazon has set up a landing page that shows all the stuff you can watch for free. Follow this link. It's neatly divided into categories: preschool, kids aged 6 – 11, popular shows and movies i.e. third-party content, and lastly, one for rhymes, which are incredibly popular with Indian parents.
Amongst nursery rhymes, most, if not all, of the stuff is from ChuChu TV. In the movies section, beyond the Bheem franchise, you've titles such as Kid Krrish, Tales of Siva, Mighty Raju, and Snow Queen. Among TV shows, you've Raju the Auto-rickshaw, Sherazade The Untold Stories, Guddu the Great, Cat vs Keet, and Atchoo. And in the originals department, you'll also find Lost in Oz, Niko and the Sword of Light, Little Big Awesome, Danger & Eggs, Costume Quest, and Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street.
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Akhil Arora covers entertainment for Gadgets 360, interviewing stars such as Christian Bale and Anurag Kashyap, covering series premieres, product and service launches across the globe, and looking at American blockbusters and Indian dramas from a global socio-political and feminist perspective. As a Rotten Tomatoes-certified film critic, Akhil has reviewed over 150 movies and TV shows in over half a decade at Gadgets 360. When he is not completely caught up with new film and TV releases, Akhil