Masha (6 year old girl) and the Bear is a Russian animated television series created by Oleg Kuzovkov and produced by Animaccord Animation Studio (Moscow, Russia), loosely based on the oral children’s folk story of the same name. The show focuses on the adventures of a little girl named Masha and a fatherly bear that always keeps her from disasters. The first episode was released in 2009.
The series has been translated into 25 languages and was broadcast in more than 100 countries. The series was released on Netflix and through NBCUniversal.
Many of the episodes have been successful on YouTube; in particular, one copy of the video “Маша плюс каша” (“Recipe for Disaster”, in English version) has received over 2.5 billion views, making it the site’s seventh most viewed video of all time, and the most viewed video on YouTube that is not a music video. The remaining top ten most viewed Masha and the Bear videos are: “Bon Appétit”, with over 950 million views; “Laundry Day”, with over 840 million views; “La Dolce Vita”, with over 650 million views; “The Foundling”, with over 610 million views; “Hocus-Pocus”, with over 520 million views; “Two Much”, with over 440 million views; “One, Two, Three! Light the Christmas Tree!”, with over 430 million views; “Little Cousin”, with over 410 million views; and “Home-Grown Ninjas”, with over 320 million views.
The show consists of three full seasons, with 26 episodes each. The first thirteen episodes of the fourth season have been launched already.
For the first season in English, Elsie Fisher — the voice of Agnes, the youngest of the three girls in the Despicable Me films — was chosen to dub the voice of Masha.
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