|Subscribers||21 million +|
|Total views||16 billion +|
|Subscriber and view counts updated as of 15 December 2018.|
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ChuChu TV is an Indian edutainment YouTube channel. ChuChu TV is the 46th most subscribed YouTube channel in the world, with over 21 million subscribers. It is the sixth most subscribed YouTube channel in India, and has over 16 billion video views. ChuChu TV consists of various YouTube channels for children that are dedicated towards creating 2D and 3D animation videos of traditional nursery rhymes with an incorporation of peppy music and a modern day aesthetic in them. The channels include ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs, ChuChu TV Surprise Egg Toys, ChuChu TV FunZone and ChuChu TV StoryTime.
On 14 November 2014, ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes released "Johny Johny Yes Papa and Many More Videos", which has received over 1.5 billion views as of December 2018[update], making it the fourth most viewed YouTube non-music video of all time.
The other channels operated by ChuChu TV are ChuChu TV Canções Infantis (Brazilian Portuguese) and ChuChu TV Canciones Infantiles (Spanish).
ChuChu TV's founder, CEO and creative director — Vinoth Chandar — posted the channel's first video on YouTube, basing the main character ChuChu on his three-year-old daughter. The first video, titled "Chubby Cheeks", received over three hundred thousand views in two weeks. After the video's success, Chandar decided to invest in his channel and convinced his partners Krishnan, Ajith Togo, Subbiramanian and Suresh to join the venture. Late in October 2015, another YouTube channel called ChuChuTV Surprise was launched to cater to kids who are 4-6 years old, which has since received an encouraging response globally with over 2 billion views and 4 million subscribers at present. One third of ChuChu TV's views come from the United States and India. ChuChu TV has about 200 employees.
In 2016, ChuChu TV announced a partnership with DreamTheatre for the purpose of licensing and merchandising. The merchandise revolves around categories like Toys, Games, Apparel, Home ware, and Publishing. The products are expected to release in July 2018; the launch starting from India, thereby making its way to Asia, Europe, and the U.S.
The channel has since been awarded YouTube's "Silver Play Button", for gaining over 100,000 subscribers, the "Gold Play Button", for crossing over 1,000,000 subscribers, and the "Diamond Play Button", for surpassing 10 million subscribers on the channel "ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Songs". The brand has achieved 'Silver Play Button' for their main channel and 5 sub channels namely Surprise, Spanish, Portuguese, Funzone and Story time. Also, Spanish and Surprise channels received 'Gold Play Button' for crossing 1,000,000 subscribers.
The company launched its first entertainment app called "My ChuChu Coloring Book" on 2 January 2015, later followed by "My ChuChu Puzzle" which launched on 10 February of the same year. ChuChuTV launched the Pro version of its app on 13 November 2017.
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