It’s already grossed over USD $327 million globally, but like the poster says – finally – the WEIGHT IS OVER! Following it’s London première at the weekend Kung Fu Panda 3 at last gets it’s UK cinematic release TODAY!


The stars arrived on the Leicester Square red carpet on Sunday to launch the film into British theatres. Predicted to be the biggest kid’s animated movie of 2016 the third Kung Fu Panda instalment has been greeted with rave reviews.

Jack Black with Kung Fu Panda

Jack Black with Po

The latest episode features the appearance of Po’s lost lost biological Father as well as a host of new characters.

The surge in demand for related merchandise is already in full swing with branded products becoming an increasingly common sight.

Kung Fu Panda 3 merchandise - Kinder Egg

Kung Fu Panda 3 merchandise – Kinder Egg

The trend is sure to continue throughout 2016 and beyond as the Kung Fu Panda franchise is re-invigorated and will later be boosted long after the cinematic run by the inevitable and subsequent DVD release.

The spike in popularity for the Kung Fu Panda 3 version of CleverstiX has already been noticeable – for kids they are now cooler than ever!


Kung Fu Panda CleverstiX

Kung Fu Panda CleverstiX

Kung Fu Panda 3



UK cinema release date:

  • 11 March 2016


Global Box Office takings (to 9 March 2016): 

  • USD $327 million


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