Shaka Laka Boom Boom is a Television series that firstly aired on DD National channel. After Sometimes The show taken up by STAR Plus. The story revolves around a magic pencil. Due to its popularity among children, the series was also shown on STAR Utsav channel. Currently, the series is being re-telecast on STAR Plus abroad.
Shaka Laka Boom Boom first aired on Doordarshan's National Network in October 2000. The serial was created in-house by UTV, produced by Zarina Mehta, with Shifa Maitra as executive producer and directed by Sameer Kulkarni (who also directed `Family No. 1' and `Yeh Hain Mere Apne').
The character of Sanju was played by actor Vishal Solanki. Other actors were Ajay Nagrath (who also worked with Vishal in 'Family No. 1' and 'Hukum Mere Aaka'), and Tanvi Bhatia. The serial was taken off air in June 2001, because the producer found the national broadcaster's policies unviable. This show was shortlisted in the children's programme category for the Asian Television Awards in 2001. This show was then taken up by STAR Plus in 2001, where the concept did not change, but the actors did. Sanju was then played by actor Kinshuk Vaidya.