|Type||Privately owned company|
|Industry||CGI, 2D animation, animation, television series, motion pictures|
|Founded||May 8, 2000|
|Founder||Frank Falcone, Anne Deslauriers, Chuck Gammage|
|Headquarters||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Frank Falcone (President and executive creative director)|
Ever After High
True and the Rainbow Kingdom
Number of employees
|Est. 400 (2019)|
Guru Studio (stylized and known as GURU, and simply guru in their previous logo) is a Toronto-based entertainment company best known for PAW Patrol, Justin Time and Ever After High.
The company is currently producing original comedy-adventure series Big Blue with the CBC, and preschool series Pikwik Pack now airing on Disney Junior in the United States and Treehouse in Canada. Guru Studio also contributed visual development on the Academy Award nominated animated feature The Breadwinner.
On February 1, 2016, Guru Studio announced a partnership with Toon Boom Animation. Engineers from both companies will team up and work together to develop and incorporate software features into Toon Boom Harmony (the leading software in the animation industry).
In 2019, Guru Studio was voted #1 in by children's entertainment industry magazine Kidscreen Hot 50 in the Production Category, and was voted in the top 10 in Licensing and Distribution categories.