Zee Tamil set to strengthen its content offerings; announces the launch of 5 novel showsMarch 5, 2019
Reiterating its commitment to presenting fresh and novel content to its viewers, leading Tamil General Entertainment Channel Zee Tamil has announced the launch of 5 shows – 2 non-fiction shows and 3 fiction shows that is set to transform the channels proposition to strengthen its programming with original content.
Over the channels’ 10-year journey in the General Entertainment Industry, the channel has set a benchmark with its distinct non-fiction shows such as Mr. & Mrs. Khiladies, Junior Superstars, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa & Dance Jodi Dance and novel fiction shows such as Sembaruthi, Yaarade Nee Mohini, OruOorlaOruRajakumari and Poove Poochudava among others.
The new show launches are:
Launch Date: 4th March
The storyline of the show revolves around Sathya – a brave, honest and free-spirited tomboy who gets married to Prabhu under unforeseen circumstances. The journey of acceptance and love that blossoms between the couple and Prabhu’s actions towards supporting her dreams and ambitions forms the crux of the story.
Star Cast – Sayeesha and Vishnu
Junior Super Stars (Non-Fiction)
Launch Date: 10th March
Presented in an exciting format, featuring renowned celebrities, and brimming with the best up-and-coming acting talent, Junior Super Stars is all set to celebrate Zee Tamil’s commitment to providing the best platform for those who aspire to make their dreams come true. The acting hunt for childern aged between 5-13 years will present the best mix of talent, creativity and spontaneity.
Judges – Devayani, Bhagyaraj and Rachita Dinesh
Anchor – Kamal
Weaved along the complexities of tradition and astrology, the story encompasses the journey of love of a young couple who are brought together by the forces of fate and destiny. The story will showcase a unique bond between the grandmother & and her grandson who lives abroad but decides to move to India to care for her. The circumstances that lead to his marriage and the heroines’ power to overcome the challenges in his kundalilead the story.
Star Cast – Seema, Vishnu and Krishnapriya
The show captures a unique love story between a couple that overcomes all odds to come together in the present generation despite the factors that separated them centuries ago. This tale of love and commitment that transcends time is sure to mesmerise viewers with its astonishing visuals and distinct story-telling.
Star Cast – Vimal and Madhumita
Petta Rap (Non-fiction)
The fun-filled musical game show will be the perfect blend of fun and joy for fans of entertainment that is sure to leave audiences at the edge of their seats and wanting more. With unique rounds, the show will bring together leading stars from the Tamil Entertainment Industry in a never-seen-before avatar.
Anchors –Deepak and Maheshwari
Speaking on the launch of the new shows, Mr. Siju Prabhakaran, South Cluster Head – Zee Entertainment Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.said, “Over the last 10 years, the strength of Zee Tamil has been in its unique storytelling which encapsulates the ethos, culture and tradition of Tamil Nadu that Tamil audience cherish and hold close to their hearts. The testimonial to our success lies in our strong story-telling that has made our stars members of Tamil households around the world. With the launch of the new shows, we aim to present our viewers with new frontiers of entertainment that will present the channel as the entertainment destination across all age groups.”
About Zee Tamil
Zee Tamil is the Tamil General Entertainment Channel of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL). Launched in October 2008, Zee Tamil offers a variety of shows that cater to the entertainment preferences of Tamil audiences across the world. From fiction shows to reality shows and talk shows, the channel with its multi-genre offerings is widely accepted as the one-stop family entertainment destination. Zee Tamil has created multiple blockbuster shows like Mr & Mrs. Khiladis, Junior Super Stars, Dance Jodi Dance, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa whose unique and never-seen-before formats have appealed to viewers across age groups. The holistic mix of content and programming options make Zee Tamil one of the fastest growing Tamil GECs in Tamil Nadu.
Zee Tamil is well connected across all cable and digital platforms. The channel is also available on ZEEL’s digital and mobile entertainment platform, ZEE5