Colors Bangla from Viacom18 has announced a line-up of five new shows, including one musical reality show and four fictional dramas all of which will premiere in the months of August and September.
The channel has brought in the best from the Bengali entertainment industry, including prominent producers such as Nispal Singh Rane (Surinder Films) who has innumerable superhit movies and prime time TV shows, Snehasish Chakraborty (Blues Production) who has countless superhit TV shows and Shashi Sumeet, who has more than 40 shows nationwide.
The non-fiction show will be produced by Raj Chakraborty, the man behind the launch of various successful non-fiction shows in the Bangla television industry. The music reality show will be judged by some of the biggest names in the music fraternity.
The Colors Bangla entertainment extravaganza will bring acting stalwarts such as Papia Adhikari, Debolina Dutta, Anjana Basu, Sudipa Basu back to the small screen with these shows. Doyens of popular Bengali music such as Jeet Ganguly and Anupam Roy are doing the title tracks for the shows.
Teen Shaktir Adhar Trishul â Story of three sisters
Mou er Bari âStory of a girl who finds a unique solution when she needs to care for her parents after marriage
Mon Mane Na â classic rugged love story between two diametrically opposite characters
Dutta and Bouma â love story where the role of daughter-in -law takes precedence over that of a wife
Sangeet er Mahajuddho- musical reality show to be hosted by popular anchor Mir
Sagnik Ghosh, Business Head, Colors Bangla, said, âWe at Colors Bangla have always endeavoured to bring to our viewerâs quality and entertaining content and now we are all set for the launch of the first tranche of our content line-up. Through our characters and stories, we want to alleviate the anxiety and adversities that the Bengali society and our core viewers are facing today. Our shows will encourage people to dream and aspire and provide our existing as well as new viewers with superior quality content and an enhanced viewing experience.â
A glimpse of the upcoming content line-up:
Mou Er Bari
The story is about the life and struggles of a woman who marries into a new family but gets her own parents to live under the same roof. Her husband is her support in her endeavours and helps her achieve everything that she ever wants. Mou played by actress Adrija Roy is a vivacious girl who is modern but deeply rooted to her ideals. Roopam played by Abhishek, is an actor from North Bengal. The show has been produced by Surinder Films. The show will go on air from August 30 every day at 6.30 pm.
Teen Shaktir Aadhar â Trishul is the story of three sisters, Tara, Durga and Kali hailing from a poor, village-based weaving family. Affluent and powerful, Rajnandini is a fashion tycoon. Circumstances bring the three sisters and Rajnandini face to face, and the sisters seek to avenge the humiliation meted out to them by Rajnandini. Debolina Dutta plays the role of Rajnandini along with a powerful starcast such as Tumpa Ghosh, Sudipta Chakraborty. The show has been produced by Snehasish Chakraborty. The show will go on air from August 30 every day at 7 pm.
Mon Mane Na
Mon Mane Na is a classic rugged love story between two diametrically opposite characters. This is the story of the love and hate relationship of Rudra, an uneducated and rowdy villager and Gauri, an educated woman who values principles above anything else. Played by Pallabi Dey, Gauri is a woman of principles and does not tolerate anything wrong. Rudra: A body builder and wrestler. The muscleman of the local political leader. A rowdy â rustic â short tempered man. Despite everything, Rudra has a heart of gold played by Sam. The show will be produced by Surinder Films. Anjana Basu plays the role of antagonist as Boroma and the title song has been done by none other than Jeet Ganguly. The show will go on air from August 30 every day at 7.30 pm.
Dutta And Bouma
An unusual love story where the role of daughter-in-law takes precedence over that of a wife. Can the daughter-in-law take charge of the family business? The story is set on a traditional jewellery business family. Papiya Adhikari plays one of the most important roles. The story will be produced by Shashi Sumeet production. The show will go on air from August 30 every day at 8 pm.
Sangeet Er Mohajuddho
An epic saga of a musical battle to be hosted by actor, anchor Mir. The show produced by Raj Chakroborty, will have the best of talent- come together on one platform and fight for the crown. The show will be judged by Ustad Rashid Khan, Lopamudra Mitra, Jeet Gannguli and Abhijeet Bhattacharya. The show will go on air from September 4 every Saturday and Sunday at 8.30 pm.
The launch will be supported by 360-degree marketing and communication campaign encompassing TV, cable, on-ground, radio, outdoor as well as digital platforms. The channel is also planning for a fresh identity on the day of the launch.