Regional entertainment channel Colors Tamil is all set to add a dash of colour to the Pongal celebrations with a curated line-up of shows starting from Friday, January 14.
The channel is all set to unravel an interesting mix of shows from ‘Sirappu Pattimandram’ helmed by actor-director K Bhagyaraj, to a star-studded award functions Colors Tamil ‘Thiruvizha’, powered by Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk that will showcase the who’s who of tinsel town walking the red carpet.
The special line-up will be aired from January 14 to January 16.
‘Sirappu Pattimandram’, moderated by Bhagyaraj, will have an array of speakers from different walks of life like actor-director Pandiarajan, actor-comedian Ramesh Kanna, Dinesh, Pattimandram speaker Sumathi Sri, actor Jangiri Madhumitha, Nithya Priya sharing their take on ’Who has a longer list of grievances? Husband or Wife?’. The Sirappu Pattimandram, powered by Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk with Cardia Advanced Groundnut Oil and Aroma Agmark Ghee as special partners, will be telecast on Friday, January 14, 2022 at 9:00 am.
Following this, the channel will bring its flagship award property – ‘Colors Tamizh Thiruvizha’. Hosted by the anchor duo - Aadhavan and Farina Azad, the three-hour special show will have a variety of dancing, singing acts by playback singers Velmurugan and Mukesh, comedy gags, and an award ceremony, adding to the general mood of joy and festivity.
The celebration will also witness a slew of actors from Tamil Cinema - Santhanam, Ashok Selvan, Rithvika, Manikandan, along with the cast and crew of “Sila Nerangalil Sila Manithargal” making a special appearance and sharing anecdotes about the Colors Tamil stars. The awards show will be aired on Friday, January 14.
The channel will also present a cine weekend with Local Boys, featuring, Mammooty, Arya, Prithviraj and Priya Anand at 4:30 pm on Saturday, January 15. The world television premiere of ‘Yennanga Sir Unga Sattam’ movie, starring RS Karthik and Ayra in the lead roles, will take place at 4:30 pm on Sunday, January 16.
Rajaraman S, Business Head, Colors Tamil, said, "The extravagance and quintessence of Pongal lies in the togetherness of families and letting go of worries. We're ecstatic to be able to provide such an intriguing roster of shows that will bring hours of entertainment and a diverse range of content that will keep families engaged and merry, especially considering the current pandemic state. Additionally, we are also happy to be celebrating this Pongal with our Colors Tamil Family, besides also presenting the channel's first ‘Pattimandram’ show. I am confident that it will be a resounding success. We are optimistic that this Colors Tamil ‘Thiruvizha’ would be a tremendous viewing experience for the Tamil viewers around the world."