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Zee Kannada launches One Hour of Blockbuster Entertainment on June 12!

Jun 12, 2017

Zee Kannada has been at the forefront of innovative programming with unique fiction and non-fiction shows like Naagini, Mahadevi, Pathedari Pratibha, Jodi Hakki, Drama Juniors, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Comedy Khiladigalu, Weekend with Ramesh etc. The launch of Subbalakshmi Samsara and Khiladi Kutumba is to further establish its dominance in the Kannada market.

With entertainment as the key mantra, Zee Kannada is launching 2 family entertainment shows, one of the fiction genre, Subbalakshmi Samsara, which is an engaging family drama and one of the non-fiction genre, Khiladi Kutumba that brings the unbeatable combination of Jaggesh & 10 contestants of Comedy Khiladigalu on a single platform.

The shows are at primetime slots of 6.30 PM and 7 PM respectively from Monday to Friday.

Subbalakshmi Samsara, is the story of an unfaithful husband who embarks on an extra marital affair with his pretty secretary, behind his unsuspecting wife's back. The story follows Gurumurthy who works for a top company in Bangalore, married to Subbalakshmi, who along with their young son Atharva stay in a posh area in Bangalore.

Having moved to Bangalore after their marriage, Subbalakshmi still hasn't given up on her traditional roots. Gurumurthy, a man who is on an ambitious career ladder and eager to showcase himself as a "city man" is embarrassed about his wife's display of rustic behaviour. He in turn is attracted to Shanaya, a secretary who works in his office, with whom he starts a relationship with.

A naïve Subbalakshmi, who thinks her husband is an epitome of Lord Shriram believes implicitly in her husband. The story revolves around how an innocent and unsuspecting Subbalakshmi strives to save her beloved husband and family amidst these hurdles.

The show is directed by Swapna Krishna, wife of S. Krishna, Director of Hebbuli and Gajakesari. The show will also feature renowned actors Mukhyamantri Chandru, Ramesh Bhat and Girija Lokesh.

The role of Subbalakshmi will be played by famed actress Deepa Bhaskar. Bhavani Singh as Gurumurthy and Nihal of Drama Juniors fame playing Atharva.

RRR Creations, the producers of popular Zee Kannada serials, Gruhalakshmi and Ganga, will also be producing Subbalakshmi Samsara.

Khiladi Kutumba, is a comedy show hosted by the most popular and successful comedian in the sandalwood industry and the face of Comedy Khiladigalu NAVARASANAYAKA JAGGESH who has won the heart of millions!

The show will feature the 10 contestants of Comedy Khiladigalu on weekdays, Mon - Fri, at 7 pm to keep the entire family in in splits and will entertain the viewers through skits on current scenarios, standup comedy and spoofs. The show will see feature noted celebrities from across the industry. The show will also have special acts of varied talents from across Karnataka.

Report By: Karthik Srinivasa    
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