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Zee Tamizh lines up special programmes for Tamil New Year

Apr 10, 2014
Zee Tamizh is all set to entertain the viewers on the occasion of Tamil New Year by lining up special shows and block buster movies on 13th & 14th April.

The celebration kick starts on 13th April with the airing of Superstar Challenge 2014 at 3pm. This International Tamil Singing Competition held at Singapore had participants from India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Canada and Singapore. Each country was represented by two singers who contested over three different and exciting rounds and were judged by eminent musicians. Representing India, 'SaReGaMaPa' winners Aravind and Abhilasha were crowned champions winning Rs 10 lakh cash prize. This will be followed by the World Television Premiere of blockbuster movie 'Endrendrum Punnagai' at 5 pm. This feel-good breezy entertainer staring Jeeva, Trisha, Santhanam and Vinay encompasses friendship, romance and an emotional father-son angle which has been handled sensitively.

Celebrations for the puthandu will begin on 14 April at 8:30 am with a special one-hour show 'Balu Mahendravin Kanavu Pattarai'. The show is a tribute to the legendary filmmaker Balu Mahendra. Directors such as Bala, Ameer, Ram and Vetrimaran, and actors such as Saritha, Thiyagarajan, Danush, Priyamani and Sasikumar will share their memories about working with this great legend. This will be followed by a fun-filled chat show with the rising star of Kollywood, Sivakarthikeyan, in 'Aaril Irunthu Arubathu Varai' at 9:30 am. Hosted by Anu Haasan, this show has interaction with fans, fun activities with the actor, pranks and surprise segments by Dhanush, Anirudh, Hansika and Soori. The show will be followed by the satellite premiere of the action thriller “Jaggubhai” starring Sharath Kumar and Shreya Saran at 1pm.

Moving further into the day, there is another fun chat show with the cast and crew of the upcoming movie 'Vaaya Moodi Pesalam' at 4 pm. Actors Dulgar Salman, Nazriya and director Balaji Mohan will be taken through a series of spicy talks, games and activities with surprise guests visiting the team to double the fun.

A comedy entertainer 'Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga' will be aired at 5 pm starring Sivakarthikeyan, Vimal, Bindu Mathavi and Regina Cassendra. Culminating the occasion at 9:30 pm will be a special musical event 'Innisai Thamizh' featuring prominent singers from the Tamil film industry rendering hit numbers from across various eras accompanied by the Lakshman Shruthi orchestra.

Don't miss the non-stop entertainment on Zee Tamizh on 13th & 14th April! Stay Tuned!!

Report By: Radha R
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