Chennai, January 11, 2019: Tamil Nadu’s youngest general entertainment channel COLORS Tamil is all set to add a dash of colour and magic to your Pongal celebrations, offering a slew of special programmes this season.
Spread over January 15 and 16, the channel has lined up a vast range of entertaining fare, including great Carnatic music, energetic dance performances and some of our most exciting serials; we will also give you a glimpse of traditional celebrations across the state.
Kickstarting the festivities this Pongal, COLORS will telecast the captivating ‘managal isai’ from the captivating ‘Margazhi Thiruvizha’ series. As the much celebrated music season comes to a close, music lovers get another opportunity to watch their favourite singers of the year gone by belting out great Carnatic tunes from 6:00 AM to 7:00 AM on 15th January 2019.
Following the enthralling music show, viewers will get to see some of the most celebrated dance forms of the state on television for the first time in the show called Pongu Tamil. None other than the legend of Tamil cinema Dr. Kamal Haasan will take you on a journey to understand the evolution of Tamil culture and its art forms in this show, to be aired from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM.
Sit back and relax as COLORS Tamil brings to you yet another path-breaking show, that promises to make you laugh until you can’t take it. Actor Karthi Sivakumar and the cast of COLORS Comedy Nights will give you their own take on current affairs in the state, 10:30 to 11:30 AM on 15th January and 2:30 to 3:30 PM on 16th January, that should brighten your mood.
From 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM on 15th January and 3:30 to 6:30 PM on 16th January, you can indulge in Dance versus Dance, a special Pongal episode in the first-of-its kind-dance format reality show.
Set in the backdrop of Pongal celebrations with the judges and host dressed in traditional attire to complement the mood, the show has evergreen actress Nadhiya as the celebrity judge this week. Her vibrancy and energy will set the spirits of the contestants soaring as they perform with enthusiasm and zeal on the grand stage.
Telecast of the much awaited and celebrated Behindwoods Gold Medal Awards, the iconic edition, is scheduled to be aired between 3:30 and 6:30 PM on 15th January and 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM on 16th January. Bringing your favourite stars a step closer, the program captures the true spirit of the awards function with spectacular entertainment.
Your favourite fiction shows, Vandhal Sridevi and Thirumanam, will also see special Pongal episodes. Set in a traditional village, catch your favourite stars Siddhu-Janani and Siddharth-Sridevi coming together
With their reel-life families to celebrate Pongal in style on 15th and 16th of January at 9:00 to 9:30 PM and 10:00 to 10:30 PM.