Colors Tamil curates special content line-up for Pongal

MUMBAI: Tamil GEC Colors Tamil will be offering a slew of special programmes on 15 and 16 January to its viewers as part of the Pongal celebration.

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; the channel will also give the glimpse of traditional celebrations across the state.

Kickstarting the festivities this Pongal, Colors Tamil will telecast the captivating ‘managal isai’ from the ‘Margazhi Thiruvizha’ series. As the 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 to 7 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 to 8 am.

Colors Tamil brings another path-breaking show, that promises to make the viewers laugh until they can’t take it. Actor Karthi Sivakumar and the cast of Colors Comedy Nights will give 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.

The channel will also air a special Pongal episode of its dance reality show ‘Dance versus Dance’ on 16th January from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm on 15th January and 3:30 to 6:30 pm.

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.

The telecast of the 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. The programme captures the true spirit of the awards function with spectacular entertainment.

Fiction shows, Vandhal Sridevi and Thirumanam, will also see special Pongal episodes wherein Siddhu-Janani and Siddharth-Sridevi will come together with their reel-life families to celebrate Pongal in style on 15th and 16th of January at 9 to 9:30 pm and 10 to 10:30 pm.