ZEE5 premieres Tamil political thriller ‘Thiravam’
MUMBAI: Over the top (OTT) platform ZEE5 has premiered ‘Thiravam’, a Tamil political thriller which revolves around the life of a small-time scientist who claims to have invented a herbal fuel that will revolutionise the petroleum industry, thereby posing a threat to dominant oil-rich countries. The show features versatile actors like Prasanna, Indhuja, John Vijay and Kaali Venkat.
ZEE5 has built a strong library in the South, especially in Tamil with interesting concepts and path-breaking content like ‘Kallachirippu’, ‘Sigai’, ‘Kalavu’, ‘Alarm’, ‘What’s Up Velakkari’, ‘Mitta’, ‘Auto Shankar’ and now with ‘Thiravam’.
ZEE5 India programming head Aparna Acharekar said, “Our Tamil content has been receiving incredible traction on the platform. Moreover, our regional subscription video on demand packs have also performed excellently and continue to be a driver in terms of subscription growth. ‘Thiravam’ is a special show with a subject that hasn’t been explored before and with a talented cast and director, we are sure it will resonate with audiences who enjoy watching edgy content.”