Colors Tamil brings powerhouse of talents with the launch of its brand-new non-fiction talent show Vellum Thiramai starting June 4th
06 June, 2022

~Tune into Colors Tamil, on Saturday, June 4th at 7pm to witness the grand launch and watch unbelievable acts ~

Chennai, 2nd June 2022: Bringing to spotlight a pool of talent from different parts of the country, Colors Tamil, the meaningful entertainment channel, is all set to launch a brand new talent show, Vellum Thiramai, starting this Saturday, June 4th, at 7pm. Vellum Thiramai, powered by Vasanth & Co. AC Mela and Special Partner Eldia Thuya Thenga Ennai, is the Tamil adaptation of Viacom18’s popular homegrown talent show, Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan. It features charming Actor Nikki Galrani, popular Actor and Karate Expert Shihan Hussaini and renowned Choreographer Sridhar as judges.


Vellum Thiramai marks a one-of-a-kind talent show that puts forth the best of the acts from across India while also providing a platform in a special segment for regional and local talents who will present stunning renditions from dancing to magic, martial arts & other talents which viewers never seen. The hour-long show will span over 16 episodes, with VJ Andrews hosting it.

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Rajaraman S, Business Head, Colors Tamil, said “It has always been our objective at Colors Tamil to offer our viewers with creative and indigenous content in both fiction and nonfiction programming. India is a country brimming with talent, which can be found in every corner. This show gives the country’s undiscovered and exceptional talents a chance to shine in front of millions. Our purpose with ‘Vellum Thirumai’ is to present distinct talents to the tamil viewers. This is only the beginning, and we are looking forward to seeing what these young minds have in store for us.”


Charming Actor Nikki Galrani said, “I have always thought highly of talent shows and I take pride in debuting on television with Vellum Thiramai. I will get to meet phenomenal talents. I am very happy that youngsters across India will get a platform to showcase themselves and become a role model for millions.”

 Adding to this, popular Actor and Karate Expert, Shihan Hussaini said, “This is my first association with Colors Tamil and I am glad that the channel is bringing a show that is all set to celebrate people’s skills and talents. This is the first time that I will be judging a show so unique. I am indeed thrilled to see what the contestants have in store for us.”

 Renowned Choreographer Sridhar said, “I would like to compliment the Colors Tamil on identifying such amazing talents and bringing them to limelight. I deem that this show will leave the audiences awestruck and make the nation proud with their art. Also, I am happy to be back on in the channel after successful completion of Dance vs Dance 2”

With Vellum Thiramai, the channel aims to transform the Tamil reality space by taking viewers on an unforgettable journey through a unique combination of talent and ability. The show, regardless of gender, geography, socio-economic background, promises top-notch entertainment. Don’t forget to tune in to Colors Tamil on Saturday , June 4th from 7 PM onwards, to watch a slew of stellar performances with Vellum Thiramai. Colors Tamil is available on all leading cable networks and DTH platforms – Sun Direct (CH NO 128), Tata Sky (CHN NO 1515), Airtel (CHN NO 763), Dish TV (CHN NO 1808) and Videocon D2H (CHN NO 553). Viewers can also tune in to VOOT any time to see Colors Tamil shows at their convenience.

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About Colors Tamil:
Launched in February 2018, COLORS Tamil is the fastest growing general entertainment channel from the stable of Viacom18 that thrives to entertain Tamil-speaking viewers around the globe through distinctive and powerful stories that inspire and celebrate women and their families. The channel is keen to break stereotypes, showcasing progressive themes through high-impact, contemporary shows. Some of our flagship shows are Velunachi, Arya’s Enga Veetu Maapilai, Dance Vs Dance, COLORS Comedy Nights, Singing Stars, Oviya, Vandhal Sridevi, Perazhagi, Thirumanam, Thari, Malar, Kalla Petti, Kodeeswari, Uyire, Amman, Idhayathai Thirudathey, Mangalya Sandhosham & Colors Kitchen amongst others.

About Viacom18:  Viacom18 Media Pvt. Ltd. is one of India’s fastest-growing entertainment networks and a house of iconic brands that offers multi-platform, multi-generational and multicultural brand experiences. A joint venture of Network18, which owns 51%, and Viacom CBS, with a 49% stake, Viacom18 defines entertainment in India by touching the lives of people through its properties on-air, online, on-ground, in-shop, and through cinema.

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