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Colors Tamil Presents the World Television Premiere of Thaen this weekend
14 March, 2022

~Catch the blockbuster premiere this Sunday, 13th March at 5:30 PM only on Colors Tamil~

Chennai, 10th March 2022: Colors Tamil, the fastest growing Tamil GEC channel gears up to entice the audience with a visual treat by presenting the world television premiere of the blockbuster movie Thaen this Sunday, 13th March at 5:30 PM as part of its Sunday Cine Jumbo. Written and Directed by the popular director, Ganesh Vinayakan, Thaen is a 2021 drama film starring Tharun Kumar and Abarnathi in the lead roles and Aruldoss and Bava Lakshmanan in supporting roles.  Tune into Colors Tamil, this Sunday 13th March at 5:30pm to watch a critically acclaimed film revolving around an intriguing thread of an uneducated rural beekeeper fighting the harsh reality that life throws upon him.

Packed with hard-hitting emotions, Thaen is an adaptation of a real-life incident that narrates the story of Velu (played by Tharun Kumar), a young uneducated beekeeper and an economically backward husband who encounters the death of his wife Poongodi (played by Abarnathi) diagnosed with a rare disease. The dark emotions come into play when Velu carries his dead wife to the cremation ground as he was unable to pay for the mortuary van. This brings forth the plight of the people belonging to the tribal community in the forest areas who are inaccessible to the services, which others enjoy. The gut-wrenching tragic story of a loving family, who succumb to life’s hardest challenges, is sure to be worth the watch.

Commenting on the occasion, Director Ganesh Vinayakan said, “I was inspired to create Thaen as I wanted to bring to light the real-life story of the Muthuvan tribes of Tamil Nadu who faced a similar episode as showcased in the movie. With this story, I wanted to create awareness among the audiences on the predicaments of the economically backward sections of the society. I am glad that my film is airing on Colors Tamil, a channel that proposes to create impacting stories for its viewers.”

Commenting on the occasion, Actor Tharun Kumar said, “I am excited that Thaen will be airing on a popular channel like Colors Tamil. It is an engaging movie which encompasses the dire social and political issues of the current times. With an engaging thread and powerful drama, I am certain that this would be a great weekend watch for the audience.”

Don’t forget to tune in to Colors Tamil on Sunday, March 13th at 5:30 pm, to watch Velu’s invincible attempts to take his dead wife to the cremation ground despite all odds. 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).

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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