Zee Kannada, one of Karnataka’s number 1 general entertainment channel, celebrates 14 glorious years of entertaining Kannada audiences from across India. Over the years, the channel’s variety of multi-genre offerings, from fiction shows to reality shows and talk shows have been reflective of its philosophy – ‘Bayasid’dha Bāgilu Tegiyōṇa‘, bringing about a revolution across the state of Karnataka. Today, Zee Kannada is widely accepted as the ultimate entertainment destination for the Kannada speaking audiences.
Zee Kannada celebrates this milestone with the entire Zee Kannada family by acknowledging and appreciating their constant support in making the channel what it is today. At the beginning of the previous calendar year, Zee Kannada emerged as the number 1 channel for the first time in 13 years and has ever since continued to win the hearts of all Kannada audience. Impacting viewers by serving as an inspiration and refection of love, Zee Kannada’s tent-pole shows like Weekend with Ramesh, Drama Juniors, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Jothe Jotheyali and now with the launch of Malgudi Days, the channel has transformed small screen entertainment in the market.
Commenting on the ratings, Raghavendra Hunsur, Business Head of Zee Kannada and Zee Picchar said, “It is my pleasure to announce that Zee Kannada successfully completes 14 years of entertaining Karnataka today. With an aim to inspire the viewers to open doors to possibilities and achieve goals beyond their reach, Zee Kannada has had an eventful year. Celebrating several milestones like emerging as the market leader, taking TikTok by storm, a very successful season of Weekend with Ramesh, launching the most popular fiction show in the market, Jothe Jotheyal; and now provide the first-ever adaptation of Malgudi Days to the Kannada small screen for the first time. We hope the viewers continue to show and support to the channel in the years to come. Though these difficult times of the pandemic, as your entertainment partner, we urge everyone to stay indoors and stay safe with Zee Kannada.”