Kasavu Thattam, Amrita TV’s Mappilapattu special music reality programme, that explored the domain of Muslim folksong genre of Northern Malabar and displayed the range and depth of its repertoire, draws a veil over its premiere season with its Grand Finale. The 3 hour long Mappila music fest interweaving lilting tunes in the distinctive Arabic- Malayalam dialect with celebrity dance and song performances will be telecast on January 17th at 11pm.
Hashim, Jaleel, Sherin Fatima and Suchitra sang their way through the 100-episode reality show to gain entry tickets to the Finale. In the final arena the four in the hunt for the trophy, will cross swords in the combative rounds of Traditional Song Round, Your Choice Round and Duet With Playback Singer before the permanent Jury Panel Judges consisting of V.M Kutty, Muslim folk literature scholar and Mappilapattu exponent, V.T Murali , Malabar song exponent and Cybella Sadanand, famous Mappilapattu singer. Popular numbers from the latest hits by playback stars Anwar Sadat and Liji Francis and dance performances by Mythili and company will take the heat of the competition.
When the Grand Finale wraps up its final rounds, the winner takes the prize and the curtains inch down on the mega reality show, Amrita TV would have reinforced its claim as market leader in the Gulf band of Malayalam TV channels, with this successful edition of Kasavu Thattam.