Amrita TV Thiruvonam Day Programs On 29 August 2012
On the most auspicious day of Onam, Thiruvonam on August 29th, Akthalathile Ona Vishesham at 7.30am features K.Mohanan. In Veritta Ona Kazhchakal at 8.30am at the Trivandrum Old Age Home, a visibly affected Shamna Kasim spends quality time with the inmates serving Ona Sadya to the forsaken souls, cast aside in the final chapters of their life.
A slick crime thriller that packs suspense, intrigue, drama and suspense into every scene, Unnam staring Asif Ali, Rema Kallingal, Swetha Menon, unfolds at 9.00 am. Pazayidom Mohanan Namboothiri ladles up rare payasam like Elaneer Payasam , Muthu mani payasam etc from the larder of his recipes in Ona Sadhya at 1.30 pm. Bombay March 12 , a grimly realistic tale of victimization set against the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, starring Mammooty and Roma fills the 2.00pm slot. Reema Kallingal the bolder –than- brass lass, as fearless in her views as in her choice of roles, gives uncensored opinions on her career, co-stars and cinema in Kaithapoom Pattu at 5.30pm. Melapperumayil at 6.30 pm features 2 legends, Jayaram a super star in Mollywood and Mattanur Sankarankutty, a chenda maestro who has drummed himself to the top of the percussion world.
Music and laughter dominate the chat sessions between Sujatha Mohan, Unni Menon and their families at 7.00pm in
Mizhiyezhuthiya Sankhu Pushpam as the playback stars who have crooned many duets before the microphone enliven the tète-à-tète with amusing anecdotes of the glitches, slips and goof ups that happen at the recording studios. In a frank and forthright talk on his professional and personal front, Prithviraj welcomes the New Wave Cinema lapping at the shores of Malayalam for the fresh technical talent it brings in its wake; wishes his audience will patronize his good roles and films whatever be their personal feelings towards him in Abhinayathinte Ponnilam Pattu at 7.30 pm. In Pattinte Pattudayada at 8.00pm ,Asha Bhosale has fond memories of her duets with Malayalam playback maestro Yesudas; recollects from the depths of her amazing memory, the songs she sang in the South Indian languages including her sole Malayalam number and hums a few bars of some of the best . Amrita TV’s Chief Creative Head Shyamaprasad engages Vidya Balan in a free-wheeling conversation in ‘Neermanippudava’ at 8.30pm as Vidya dwells on the typical Palakkadan Onam celebrations of her childhood which she sorely misses after shifting base to Mumbai and her outing in the historical epic fictional blockbuster movie ‘Urumi’. Banter and spontaneous witticisms rule the air waves when Dileep and Ramesh Pisharadi share screen space in Puraskarathinte Ponpattumayi at 9.00pm. Asked why Amitabh Bachan bowed his head to him , Dilleps rejoinder was that during an ad shoot Big B was required to hug him and since Dileep came up only to this midriff, the thespian was forced to bow down.