ZEE5 premiered 100+ Originals in 2019 and the platform is set to create, a new benchmark in the year ahead. At an event held at the ZEE5 headquarters in Mumbai, Aparna Acharekar, Programming Head, unveiled a power-packed calendar for January 2020 with new launches across genres and languages.
The Calendar launch event marked the presence of Vivek Dahiya, Nakuul Mehta, Rituraj Singh, Sid Makkad, Vipul Deshpande, Vikram Gaikwad, Chitrangada Satarupa, Rajesh Sharma, Aadesh Bandekar, Jiten Lalwani and Sneha Wagh amongst others.
Books come to screen in January with two shows adapted from books of popular Indian authors. ’Never Kiss Your Best Friend’ a millennial rom-com based on the young author Sumrit Shahi’s best-selling novel of the same name. The State of Siege: 26/11 is a gripping tale of the terror attacks that rocked Mumbai on 26/11. The show is based on the book ‘Black Tornado: The Three Sieges of Mumbai 26/11 written by top journalist and author Sandeep Unnithan.
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Also, launching in January are shows featuring strong women protagonists such as Code M starring Jennifer Winget, Tanuj Virwani and Rajat Kapoor and Kark Rouge, a bilingual series in Hindi and Bengali starring Chitrangada Satrupa, Indraneil Sengupta and Rajesh Sharma.
ZEE5 also adds to its bouquet of Telugu originals with a romantic drama series titled Anaganaga.
Aparna Acharekar, Programming Head, ZEE5 India shared, “2019 was a fantastic year where we launched over 100+ Originals across top Indian languages and created a milestone in the Indian OTT space. We are the only OTT platform in the country to have consistently delivered originals across genres and languages for all audience groups. We are all set to break our own records in 2020 and are constantly working towards ensuring an engaging experience for our viewers.”
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