It is no exaggeration to tell that television has become an integral part of Indian viewers. Some watch it for entertainment, some watch it for news, and some watch it for inspiration. Well, now let’s get deeper into the TV channels of Karnataka. Some are owned by the government, some are for entertainment, and some are based on spirituality. This article is based on the top entertainment channels of Karnataka.
Initially known as ETv, Colors Kannada is a sure contender in this list. Since its inception, this channel has been getting a good response. This channel has to its credit successful reality shows like Dancing Stars, Maja Talkies,
Super Minute, etc. It’s only recently that the Big Boss reality show is doing rounds in Colors Kannada, and it has received a wide response from the audience. With famous fictional shows like
Ashwini Nakshatra, Agni Sakshi, and
Lakshmi Baramma Colors TV has managed to stay on top of the list. The Colors Kannada team is being felicitated with the Anubandha Awards, and it is embraced by the young and older Kannada audience alike. And with the launching of Big Boss 3 very recently (it should be noted that the second season was aired on Suvarna TV), it seems that Colors Kannada is here to stay! And there is no denying that Big Boss was one of the major reasons for this channel’s phenomenal success. Puttagowri Maduve, Akka, Lakshmi Baramma, Agni Sakshi, Dancing Star Season 2 and Maja Talkies are some of the popular shows of Colors Kannada.
Udaya TV has been continuously striving to give a range of programs to the audience. This channel also wins the hearts of the audiences by telecasting newly released movies. Not being satisfied with this Udaya TV also tried its stint with fiction. Moggina Manasu and Madhumagulu is a couple of example of this.
With a variety of programs launched recently Zee Kannada has managed to carve a niche for itself in the hearts of the viewers. With popular shows like Chota Champion, Maharshi Vaani, Mr & Mrs. Rangegowda and
Oggarane Dabbi, this channel is one to look out for. With the showcasing of Zee Music Awards, it is no exaggeration to tell that this channel is all for good programs. As far as fiction is concerned Zee Kannada is getting a good response from the audiences.
This channel also tries its best to attract the audiences with popular programs like
Super Jodi, Durga, Durgavatara,
Paaka Shaale, etc. Kannadada Kotyadhipathi, with
Puneeth Rajkumar as the host, garnered a good response in this channel.
This channel, since its inception, has been providing comedy fiction shows, chat shows, music programs, movies, etc.
Campus Connect is a program that mainly focuses on the youth.
Kannada television is getting very flexible concerning knowing the pulse of the audiences and each channel is trying its best to deliver innovative and quality content. The tightwalk rope walk for the channels would be not only to deliver good content but also to keep the audience glued to the screens. After all, there is still competition when it comes to TRP ratings.