COLORS, the Hindi General Entertainment channel by Viacom 18 Media Pvt Ltd (a joint venture between Viacom Inc and Network18), unveiled yesterday its power-packed line-up of eight new shows showcasing an entire spectrum of emotions. These range across genres – fiction-based social family dramas, fun-filled chat shows, high-voltage action reality shows, and blockbuster Hindi movies. 'COLORS' will be launched on Indian television screens on July 21st 2008, 7.00 p.m. onwards.
Announcing the launch Rajesh Kamat, Chief Executive Officer – ‘COLORS’, said, “I am delighted to announce that as planned, COLORS will beam into millions of Indian television screens on July 21st from 7:00 pm onwards. Our differentiated content, coupled with disruptive scheduling and peppered with some of the biggest blockbuster Hindi movies, will help us deliver on our promise of ‘cohesive viewing’.” He further added, “The wide spectrum of emotions covered in our programming offers something for everyone and everything for some. We are confident that every household in India will have some member or the other watching ‘COLORS’ between 7 and 11 p.m., to begin.”
Talking of the programming line-up, Ashvini Yardi, Programming Head, ‘COLORS’ said, “We have partnered with industry heavyweights