Urvashi’s 700th film ‘Appatha’ set for World TV premiere on Colors Tamil

Colors TamilMumbai, 23 November: Colors Tamil, Viacom18’s Tamil Entertainment Channel presents the captivating comedy ‘Appatha’ this Sunday, November 26, as part of its ‘Movie of the Month’ series.

The family drama, with Special Partner ‘Gold Winner – Muppathu Varuda Nambikkai’, stars legendary actor Urvashi and will mark the World Television Premiere of the movie. To be aired at 2.00 PM, ‘Appatha’ is Urvashi’s 700th film. Written and directed by Priyadarshan, the movie is produced by Jyoti Deshpande, Suresh Balaje, and George Pius. It is presented by Jio Studios and comes under the banner of Wide-Angle Creations Production. Music is composed by Rajesh Murugesan while cinematography and editing are handled by Madhu Ambat and MS Aiyyappan Nair respectively.

‘Appatha’ takes viewers into the world of Kannamma, also known as Appatha who has spent all her life in the village of Kaayilanpatti. She raises her son all by herself after losing her husband even as she tries to make a name for herself with her business. Strong and fearless, her one and only true fear is her fear of dogs. Many years later, Kannamma tries to reconnect with her estranged son, who has settled down in Chennai. Everything seems fine until the family goes on a vacation, leaving Kannamma to keep an eye on the family dog Zeus.

In a series of hilarious developments, the duo goes from trying to stay away from each other to becoming nearly inseparable. The film stars Urvashi and Aruldoss in the lead roles and boasts of an ensemble cast, including Amit Bhargav, Kaveri Jha, Meghali, Halam, Sidharth Babu, Semmalar Annam, and Y. G. Mahendran in supporting roles.

Talking about the movie and sharing her experience, actress Urvashi said, “As my 700th film, Appatha was an extraordinary experience and holds a special place in my heart. The story beautifully captures the essence of family bonds, personal growth, and the importance of facing our fears. Working with the talented team led by Priyadarshan has been an absolute delight. I am eagerly looking forward to its Television premiere on Colors Tamil and am confident that the audience will be bowled over by the genuine emotions and warmth that ‘Appatha’ has to offer.”

Director Priyadarshan shared his experience on his journey with the team, “I feel honored to be a part of this project, bringing this heartfelt story to the screen. Through this film, we explore the dynamics of human connections and personal growth as Kannamma reconnects with her estranged son and confronts her fear of dogs. The genuine chemistry between the actors and the journey they embark on has made this project truly special. I am eagerly looking forward to sharing the emotions and depth of ‘Appatha’ with the Colors Tamil viewers and am hoping that it leaves a lasting impression on their hearts.”

Get ready to immerse yourself in the loving world of ‘Appatha’ premiering on 26th November 2023 at 2 PM only on Colors Tamil.