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|Type||Cable television network|
|Availability||Indian sub-continent, Middle East|
|Owner||Malayala Manorama Group|
|31 October 2011|
Mazhavil Manorama is a Malayalam general entertainment television channel from the Malayala Manorama group, the publisher of the widely circulated Malayalam Manorama daily, Malayalam women's magazine Vanitha among others. Mazhavil Manorama is headquartered at Aroor, Alappuzha Near Kochi, Kerala.
The channel has been on air since 06:30 pm on 31 October 2011. The Malayalam Manorama group is already into TV media through their Malayalam news channel, Manorama News. Through the launch of Mazhavil Manorama, the group has widened its media business portfolio.
Mazhavil Manorama has various entertainment programmes in its portfolio including television dramas, music reality shows, Malayalam Movies among other programmes. The channel also telecasts popular shows like 'Katha Ithu Vare' hosted by Poornima Indrajith, a talk show with celibrities, 'Samadooram' presented by Sreekandan Nair, a popular comedy show 'Marimayam' which conveys a real picture of public offices in Kerala. The channel also hosts reality shows like 'Veruthe Alla Bharya', a family based reality show hosted by Swetha Menon, 'Indian Voice', a musical reality show 'Comedy Festival' a reality competition among comedians for a title and others. The channel will telecast its programmes completely shot on HD Cameras, aiming for a better marketing as well as increased public and viewer preference.
Veruthe alla Bharya
Veruthe alla Bharya is a reality show (it is the most popular show in Mazhavil_Manorama) where husbands participate in various tasks. Husbands and wives dance, sing, act or play games on the stage.It is hosted by Swetha Menon
Idea D4 Dance (D1)
This is a dance reality show in Mazhavil Manorama where actress Priyamani is the Chief judge along with choreographers Prasanna and Neerav Bavlecha. This show hosted by Jewel Mary and actor Govind Padmasoorya. In total 18 contestants were there for Idea D4 Dance.This show istelecasted on every Fridays,Saturdays,and Sundays at 8:00pm.The winner of this show was Ramzan Mohammed.
This is a dance reality show in Mazhavil Manorama where actress Priyamani is the Chief judge along with choreographers Prasanna and Neerav Bavlecha. This show hosted by Pearle Maaney and actor Govind Padmasoorya. In total 18 contestants were there for Gum on D2 . They are Theertha Vinod , Saniya Iyappan , Sumaya Sakeer , Pranav Sasidharan , Pranav Pradeep , Swetha Warrier , Suhaid .This show is telecasted on every Fridays,Saturdays,and Sundays at 8:00pm.
Veruthe alla Bharya was taking break for a while and at the timings, Malabar Gold & Diamonds Midukki was being shown. Actress Rima Kallingal was a part of the show. this programme got over on 4 August 2013.The winner was Sneha Unnikrishnan.Second place was won by Remya R Menon and third place to Reeba Monica.
Indian Voice is a musical reality show. The Judges are Sujatha and Srinivasan. The winner of Season 1 is Celin Jose from kasaragod near chowki, 1st runner up is Siyad and the 2nd runner up is Vishnu Raj.The name of anchor of Indian Voice Season 1 is Anand Narayanan .But, Season 2 is anchored by Renjini Jose. The Director of Indian Voice is Unnikrishnan C.The winner of Indian Voice Season 2 is Athira Murali from Trivandrum, 1st runner up is Jithin Raj and the 2nd runner up is Jeevan.
Onnum Onnum Moonu
Comedy Festival 2 is a comedy reality show of Mazhavil Manorama. It's anchored by Devika Nambiar. The Judges are Siddique (director), Urvashi (actress), Guinness Pakru (Ajay Kumar). The Director of Comedy Festival is Anil Ayiroor
Thatteem Mutteem is a serial that depicts the love-hate relationship between the mother in law and the daughter in law of a family. The cast consists of KPAC Lalitha as the mother in law and Manju Pillai as the daughter in law.
Marimayam is a comedy serial depicting certain real public incidents that common people come across. it is telecasted on every Fridays at 9:30 pm.
|Prime time Dramas|
|Ennu Swantham Koottukari||6:30 pm IST|
|Ente pennu||7.00 pm IST|
|Manjurukum kaalam||7:30 pm IST|
|Made for each other||8:00 pm IST|
|Dhathuputri||9:00 pm IST|
|Marimaayam||9:00 pm IST(Sun)|
|Gum On D2||8:00 pm IST(Fri - Sun)|
|Take it Easy||9:30 pm IST(Sat)|
|Onnum Onnum Moonu||9:30 pm IST(Sun)|
|Vanitha||6:00 pm IST|