Zee Kannada launches a new fiction show – Vidya Vinayaka
Bengaluru, 26th October 2017: Zee Kannada, leading Kannada General Entertainment Channel (GEC) in Karnataka, is launching a new fiction show titled ‘Vidya Vinayaka’. A story involving two characters whose personalities and belief systems are drastically different, Vidya (Kavitha Gowda) and Vinayak (Dileep Shetty), Vidya Vinayaka is a story focusing on relationships, love, drama and vengeance. A brand-new addition to the channel’s evening prime time segment, Vidya Vinayaka will air starting 30th October 2017, every Monday to Friday at 8:00 PM on Zee Kannada.
Produced by verypopular actor Dileep Raj under Dhrithi Creations and directed by M.N. Jayanthand Santosh Koti, Vidya Vinayaka is a tale of two characters with contrastingpersonalities. Vidya, essayed by actor Kavitha Gowda, is a loving and caringgirl who yearns for a stable relationship and wants to feel belonged to aloving family. On the other hand, Vinayak portrayed by actor Dileep Shetty, isfiercely independent and practical person who has grown up watching his motherbeing abused by his father, leading him to lose faith in the institution ofmarriage. With hurdles along the way such as a conniving and conspiring auntPrabhavati, played by actor Chaitra Rao Sachin, Vidya Vinayaka is the story ofthe many twists and turns in Vidya and Vinayaka’s lives as they cross pathsalbeit with many complications and clashing ideologies.
Speaking on the new launch, Raghavendra Hunsur, Business Head, Zee Kannadasaid, “We, at Zee Kannada, are constantly working towards offering uniquecontent that can satiate the entertainment needs of our diverse set of viewers.Vidya Vinayaka is a unique offering whose plot has been carefully detailed outto ensure that our viewers get to experience the right mix of drama andentertainment. With a power-packed cast and crew, Vidya Vinayaka holdswidespread appeal for Zee Kannada’s audiences.”
Commenting on portraying Vidya’s character, Kavitha Gowda said, “Vidya is acomplex character who goes through numerous emotions in a short span of time.Torn between what she wants and what she is expected to do, Vidya is the idealdaughter. The plot is such that it adds layers to her character every step ofthe way. As I return to television, I am really excited to be associated withthe Zee Kannada Kutumba. I sincerely hope that the viewers will enjoy watchingVidya Vinayaka and continue to support me as they have done over the years.”
Adding further, Dileep Shetty playing the role of Vinayak said, “Vinayak’s rolemarks my first full-fledged role on television, and the experience has beenamazing so far. Vinayak is a multi-faceted character who is strong andindependent, yet is emotionally attached to his mother. His relationship withVidya is the most intriguing part of the plot and I am hoping it will keep theviewers at the edge of their seats. I am extremely excited to be part of such aimpressive storyline and am sure that the storyline will appeal to viewers.”
Vidya Vinayakafeatures a star-studded line-up of artists who will be joining Kavitha Gowdaand Dileep Shetty on the show. These include popular actors like Spandana asArundhati (Vinayak’s mother), Yashmi as Raksha (Prabhavati’s daughter), KeertiBhaanu as Vinayak’s maternal uncle and many more. Watch Vidya Vinayaka every Monday to Friday starting 30thOctober 2017 at 8.00 PM only on Zee Kannada!