With its judicious mix of programming from India, Zee TV is designed to appeal to the entire South Asian segment living in the USA.
The popularity of Zee TV arises from its understanding of Indian (South Asian) culture and beliefs which are depicted in its programming. The library of Zee programs from India laced with free cricket and latest blockbuster movies has drawn South Asians in the USA to the channel in huge numbers.
Here are a few of the most popular TV series:
Pavitra Rishta [Sun – Thu 9:30pm ET | 6:30pm PT] “Pavitra Rishta” paints the story of Archana, who despite her limited education, expertly overseas the responsibilities and care of her middle-class home. But when she discovers that her husband exaggerated his credentials to be accepted by her family, is the couple doomed? This is about managing the unsteady balance between love, marriage, and family.
Punar Vivaah [Sun – Thu 10:30pm PT | 7:30pm PT] “Punar Vivaah” sensitively captures the journey of a man and a woman who are brave enough to give relationships a second chance. Yash & Aarti enter in remarriage, experiencing the trials and tribulations that come with re-adjusting to a new life partner. Will they be able to make each other happy and feel complete once again? Most importantly, can their respective children come to terms with the idea of a new parent in their lives?
India’s Best Dramebaaz [Sat – Sun 7pm PT | 9pm PT] Tiny tots take the stage on this reality show that celebrates the most dramatic children in India! 18 scene-stealers are divided into two teams , then compete to perform a mix of mythology skits, stand-up comedy, Bollywood spoofs, historical speeches and more. With three celebrity judges and famous guest appearances sprinkled through the season, the search to find India’s Best Dramebaaz is pure entertainment!
Badalte Rishton Ki Dastaan [Mon – Fri 7:30pm ET 9:30pm PT] When Balraj’s only son Anirudh dies in an accident, the beautiful Meera enters the house as his friend. Though it is soon revealed that Meera was Anirudh’s mistress, Balraj allows Meera to stay in the house anyway. Why does he want his son’s widow and mistress both to live in the same home? What is Balraj’s gameplan?
For more programming information, please visit the Zee TV website or call Comcast at 1-800-266-2278.