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TARA HD unveils Bollywood triple treat

TARA HD unveils Bollywood triple treat


Kuala Lumpur, 20th January 2017 - Astro’s TARA HD will bring fans the very best in Hindi entertainment with three new programmes - Bollywood Express, Sensation SRK and Bolly Stage, every Sunday starting from 29th January 2017. 

Dr. Rajamani Chellamuthu, Senior Vice President, Content Management Group, Astro said, “At Astro, we are committed to bring the best content to our viewers. Last year, we launched Tara HD, a first 24-hour Hindi entertainment channel in Malaysia to deliver a good range of Bollywood entertainment content. And today, we will be premiering three new programmes, which are going to be amazing treat to all Bollywood fans,” he added.

Bollywood Express (Every Sunday @7.00pm) - 13 episodes

A 30 minutes localized Bollywood themed show that features well known Malay celebrities who are ardent Bollywood fans and fascinated that will act out, impersonate, sing and share anything and everything on Bollywood including their favorite Superstars. This show will feature some of the most well-known local personalities such as Datuk Jalaluddin Hassan, Siti Nordiana, Azad Jasmin, Nubhan, Dewi Liana Seriestha, Firman, Abby Yus, Miera Liyana, Najwa P.Ramlee, Erra Fazira, Amyra Rosli, Amar Banarin, Shamil, Ernie, Tegar, Fqauziah Latiff and Marsha Milan Londoh.

Bolly Stage (Every Sunday @6.30pm) - 8 episodes

Bolly Stage is a perfect show for the Bollywood music lovers to catch their favorite playback singers and indulge in an extraordinary musical work which they have never experienced before. It will be a great 30-minutes musical journey with Abhijeet Bhattacharya, Palak Muchha and Armaan Malik in their respective episodes.

Sensation SRK (Every Sunday @7.30pm) - 13 episodes

The Sensation SRK programme will take everyone through the life of one of Bollywood's biggest star Shah Rukh Khan. The program will show the viewer’s right from his struggle to the life as Baadshah of Bollywood. To make it more interesting there will be glimpses of his school and college days, the move to theater, his love affair with Gauri, surviving penniless in Mumbai, his relationships with the stars and the ups and downs in his career.

NJOI customers can access the channel on a prepaid basis at RM7 for 3 days, RM10 for 7 days and RM25 for 30 days. Besides Astro TV, TARA HD will also be available on AOTG for Astro customers with HD service and AOTG subscription. AOTG subscription is included at no additional cost for Astro customers with Super Pack Plus, Super Pack, Multi room, Sports Pack and Value Pack, and available to other Astro customers at RM10.60/month. 

To subscribe to Astro and NJOI, please visit www.astro.com.my or call 03-9543 3838.