It is no secret that Kenyans love Bollywood movies that are accompanied with subtitles. A fan favourite that has been taking the country by storm is Twist of Fate or Kumkum Bhagya which will make a return for its second season on the newly launched Zee Word TV channel.
The show will be continuing the cliff-hanger that left viewers guessing as to what happened to the fun-loving rock star Abhi and the ever determined, strong-willed Pragya. Will they finally get the love they deserve or will Abhi’s evil sister Aliya get what she wants and remove Pragya for good? 2018 also sees the return of another popular series King of Hearts season 2 as well as new series Bride with Benefits, Begusarai, Amma and Iron Lady.
Speaking at a content upfront in Nairobi, Harish Goyal, CEO, ZEE Africa, said: “We are really excited about the wide acceptance and appreciation of our programmes here in Kenya and we are constantly improving our content to keep our viewers happy.”
“This year, we would like to assure our viewers of world class entertainment in line with Zee entertainment’s global offering. We have a line-up of exciting new programmes across all channels to bring you the best of Bollywood,” he added.
The ZEE general entertainment channels which have a huge following in Kenya, showcased exciting series, shows and movies planned for Bollywood lovers across its major channels – the popular Zee World, Zee Bollymovies, Zee Bollynova, Zee TV and Zee Cinema.
A number of blockbuster movies also premiere on Zee BollyMovies later this year, including the 2017 crime thriller, MOM, starring the Bollywood legend Sridevi, who sets out to avenge her step-daughter after the justice system failed to convict her attackers. With the help of a shady detective, she takes the law into her own hands. Other movies on the channel will feature A-list actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra, Amitabh Bachchan and many more.
To cater to a variety of interests, Zee BollyNova offers a wide range of entertainment with food shows by celebrity chefs Sanjeev Kapoor and Ripu Raman Handa. Reality shows that will melt your heart with look Love what you made me do, and Fear Files, for the ones that enjoy having a good scare or two, not to forget the beloved series like Saloni, Destiny and The Vow coming in May 2018.
For those who love the Indian Bollywood culture, BollyTunes on Zee World will showcase the latest and the hottest Indian pop music to make viewers jump out of their seats and dance.
“Experience the fun of Bollywood through the biggest music videos from various genres. We pick the best Bollywood songs seen on screen to satisfy your soul. It’s spectacular, it’s dazzling, and it’s BollyTunes.” CEO, Harish Goyal enthused.
ZEE WORLD airs on DStv Channel 166, GOtv Channel 25; ZEE BOLLYMOVIES DStv channel 114, GOtv Channel 12 and Kwese TV channel 155, ZEE BOLLYNOVA on Kwese TV Channel 150, ZEE TV airs on DStv channel 452 & ZEE CINEMA airs on Zuku channel 910, Canal Plus channel 143.