A repeat telecast on the life and works of one of the prominent and unforgettable comedians of Kannada cinema Narasimharaju has started from last Saturday December 2 at 8.30 pm in Chandana TV.
The proud daughter of popular comedian late Narasimharaju with lot of pains worked on the 26 episodes for Doordarshan and it is now on the basis of its popularity and quality is repeated by Bangalore Doordarshan ‘Çhandana’ channel on every Saturday at 8.30 pm.
‘Hasyachakravarthi Narasimharaju’ with 40 to 50 clippings from wonderful films in which Narasimharaju had acted like - Bedara Kannappa (debut of Dr.Rajkumar), Prof.Huchchuraya, Srikrishnadevaraya, School Master, Amarashilpi Jakkanachari, Satyaharischandra, Lagna Patrike, Mane Thumbida Hennu clippings are interspersed with the Narasimharaju contemporaries experiences with the actor. In the 26 episodes artistes such as Rajkumar, G.V.Iyer, Rajan Nagendra, Lokesh, R.T.Rama, Harini, Dwarakish, Shivaram figure to share their joys.
For Sudha Narasimharaju it has been a dream come true when she prepared the first episode in the last year. As the days went she improved on the subject but she was not able to get video clips of her father’s off the screen life. With some constraints she was able to come out with 26 episodes and the response she got made her to jump up in joy.
When the Doordarshan director Mr Shirahatti asked Sudha to come out with new projects and she informed him about the programme ‘Hasyachakravarthi Narasimharaju’ that was telecast in DD I in the last year. Bangalore Kendra Doordarshan director immediately asked her to make it available to air it Chandana TV of Bangalore regional channel.
Sudha is right now looking out for advertisers to fill in the telecast fee she has to deposit for Doordarshan and also looking out for telecast of her much cherished television serial in private channels.
A stint in Kannada films and later shifting to small screen Sudha is popular in emotion filled roles. She is taking up another television serial ‘Mooka Hakki’ for Suprabhata satellite channel and she intends to produce and act in the key role. It is about a woman in distress. Soon after her marriage how the woman faces trials and tribulations and after losing her child how she finds a solace in her life is about the television serial ‘Mooka Hakki’ says Sudha.