Since its release, the latest ZEE5 Tamil Original Thiravam has been in the buzz. The biggest highlight of the series is the fact that it serves as actor Prasanna’s web series debut. Apart from that, its plot, inspired by real events, is something that really caught people’s attention. What if someone invented a fuel that could solve all global energy issues? Sounds intriguing, right? However, the aforementioned aspects are not the only reasons why the show has managed to strike a chord with the audiences. A major reason behind the show’s success is the power-packed cast. If you have not seen the series yet, you must check out Thiravam on ZEE5 right away. That’s because the cast of the show are a bunch of powerful actors whom we have loved in Tamil movies, over the years. Here are some of the noted names that feature in Thiravam.
Prasanna – The man-in-focus of the series, Prasanna is known to walk the unconventional path in Tamil cinema. His choice of movies is a testament to the fact that he is someone looking to push the envelope when it comes to the cinematic experience, be it Anjathe, Kalyana Samayal Saadham or Thiruttu Payale 2. Heading into the web space, Prasanna continues the track record of taking unconventional roles. In Thiravam, he plays the role of a scientist whose invention could be a gamechanger for the global fuel industry. The layers of his character and Prasanna’s performance is such that you will keep raving about him in the show.
Indhuja – Most of us remember Indhuja as the badass Thangachi from Meyaadha Maan. Many of us were in awe of her bindass avatar in the Thangachi song from the movie and other scenes in general. Since then, this talented actress has been making waves. Making her web series debut with Thiravam, Indhuja is fantastic as the cunning lawyer Sahana and plays a big role in the series’ events. The road ahead looks promising for her, as she has been signed up for the much-anticipated Vijay 63.
Azhagam Perumal – A man who has donned many hats in cinema, Azhagam Perumal is mostly known for his interesting roles as an actor over the years. From debuting in Mani Ratnam’s Alaipayuthey to taking up interesting supporting roles in acclaimed movies like Ravanan, Naanum Rowdydhaan, Theri and Taramani, he has had quite an illustrious career in Tamil cinema. Now taking the plunge into web series, Thiravam sees Azhagam Perumal in yet another rock-solid role.
Kaali Venkat – He first came into prominence with his performances in short films for the famous reality TV show Naalaya Iyakkunar. However, his breakthrough performance came in the action drama Thadaiyara Thaakka. Since then, he has been playing strong supporting roles in superhit films like Mundaasupatti, Irudhi Suttru and Kodi among many other films. In Thiravam too, he makes his presence felt.
Nagendra Prasad – Brother of popular actor and choreographer Prabhu Deva, many remember Nagendra for his appearance in the iconic ‘Humma Humma’ song in Mani Ratnam’s Bombay. Since then, he has had quite a career both as an actor and choreographer in Tamil cinema. Coming to his role in Thiravam, he is often cited as the surprise element of the series. Taking up a negative role in the show, he shines with a menacing performance that keeps audiences hooked.
So, now you know how star-studded ZEE5’s Thiravam is! This stellar cast and a unique plot should give you enough reason to check out Thiravam right away on ZEE5. Apart from Tamil, the show is also available in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. So go ahead and check it out and do share your views about the series in the comments. We would love to hear from you.