Zee Cinemalu receives Record-Breaking Results for the World Television Premiere of 'Akhil'
Zee Cinemalu is a full-time Telugu movie channel from Zee Entertainment launched by Megastar Chiranjeevi. Continuing its streak of record-breaking properties, Zee Cinemalu has, for the second time, aired another world television premiere - 'Akhil' which garnered 3.92 TVRs in the urban market and emerged as the slot leader with 63% relative share in the urban market which is a record.
Previously, Zee Cinemalu had, for the first time in the history of Telugu Movie channels, aired the World Television Premiere of 'Kumari 21F', a sensational film penned by Sukumar with Raj Tarun and Hebbah Patel in the lead roles, which was telecast on 14th October. This film emerged as the slot leader with 48% relative share in the urban market
Akhil premiered on Zee Cinemalu on 24th December, 2016. The prestigious Akkineni family's youngest heir Akhil Akkineni, son of one of the most popular actors of Indian Cinema, Nagarjuna Akkineni made his debut with this film. The movie is a youthful action entertainer which revolves around an element Jua for which the hero risks his life. Well-known actor Nithiin produced the film which has Sayesha, granddaughter of the legendary Bollywood actor Dileep Kumar, as the female lead. The songs of the film composed by Thaman and Anoop Rubens are a huge hit which turned out to be chartbusters.
Zee Cinemalu provided the viewers with the chance of winning Leather Jackets by answering the simple questions which were asked during the telecast of the movie. The channel received a thundering response with over 31,000 messages which proves how well the movie was received by the audience.