Television channels will air elaborate programmes, including, films, telefilms, dramas, live musical programmes and celebrity gossip on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha festival. Here is a compilation of some special TV shows to watch on Eid.
Bangladesh Television (BTV): Bangladesh Television (BTV) will celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with various programmes. The state-owned TV channel will air special programme ‘Eid Adda: Kothar Mathe’ at 12:20pm on Eid day. Bangla movie ‘Kusum Kusum Prem’ will be telecast at 2:35pm. Drama ‘Humba Dot Com’ will be aired at 8:35pm. The lead casts of the drama are Mir Sabbir, AKM Hassan, Faruque Ahmed and Farjana Rikta. Magazine Show ‘Anando Mela’ will be telecast at 10:20pm on the first day of Eid.
A single-episode drama ‘Grihomaya’ will be broadcast at 8:35pm on the third day of Eid. Band show ‘Hashte Dekho Gaite Dekho’ will be aired at 5:10pm on the 4th day of Eid.
Channel i: A seven-day special musical show will be aired on Channel i at 7:30am everyday from Eid day to 6th day of Eid. The programme planned by Shykh Seraj, singers Jhilik, Luipa, Liza, Sabbir, Protik Hasan, Oishi and Nandita will perform in the show respectively. Travel show ‘Adventure around the World’ will be aired at 7:30pm everyday from Eid day to 6th day of Eid.
The channel will also premieres seven Bangla movies- ‘Garments Sromik Zindabad’, ‘Nabab LLB’, ‘Gor’, ‘Kosai’, ‘Under Construction’, ‘Moinamoti’ and ‘Shutopar Thikana’.
Based on Rabeya Khatun’s novel, a single-episode drama ‘La Perujer Surjasto’ will be aired at 9:35pm.
Telefilm ‘Mr. & Ms. Chapabaz’ will be aired at 2:30pm on the second day of Eid. Mizanur Rahman Aryan directed drama ‘Jotno’ will be aired at 9:35pm on the 7th day of Eid.
Rtv: Rtv will air different programmes, including, single episode dramas, serials, cinemas, dance performances and game shows during the Eid festival.
Drama serials ‘Chander Buri Noakhallaya’ and ‘Big Boss’ will be aired at 06:00pm and 11:00pm very day from the Eid-day to seventh day of Eid respectively.
Written and directed by Aronno Anwar, the cast of ‘Chander Buri Noakhallaya’ includes Rawnak Hasan, Tareen Jahan, Arfan Ahmed, Farzana Chhobi and others.
While written by Borjahan Hossain and directed by Faridul Hasan, the ‘Big Boss’ stars Zahid Hasan, Nadia Ahmed, Arfan Ahmed, Shazu Khadem, Farzana Rikta and others.
‘Aha Jibon’, a single episode drama will be aired at 09:30pm on the 6th day of Eid. Directed by Azad Kalam, Mosharraf Karim and Samia Haque will play lead roles on the play.
Boishakhi TV: Boishakhi TV will air 19 new dramas during Eid. Among them 14 are single episode and rest of them are seven episode serials.
The single dramas will be aired at 8:10 and 11:05pm every day from Eid day to seventh day.
The dramas, ‘Hata Jamai’ and Paan Suparir Bhalo Basha, ‘Denmohor’ and Nayon Tara Store, ‘Bhi er Shathe Ekanto Alape’ and ‘Pejgi Nekabbor’, ‘Sondeho Bibi’ and ‘Black Mail’, ‘Babu’ and ‘Goriber Sundori Bou’, Dhakaya Meye, Talak Nama and ‘Divorce e Bou’ will aired on the channel from Eid-day to sixth day of Eid respectively.
ATN Bangla: The channel will air seven episode drama serial ‘Boga Fande’ at 05:50pm from Eid-day to sixth day of Eid. Written by Fazlul Haque Akash and directed by Sakal Ahmed the play stars, Salauddin Lavlu, Lutfor Rahman George, A K M Hasan, Golam Farida Chhanda, Urmila Srabanti Kar and others.
ATN Bangla Chairman Dr Mahfuzur Rahman’s solo musical event 'Sukhe Thakho Tumi' will be aired at 10:30 pm on the Eid-day. There will be a total of 11songs, composed by Mannan Mohammad and Rajesh Ghosh in the show.
Celebrity game show ‘The Box’ at 06:25pm on every day.
NTV: A seven-day drama serial ‘Medal’ will be aired at 6:45pm every day from the Eid day. Short film ‘Somoy’ will be telecast at 9:00pm.
The channel will air game show ‘The Box’ at 6:15pm everyday of the 7 days of Eid. A seven-episode musical programme ‘Kingbadantir Gaan’ will be aired at 12:00am daily from the Eid day.
Bangla movie ‘Poramon 2’ will be aired at 2:25pm on second day of Eid. Afran Nisho- written drama ‘Kuasha’ will be broadcast at 7:55pm on the 3rd day of Eid. Chanchal Chowdhury, Faria Shahrin starrer drama ‘Dark Roasted Coffee’ will be aired at 7:55pm on 4th day of Eid.
Asian TV: Bangla cinema ‘Nater Guru’ will be aired at 9:00am on Eid day. Single-episode drama ‘Honeymoon’ will be aired at 7:30pm on the second day of Eid. The drama stars Sayed Zaman Shawon, Nadia Mim and others.
Dhallywood actors Mahiya Mahi and Ziaul Roshan will appear in the show ‘Celebrity Time’. Hosted by Imtu Ratish, the show will be aired at 6:35pm on third day of Eid.
Channel 9: Six Turkish movies will be aired on Channel 9 at 3:00pm everyday from Eid day. The films are ‘Crazy Honey’, ‘Miracle in Cell no 7’, ‘A small September Affair’, ‘Insider’, ‘Cult Ex’, ‘Cute and Dangerous’.