ASHWINI NAKSHTRA IN AUSTRALIA: EPISODES TO SCREEN FROM DEC. 1
Yes! Now the small screen production houses started to shoot abroad like silver screen production houses. With the joint support of Tourism Australia and event queen land transport ltd, ‘ASHWINI NAKSHATRA’ team toured Australia and shot some of the episodes for five days in Brisbane and Gold coast. The episodes are started to telecast from Dec. 1 in Etv Kannada Channel.
Speaking to media, Parameshwar Gundkal, the business head of Etv Kannada said, ‘in the beginning of telecast of ‘ASHWINI NAKSHATRA’ the TRP was ordinary. But after 6-8 weeks, it gained some TRP and after 8-10 weeks it became No. 1 serial between the slot 10-11 pm.’
‘Though the ‘ASHWINI NAKSHTRA’ is not a remake, we have taken the thread of ‘MADHUBALA’ serial which is telecasting in colors tv and established the script according to the demand of TRP and viewership’ he added.
Answering to a question, ‘earlier we were reluctant to tour Australia. But Tourism Australia came forward to bear all the expenses of the team. We toured Australia for one week and shot the episodes for five days in Brisbane and Gold Coast. Earlier I assumed that Australians are bullies by watching their cricket. But the tour of Australia changed my views about Australians.’ He clarified.
J.Karthik, the fame of JK said, ‘cricket is my first passion and all other is secondary. By Australia tour my childhood dream has got fulfilled.’
‘It was wonderful experience. As JK takes me to Australia to surprise me, I felt the whole tour as surprise and enjoyed a lot.’ Mayuri, the fame of Ashwini said.
The tour of Australia shall be telecasted in 7 episodes. With these 7 episodes the serial shall complete 400 episodes successfully.