Tarang Cine Awards to be retelecast today

Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the huge public demand and thunderous response, Tarang TV, a leading Odia general entertainment channel (GEC), has decided to re-telecast its annual film awards show – Tarang Cine Awards (TCA), today at 8 PM only on Tarang TV.

The star-studded ceremony, in its sixth year, conferred Lifetime Achievement Award to Popular Ollywood actor Uttam Mohanty.
Mohanty, a household name in Odisha, ruled the industry during his heydays, and this award is for his immense contribution to Odia cinema.

The awards function, graced by OTV co-founder and director Jagi Mangat Panda among a host of dignitaries.

The annual award function, which is gaining popularity over the years due to its uniqueness and high voltage entertainment package, this time saw the who’s who of Ollywood cheering for the winners and performers.

The starry night made the packed audience nostalgic and tearful when late Odia actor-director Hara Pattnaik’s wife Jharana came on the stage with her daughter to receive a special award dedicated for the ‘Ringmaster’ (read Hara) for his contribution to the Odia film industry.

The event was also a sweet surprise for many, as Bollywood diva Prachi Desai of Once Upon A Time In Mumbai-fame came, grooved to some of the Bolly chartbusters and won many hearts that night.

Apart from this, the most awaited event witnessed a string of breathtaking performances of Ollywood stars like Arindam Roy, Sabyasachi Mishra, Buddhaditya Mohanty and Pappu Pompom.

And, among the leading ladies of Ollywood, Anu Choudhury, Archita and Elina also set the stage on fire with their scintillating performances. The night was anchored by Ollywood heartthrob Buddhaditya Mohanty, talented Manoj Mishra and beautiful Priya.