|Developed by||Zee Tamil|
|Theme music composer||Vishal Chandrasekhar|
|Opening theme||"Un Peyaril" |
|Ending theme||"Sondhangal Serndhade"|
|Country of origin||India|
|Production location(s)||Tamil Nadu|
|Running time||approx. 22–24 minutes per episode|
|Original network||Zee Tamil|
|Picture format||1080i HDTV 576i SDTV|
|Original release||October 16, 2017 –|
|Related shows||Mudda Mandaram|
Sembaruthi (Tamil: செம்பருத்தி) (transl. Hibiscus) is a popular Indian Tamil-language romance and family drama on Zee Tamil starring Karthik Raj and Shabana Shajahan, both of them became a popular pair on television with Priya Raman in the lead roles. Later VJ Agni replaced Karthik Raj as the male lead. While VJ Kathir, Sanjay Kumar Asrani, Lakshmi, Dheepthi Kapil and VJ Mounika playing in supporting roles. It is currently airing every day.
This series started from 16 October 2017 on Everyday at 9.00PM (IST) time slot. The story is about a maid Parvathi marries a rich man Aadhitya against his mother Akhilandeshwari.
Synopsis[change | change source]
The story about a rich, strong-willed and stubborn woman, Akhilandeshwari and her elder son Aadhitya's intense love story with Parvathi, a servant working as a cook and how issues spiral out of control to affect their relationship. And also his brother Arun and his wife Aishwarya supports them. Their marriage would be the plot of the story and how the pair faces various turmoils occurring in the form of Vanaja and her cronies forms the rest of the story.
Cast[change | change source]
Main cast[change | change source]
- Priya Raman as Aadhikadavur Akhilandeshwari Purshothaman; Aadhitya's mother
- Shabana Shajahan as Parvathi Aadhitya; Aadhitya's wife
- Karthik Raj → VJ Agni as Aadhitya (Aadhi); Parvathi's husband and Akhilandeshwari's first son
Supporting cast[change | change source]
- Oorvambu Lakshmi as Vanaja; Co-Sister of the Akilandeshwari and Main Antagonist
- Janani Ashok Kumar → Dheepthi Kapil as Aishwarya Arun; Arun's wife
- VJ Kathir as Arun; Aishwarya's husband and Akhilandeshwari's second son
- Sanjay Kumar Asrani as Purshothaman; Akhilandeshwari's husband
- VJ Mounika as Nandhini; Aadhitya's ex-fiancée and secondary Antagonist
- Narasimha Raju as Sundaram; Parvathi's father
- Jayanthi as Pattamma; A faithfull of Akilandeshwari's family
- Singapore Deepan as Vadivelu @ Vadivu; Relative of Vanaja
- Sanjay as Ganesh; Parvathi's younger brother
- Manobala as Perumal; a rent house owner
- Raaghav as JK; An Entrepreneur and Antagonist
Formar cast[change | change source]
- Bharatha Naidu as Mithra; Nandini's sister and also other ex-fiancée of Aadhitya (Died in the serial by self shot)
- Shyam (2018 - 2019) → Saif Ali Khan (2020) as Shyam; Aadhitya's loyal and best friend
- Jenifer as Uma; Vanaja's simpleton niece
- VJ Lekha as Sindhu; Akhilandeshwari's Personal Assistant
- Sridevi Ashok as Nandhini (Replaced by VJ Mounika)
- Sumathi Sree as Pattamma (Replaced by Jayanthi)
- Janani Ashok Kumar as Aishwarya Arun (Replaced by Dheepthi)
- Karthik Raj as Aadhitya (Aadhi) (Replaced by VJ Agni)
Special episode[change | change source]
On August 2019, Zee Tamil held a grand event to celebrate the success of Sembaruthi.
Lingustic Versions[change | change source]
|Sl.no||Language||Title||Original release||Network(s)||Episodes (23 June 2020)|
|17th November 2014 – 26 December 2019||Zee Telugu||1580|
|9 October 2017-present||Zee Tamil||Ongoing|
|26th November 2018-present||Zee Keralam||Ongoing|
|21st December 2018-present||Zee Kannada||Ongoing|
Broadcast[change | change source]
- It airs Sri Lanka, Singapore, United States, Europe, Malaysia, Mauritius, the Middle East, Africa, East Asia, South Africa, Australia and North America on Zee Tamil and Zee Tamil HD.
- The drama is episodes on their app ZEE5.
- It is also available via the internet protocol television service, Lebara, Lycamobil and YuppTV
References[change | change source]
- "Sembaruthi: Karthik Raj to be replaced in the role of Adithya". The Times of India.
- "TV Serial Sembaruthi completes 150 episodes". Times of India.
- "10-12 years ago, acting in a soap was the death knell for a movie star: Priya Raman". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 2018-02-04.
- "செம்பருத்தி தொடரில் நடிக்கும் ஷபானா" (in Tamil). Cinema.Vikatan.com.
- "Dheepthi Kapil joins 'Sembaruthi'; shares her excitement with fans". The Times of India.
- "'Sembaruthi' Actor Karthik Raj Replaced In The Zee Tamil Show Due To 'unforeseen Reasons'". Republicworld.com.
- "Chembarathi, a new serial". Times of India.
- "Watch new serial Paaru from Monday". Times of India.