A tribute to Rabindranath Tagore

On the  158th birthday of Noble Prize winning Litterateur Rabindranath Tagor a 26 episode series based on stories penned by India’s finest literary stalwart is a true ode to Tagore globally .Since it first premiered on EPIC Channel, ‘Stories By Rabindranath Tagore’ was a runaway hit with overwhelming response from viewers and critics alike. To make it accessible by a larger audience, EPIC will make the entire series available in two more languages – English and Tamil.

Speaking about the special content line-up, Akul Tripathi, Head – Content & Programming,EPIC, said, “Tagore’s stories may be based in Bengal; but are universal in appeal and timeless in their relevance. EPIC has always endeavoured to tell India’s stories and it’s a privilege to beable to present these in English and Tamil and have them discovered by new viewers.” Web favorites Radhika Apte, Sumeet Vyas, Amrita Puri are among a host of popular actors who portray delicately written characters of various shades in this show directed by Anurag Basu. Known for his stylistic directorial flair, and exploration of interpersonal conflicts, and characters in a story, Basu’s re-imagination of the stories is a clever mix of nostalgia, charm, and emotions.

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