Udaya TV is a popular Kannada Entertainment channel broadcasting shows belonging to a variety of genres. It launched on 1st June 1994 as a part of Sun Network, a media and entertainment company based in Tamil Nadu. From game shows to popular daily soaps, Udaya Tv broadcasts programs that interest people from all age groups. Kanyadana,
Kumkum Bhagya, and Kuhu Kuhu are some of the popular serials aired by the channel. The most popular show aired on Udaya TV, however, is
Crazy Time where a set of fun-filled and crazy games are played with people on some of the busiest streets of Karnataka. Harate is another show with a unique concept where special programs telecast on the morning of every festival such as Sankranthi and Vijaya Dashami.
Most loved dramas on Udaya Tv include Anuraga Sangama, Kadhambari Kanaja, and Mahabharatha. Star Pakka is a cookery show with a twist. It airs on Udaya TV. The show aired its first episode in 2013. Star Pakka telecasts favorite Kannada superstars and their life journey. The dynamic anchor of the show hosts a talk show where Kannada celebrities discuss their journey, struggle that they had to do in the industry, funny incidents from the shooting sets of their popular movies and sometimes even promote their upcoming films. The show winds up with the star cooking their favorite recipe with the help of the host. From simple dishes like Paneer Pakoda to dishes with a high complexity level like Italian Ravioli, celebrities share their cooking secrets with the viewers.
Sometimes the anchors visit average households in Karnataka where the food lovers of the state cook delicious items for the host. At the end of the show, a review of how to prepare the dish showed in that particular episode is presented in an animated way. The ingredients required also display in a list format. Some of the best episodes of the show with stars preparing mouth watering delicacies are available on YouTube and Hotstar as well. In this busy life, we barely get time to try new things. And therefore even when it comes to food, we can be choosy about what we eat. With a love for food, the best way to treat yourself is by cooking your dishes. And what is better than watching your favorite celebrity cook their favorite dish on national television. Star Pakka is, therefore, a must watch for all food lovers out there in Karnataka.