Onnum Onnum Moonu is a talk show which got aired on the Mazhavil Manorama channel. It premiered on National television in 2013 and had been running successfully ever since. The series invites numerous celebrities and quizzes them about various aspects of their personal and professional lives. The versatile superstar, singer, and actress Rimi Tomi serves as the host for the show. The celebrities who get invited to the program come from a wide range of sectors. Many of them also feature from the film industry. Onnum Onnum Moonu consists of many fun segments.
At the beginning of each show, the host Rimi herself sings a song and starts the proceedings. She does the same thing once again at the end of the show. However, she also gets the celebrity to join her along in singing at that point in time. If a film star gets invited, a major part of the discussion then goes on to revolve around their upcoming movies. The show thus also acts as a marketing platform for the stars. They answer questions related to the story of the film, interesting incidents from the shoot, and also questions about their personal lives. They even go so far as to reveal secrets from their lives. Rimi too joins into the narrative and turns the show into a sort of chat between friends instead of a question and answer routine.
The program gets divided into different segments to make it more fun. Sections like Rapid Fire, Tongue Twister, Opinions & Quiz Round and others are extremely common occurrences throughout the many episodes. Some parts of the show get audience participation as well. They also receive prizes most of which come from the sponsors of the show. Among the major celebrities seen on the show are the likes of Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone. They both visited the show as a part of their promotional activities for the movie Happy New Year.
The series got known for combining elements of comedy and humor which give the show a very casual appeal. Rimi maintains an extremely informal atmosphere which adds to the guest’s ease. They open up more freely and tend to be a lot more jovial than what we would usually expect. The celebrities freely engage in the games and other activities on the show, many of which turn out to be hilarious. Rimi has tactfully mastered the art of presentation wherein her mannerisms and comic timings make the entire episode a joyous affair. The show also enjoys great ratings from the viewers and has developed a loyal fan base.