Thalli Pogathey is a Tamil television series. The show is a romantic drama that focuses on two characters, Samar and Ramya. They both are star-crossed lovers. A star-crossed lover is a term used for couples whose love stories are often thwarted by outside forces who don’t want them to be together. This term has become an important term in popular culture. Samar wants to marry Ramya but fears that she will reject his proposal. After a few months, he gathers courage and asks Ramya to marry him. Ramya goes all excited and it is revealed that she also wanted the same. She thus accepts his proposal but now the biggest challenge is waiting for them. They both have to convince each other’s parents to accept their love and bless them. So they both decide to meet each other parents and try to show them that their love is pure and passionate. Thus they both decide when and where to meet the parents but Ramya is caught off guard when Samar’s sister shows up at Ramya’s workplace. She is caught off guard and it ruins her first impression. Samar’s sister isn’t at all impressed with Ramya and she goes and tells it to her mother. This makes Samar’s mother refuse the marriage and now Samar has to decide what next to do.
The whole show is about how these two lovers get their parents on board with their relationship. As the show progresses we see their difficulties getting more and more difficult to handle but it is their love for each other that they decide to fight whatever comes their way. The show is a Singaporean Tamil show which is why the culture shown in the show is a bit different from what the usual Tamil soap operas show on television.
The show is written and directed by Nafeesah Shaik Uthuman. She is known for writing complex and layered characters. The show stars some popular television actors such as Jayaganesh who plays the role of Samar and Indra who plays the role of Ramya. Additional characters are played by Vigneshwari, Vimala, Puravalan, Shanthi, and Shamini. The show is produced by Mediacorp and it was released on the Tamil channel, Vasantham which is owned by MediaCorp. The show released in 2017 and ran on air till the end of the year. The show became famous for the complex love story that the show deals in. The show also became famous for its wonderful writing and performances.