Vikramathithyan, produced by actress Sripriya, the serial was telecasted on Sun Tv. The screenplay was handled by Sripriya and Vietnam Veedu Sundaram. The serial was directed by Sripriya herself, with the story penned by her. The cast included, K.R Vijaya, Vadivukkarasi, Sathish, Vijayasarathy, Vietnam veedu Sundaram, Mohan ram, Srilekha rajendran, Devipriya, Preethi, Sairam and Sairam in the lead. The music was rendered by Rajesh Vaidhya, the lyrics were written by Vaali and the title song was sung by Manicka Vinayagam. The graphics and animations in the serial were well received by the kids who watched the serial.
The child artists in the serial became popular in all the households, where the family members watched the episodes together .As always, Vaali has penned the song with enthusiasm, which was passed on to the listeners of the song as well. Sripriya, who was a successful actress on big screen , proved her talent on the small screen too. Even though the story was based on the Vikramathithyan stories, the story was with added fictions. As a producer and director with a strong story, she has succeeded in this serial in screen play as well. Vietnam Veedu Sundaram , as usual has shown his matured acting. Vijay Adhiraj captured the heart of the audience as a guy next door. Vikramathithyan, was a turning point in Sripriya’s career on the small screen.
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Vikramadithyan was a fantasy drama telecasted on Sun TV. It depicts the famous mythology about King Vikramadithya and Betaal the ghost. The myth portrays the bravery and intelligence of the great king Vikramadhithya and the persistent Betaal which refuses to let go of him until he solves a mysterious story. This popular mythology has been tricolored in the background of 21st century. The series was featured as a story narration by the Veteran Actress K.R.Vijaya who plays the role of wise old lady to the little angels of the spiritual world. She narrates the story of King Vikramadithya who takes his first birth in the Kingdom of Ujjaini. He demonstrates excellent bravery, courage, intelligence and morality.
He was an ardent devotee of Goddess Kali and possesses mystical powers including the power to enter another body. His adventures along with the Betaal are very famous. His second reincarnation was in his 10th generation King Thiru Vikraman. This story revolves around his 3rd incarnation, Kid Vikram in the present day. He happens to meet Padhumai, the girl doll in the legendary throne of King Vikramadhithya and comes to know that he was King Vikramadithya in his past life. He helps Padhumai to become free from the spell she was bound with.
The famous Betaal happens to meet Vikramadhithya, sits upon him and locks his hands around his neck, refusing to let go and pitches in the story with a puzzle. Kid Vikram, who loves his parents and grandmother very much, tackles all the hurdles efficiently and victoriously and proves that he is indeed the reincarnation of the legendary king Vikramadhithya. Directed by Actor Director Shripriya, Actor Vijay Adhiraj and Actess Devika plays the role of Vikram’s parents and Veteran Actress Vadivukarasi plays the role of his wise grandmother. Small screen actor Vijay Sarathi played the role of Betaal. This series was a top rated series with majority of viewers in children age group mainly because of its beautiful narration like a bed time story.