Koffee with DD is a Tamil talk show. Star Vijay broadcasted it on every Sunday at 7:00 PM. It started in October 2014.The concept of the show was based on Koffee with Karan, a popular Hindi show. The show was previously named Koffee with Suchi and Koffee with Anu according to their previous hosts. Divyadarshini was the host who is a popular Indian TV celebrity. She started her television career at an age of 13. She did some Tamil films also. In the show, a wonderful chat was shown with the popular names of Tamil entertainment industry over a cup of hot coffee. On 9th November 2014, Siddharth and Vedhika came on the sets of Koffee with DD Season 2 to promote their film, Kaaviyathalaivan. Two yesteryear actresses, Nadhiya, and Amala graced the show on 7th December with their presence.
They shared their past experiences. K S Ravikumar, director of film Lingaa, was also seen as a special guest. He shared his experiences of life and also about Lingaa. The episode aired on 21st December 2014. On the special occasion of Tamil New Year, four special guests graced the set of the show, A.R Rahman,
Mani Ratnam, Vairamuthu, and
Dulquer Salmaan. They came for promoting Dulquer’s movie OK Kanmani. Sivakarthikeyan shared his personal experiences with the host on 1st March when he came to promote his biggest release of the year, Kaakki Sattai. In the film, he was in a role of the cop.
Sri Divya was the female lead. Actor Prashanth came on 22nd March 2015 who was the lead in the film, directed by none other than Divyadarshini’s husband Srikanth.
The film’s shooting was to start after the show. In the show, an entertaining point came when Divyadarshini became the victim. Normally, she used to give different tasks to the guest, if they failed to answer her rapid questions, as a penalty. Sibiraj and Prasanna were the guests in an episode. They convinced Divyadarshini to accept the Koffee Challenge, and she was made to spill the entire cup of coffee on her head. Prassana captures the moment. The show also had Goutham Karthik,
Priya Anand, and Aishwarya R. Dhanush as special guests. They told about their childhood memories and also memories related to their successful careers.
The other guests in the show included Jiiva &
Thulasi Nair, Karthik, AR Murugadoss, Shankar, Kamal Hassan, Jyothika, Meena &
Kala Master, Lalla Mehdin, Dhanush & KV Anand, Sathyaraj & S.J. Surya, Arjun &
Aishwarya Arjun, Vishnuvarshan & Kreshna, Prithviraj & Vasanthabalan,
Saranya Ponvannan & Ponvannan,
Gautham Menon &
Lakshmi Menon, Mysskin & Pandiarajan, etc. The show had various entertaining segments. The humour quotient of Divyadarshini made the show more entertaining.