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Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs returns to Zee Marathi after 12 years

The iconic singing reality show starts on 24 June.

MUMBAI: Zee Marathi is all set to bring a new season of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs after 12 years. The iconic singing reality show has not only leveraged the power of music in uplifting young kids, but also marked a valuable contribution to the growing talent in the entertainment industry.

The grand return of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs will see a slightly different format this year. There will be no elimination in the season. It will be the first-ever Marathi singing reality show with no elimination until the grand finale. Total 14 exceptional young talents will be seen competing for the winning title of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs. The mammoth task of grooming and guiding these contestants, rests on the shoulders of the renowned ‘Panchratna’ from the previous season which was aired in 2009 – Kartiki Gaikwad, Rohit Raut, Arya Ambekar, Mugdha Vaishampayan and Prathmesh Laghate.The talented singers won everyone's hearts in the previous seasons and now they are ready to mentor the contestants by playing the crucial role of the jury in this season. Popular actress Mrunmayee Deshpande will helm the show as the host, starting from 24 June, airing from Thursday to Saturday at 9.30 pm, only on Zee Marathi.  

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd, Amit Shah, cluster head – north, west & premium channels, Amit Shah said, “At Zee Marathi, our commitment has always been to deliver the best of Marathi entertainment to our audiences. Our philosophy is Mi Marathi, Zee Marathi – which means wherever there are Marathi viewers, we will be present. Sa Re Ga Ma Pa enjoys a rich legacy of being amongst the longest-running reality shows and we are extremely glad to bring back this popular show for our viewers. With a new and engaging format, we are sure the show will elevate the power of music and positivity, offering an extraordinary entertainment experience.”  

Zee Marathi, business head, Nilesh Mayekar, said, “We understand that the viewers have been missing out on their weekend dose of authentic entertainment and with the comeback of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs, we intend to bring the entire family together once again to create a wholesome viewing experience. It will be a celebration of singing talent across the State that is bound to increase the entertainment quotient of this season substantially. We are sure that the viewers will shower their love upon this new season of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs.”  

The show will be aired at 9.30 PM on 24 June only on Zee Marathi.

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