Independence Day (Aug 15) is one of Tamil cinema's favourite television premiere days. A lot of new Tamil movies will be premiered by various channels on that day.
This year August 15 falls on a Friday. The biggest television premiere is likely to be Thala Ajith's 2013 Diwali bumper bonanza-Arrambam. It will premiere on Jaya TV.
And pitched against it is Ilayathalapathy Vijay's Thalaivaa (which is a repeat) on Sun TV. The channel will also premiere Jayam Ravi's Nimirndhu Nil on August 15.
Attakathi Dinesh-Malavika's critically acclaimed Cuckoo will premiere on Vijay Television. Nandha and Ananya’s Adhithi will premiere on Kalaignar TV. Some of the other new Tamil movies that are being talked about for a possible Independence Day premiere in other channels are are Vaayai Moodi Pesavum and Yaamirukka Bayamey.
All these movies are subject to change in the last minute by TV Channels due to various reasons. So we have to wait and see which of the movies actually get telecast.