sun tv serial list

Launched in the year 1993, Sun TV is the most-watched Tamil channel in India. It is the first regional channel that holds all India number one position in TRP rating. Also, it is the most viewed Tamil television channel in foreign countries like United Arab Emirates, United States, Malaysia, Canada, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Denmark, Italy, Switzerland and Australia.

The HD version of the channel was introduced in 2011 that has helped the channel increased its viewership over the years. Sun TV broadcasts shows ranging from family drama, love stories, reality shows etc., that have kept the audience hooked to the channel. Some of its serials, like Roja, enjoy the highest TRP. Below we have curated the famous Sun TV serial list along with their timings, star cast and storyline. Besides watch them on TV, you can also watch SunTV serials LIVE on Sun NXT, its official digital platform.

List of Sun TV Tamil Serials with Name & Timings

TimingsSun TV Serial NamesDays
11:00 -12:00NandiniMonday – Saturday
12:00 -12:30MagarasiMonday – Saturday
12:30 -1:00ThirumagalMonday – Saturday
13:00 -1:30Metti OliMonday – Saturday
13:30 -14:00Pandava IllamMonday – Saturday
14:00 -14:30ChandralekhaMonday – Saturday
14:30 -15:30ThalattuMonday – Saturday
15:30 -18:00MovieMonday – Saturday
18:00 -18:30NewsMonday – Saturday
18:30 -19:00Abhiyum NanumMonday – Saturday
19:00 -19:30SundariMonday – Saturday
19:30 -20:00Vanathai PolaMonday – Saturday
20:00 -20:30Poove UnakkagaMonday – Saturday
20:30 -21:00Kanana KanneMonday – Saturday
21:00 -21:30RojaMonday – Saturday
21:30 -22:00Anbe Vaa      Monday – Friday
22:00 -22:30Chithi 2Monday – Friday
22:30 -23:00ThalattuMonday – Saturday
23:00 -23:30Paandavar IllamMonday – Saturday
23:30- 24:00MagarasiMonday – Saturday

Sun TV Programs Schedule for Sunday

TimingsName of Sun TV Tamil SerialsDays
12:00 -13:00Rowdy BabySunday
13:00 -14:00Popova ThalaiyaSunday
14:00-15:00Chithi 2Sunday
15:00 -18:00MovieSunday
18:00 -18:30NewsSunday
18:30 -21:30MovieSunday
21:30 -22:30Master Chef – India TamilSaturday -Sunday
22:30-23:30Rowdy BabySunday

List of Best Sun TV Serials, Star Cast & Synopsis

1. Roja


Star Cast: Priyanka Nalkari and Sibbu Suryan

Directors: Dhanush and Sadhasivam

Genre: Soap Opera


Roja is one of the top-rated Tamil series of Sun TV. The family drama airs at 9 PM from Monday to Friday. This soap opera premiered on 9 April 2018 and has completed more than 900 episodes. Sun TV serial, Roja feature well known Tamil actress Priyanka Nalkari, who plays a role of an orphanage girl, Roja. The show follows the life journey and struggles faced by Roja from childhood.

2. Vanathai Pola

Vanathai Pola

Star Cast: Thaman Kumar, Debjani modak, Shwetha Khelge, Ashwanth Thilak, Karthi and Preethikumar

Director: A. Ramachandran

Genre: Family Drama


Next on our list of Sun TV serials is Vanathai Pola. This famous TV series started in December 2020, and by now, it has completed over 200 episodes. This Tamil series showcases the bond of a brother and sister. The show has Thaman Kumar as Chinrasu and Debjani Modak as Sandhya in pivotal roles. You can watch this serial live on the official YouTube channel of Sun TV or Sun Nxt or tune in to the channel at 7:30 to know the forthcoming story of the show.

3. Kannana Kanne

Kannana Kanne

Star Cast: Nimeshika Radhakrishnan and Rahul Ravi

Director: Dhanush

Genre: Family Drama and romance


Kanana Kanne is one of the most-watched Tamil family dramas. The serial is also popular for its leading actor and actress-Rahul Ravi, Akshita Bopaiah, Nimehsika and Nithya Das. The story of the show is youth-centric! It focuses on the struggles of Meera, as a daughter whose father hates her upon her mother’s death. Watch her story online on MX player or Tune in to Sun TV at 8:30 PM from Monday to Saturday.

4. Chandralekha Serial


Star Cast: Shwetha Bandekar, Naagasri GS and Sandhya Jagarlamudi

Director: A.P. Rajendran

Genre: Soap opera, crime thriller


Started in 2014, Chandralekha is one of the oldest Sun TV serials. The show stars Shwetha Bandekar, Naagasri GS and Sandhya Jagarlamudi in the key roles. The family drama revolves around two sisters Meena and Vasundhara, who gave birth to Lekha and Chandra. Both babies switched at birth. Years later, the show follows their life story and demonstrates how they are connected. Do watch this Sun TV serial today at 2 PM from Monday to Saturday. You can also watch it online on MX player and YouTube.

5. Thirumagal


Star Cast: Harika Sadu, Surendar Shanmugam and Rekha Krishnappa

Director: S.Anand Babu

Genre: Soap opera


Sun TV Serial List also includes Thirumagal, a soap opera that revolves around a middle-class girl, Anjali, who is married to Raja. In the later episodes, she finds that Raja’s mother, i.e. Aishwarya is her birth mother, and Raja is Bhavani’s son (Anjali’s mother). Will she tell the truth to the family? Get ready for interesting turns and twists that you will soon see in the show. Telecasted at 12:30 in the afternoon, this soap opera is aired from Monday to Saturday.

6. Nagini Serial


Star Cast:  Arjun Bijlani , Mouni Roy and Adaa Khan

Director: Santram Varma Ranjan Kumar Singh

Genre: Supernatural

Nagini is the dubbed version of Colors TV famous serial Naagin. This supernatural show traces the lives of ‘ichchadhari’ naagins in its several seasons. Ever since the show’s original version went high on the TRP, Sun Network bought its TRP. The last season of the Nagini went off the air a few months back.

7. Chithi 2

Chithi 2

Star Cast: Preethi Sharma and Nandan Loganathan

Director: K. Sulaiman

Genre: Soap opera

How can we miss Chithi 2 in our best Sun TV serial list! It is one of the most-watched shows on the channel. It has completed more than 300 episodes. The show initially revolved around Sharadha, a deep-rooted and family-oriented woman! She has to marry her brother in law after her sister elopes with her lover. Years after, the focus of the story shift to Sharadha’s adapted daughter Venba. Tune in to Sun TV at 10 PM to see interesting drama lined up in coming episodes.

8. Kanmani Serial


Star Cast: Sanjeev, Leesha Eclairs, Sambhavi Gurumoorthy, Poornima Bhagyarajand Jishnu Menon

Director: Sadhasivam Permuaal and P. Selvam

Genre: Soap opera


Kanmani is an old Sun TV serial that started in October 2018 and went off the air in November 2020. It was one of the top-rated TV programs on the channel. The soap opera was a story of Kannan, who fell in love with his niece, Soundarya. Soon Kannan discovers that Soundarya loves Akash and tries his best to unite them.

9. Pandavar Illam

Pandavar Illam

Star Cast: Papri Ghosh, Aarthi Subhash, Krithika Annamalai, Delhi Kumar, Naresh Eswar, Guhan Shanmugam, Nesan Nepolean, Surendar Raaj, Mohammad Absar, Anu SulashandMadhumitha Ilayaraja

Director: Selvam Subbaiah and O.N. Rathnam

Genre: Drama


Pandava Illam is yet another popular Tamil language drama series that airs at 1:30 only on Sun TV. This family drama centres around Periya Sundaram and his five grandsons, who pledge not to marry in their lifetime. But what will happen when Sundarams discover that one of the grandsons- Kutty Sundaram Pandavar wants to marry Ms Kayalvizhi, a well-known boxer. The role of Ms Kayalvizhi is played by Papri Ghosh, one of the famous Tamil serial actresses. The show is also available online on YouTube and MX player.

10. Jothi TV Series


Star Cast: Meghasri, Chandana Shetty and Vishnu Unnikrishnan

Director: Raj Kapoor

Genre: Drama, Supernatural and Fantasy


Jothi TV series is a life saga of woman, Jothi who possess qualities of snakes and human. Unknown to her snake powers, Jothi struggles to find her real identity. This supernatural show was one of the highest TRP gainers. It is a sequel to Nandhini, one of the famous shows on Sun TV. The show went off air in August 2021, but you can still watch it online on MX player.

11. Magarasi


Star Cast: Srithika Saneesh, S.S.R AaryannandMounika Devi

Director: S.P Rajkumar and N. Sundareshwaran

Genre: Soap Opera


Premiered on 21 October 2019, Magarasi is one of the best Tamil TV series. This Sun TV serial timings are 11:30 PM, and you can watch its repeat telecast on next day at 12 PM. Magarasi is a story of two strangers Tamizh and Bharathi, who met on a train and later decided to help each other. Will they ever get to know that they both are connected to each other? Find out this and lots more in the upcoming episodes of Magarasi.

12. Kalyana Veedu

Kalyana Veedu

Star Cast: Thirumurugan,R.Sundarrajan, Spoorthy Gowda, Anjana,

Director: Anjana

Genre: Soap Opera


This is yet, one of the old Sun TV serials. After running for around two years, the show went off air in November 2020. Kalyana Veedu revolved around Gopim who work hard to provide her family a good life. After getting tested time and again by her luck, she finally gets all the happiness that she deserved. In case you have missed any episode of the serial, you can watch it online on YouTube.

13. Vinayagar


Star Cast: Akanksha Puri, Malkhan Singh, Uzair Basar, Basant BhattandMadirakshi Mundle

Director: Abhimanyu Singh, Brij Mohan Pandeyand Anjalika Gupta

Genre: Mythology


Vinayagar is a Tamil dubbed version of former Sony TV’s mythological show Vighnaharta Ganesha that demonstrates the life chronicles of lord Ganesha. You can watch the episodes of the show online on YouTube.

14. Nayagi (TV series)


Star Cast: Vijayalakshmi, Vidya Pradeep, Papri Ghosh, Nakshatra NageshandAmbika

Director: S. Kumaran

Genre: Family Drama


The family drama aired on Sun TV from February 2018 to October 2020. The show received immense popularity, owing to its story and star cast. It had two seasons. The serial is currently re-telecasted on Kalaignar TV from Monday to Friday at 8 PM.

15. Master Chef – India Tamil

Master Chef

Host: Vijay Sethupathi

Director: Sanjeev k Kumar

Genre: Reality Cookery

This culinary reality show is inspired by MasterChef Australia. The show is hosted by actor and producer MasterChef Australia and has three judges, i.e. Harish Rao, Aarthi Sampath and Koushik S. The winner of the show will be given ₹ 25 00,000 in cash and the MasterChef trophy along with their restaurant. The latest season of the show started on 7 August 2021. It is aired every Saturday-Sunday at 9:30 PM.

16. Rowdy Baby

Rowdy Baby

Hosts: VJ Kamal and Ashwin Karthik

Genre: Game-Show, Comedy, Reality-TV, Non-Fiction, TV Show


The show started on 28th August on Sun TV and is telecasted on Sunday at 10:30 PM. It is a couple-based game show with several interesting segments. Each couple is given certain tasks and is judged on the basis of the chemistry they share.


Sun TV is a top Tamil language channel in India and many other countries like United States, Malaysia, Canada, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Canada, Australia, for its rich content. Some of its famous serials are Roja, Vanathai Pola, Kannana Kanne, Magarasi and many more.


1. What is Roja serial timings on the Sun TV channel?

You can watch a fresh episode of the Roja serial at 9 PM from Monday to Saturday.

2. Which reality show is telecasted on Sun TV?

Currently, SunTV broadcasts two reality shows that are Master Chef – India Tamil and Rowdy Baby.

3. What are the timings of the Chandralekha serial?

You can watch Chandralekha at 2 PM from Monday to Saturday on Sun TV.

4. Which is the No.1 serial on Sun TV?

Currently, Roja is the No.1 show on Sun TV with the highest TRP, i.e. 12.50.

5. Is Nayagi serial ending?

Nayagi serial went off the air on 3 October 2020.

6. Where can I watch Sun TV serials online?

You can watch all the serials of Sun TV channels online on Sun NXT, YouTube and MX player.

Garima Kaushis

Garima Kaushis

Garima is an enthusiastic writer from Gurgaon. Her content holds value and information which is sourced from her long writing experience. Through her writings, you can explore vistas over wide range of topics. She loves to share her experience and bond with people around her. Her favorite leisure day would include shopping, reading book, good food and movies.

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Garima is an enthusiastic writer from Gurgaon. Her content holds value and information which is sourced from her long writing experience. Through her writings, you can explore vistas over wide range of topics. She loves to share her experience and bond with people around her. Her favorite leisure day would include shopping, reading book, good food and movies.

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