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Star World to launch Sitcom Binge Week from 30 Dec - nairrk - 12-27-2019

MUMBAI: English entertainment channel Star World is all geared up to bring a binge-worthy special programming line-up – Sitcom Binge Week for the last seven days of the year. Starting off from 30th December, this slot will go on till 5th January 2020.

In preparation for the holiday rush, Star World brings top-notch sitcoms – Modern Family, Fresh Off the Boat, How I Met Your Mother and The Office.

The show that gained major cult following and ran for almost a decade, How I Met Your Mother, remained popular throughout for its unique structure, humor, and interesting dramatic elements.

This long-running series depicts Ted Mosby verbally retelling the story to his son and daughter of how he met their mother.

With an extremely loyal fan-base, this show won hearts in India and around the world. Star World will air back to back episodes from season 1 to season 3 throughout this year’s last week every day from 8 am to 12 pm.

Set in the 1990s, the sitcom Fresh Off the Boat depicts the life of a Taiwanese-American family. Starring the Golden Globe nominee Constance Wu, and Critics Choice TV Awards nominee Randall Park, the show recently announced to star Indian film actors – Preity Zinta and Vir Das. Watch this humorously charming family sitcom airing on Star World throughout this week from 1 pm to 4 pm.

The multi Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy Award winning series, Modern Family, is centered on the lives of three different families and starring Sofía Vergara, Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Ed O’Neill, Ty Burrell, Julie Bowen, among others. Evenings call for some family time and starting just at the perfect time, watch season 1 and 2 of Modern Family from 5-6 pm on Star World.

And last but not the least, comes one of the most loved comedy show ever – The Office (US). This show certainly holds a special place in every fan’s heart for mixing that special mockumentary styled humor no other show has been able to manage.

The show stars some of the Hollywood’s renowned actors – Steve Carrell of Evan Almighty and Crazy Stupid Love, along with the most loved personality and Oscar nominee – John Krasinski. Also starring Jenna Fischer, Mindy Kaling, and Rainn Wilson, the show has been known for popularizing the mockumentary format on television.

This show was nominated for 9 Golden Globe awards and 42 Primetime Emmy awards during the course of its run, for its writing as well as for the cast’s stellar performances. Star World, brought this rib-tickling comedy show to the Indian TV for the very first time this year. The show’s season 8 and 9 will air from 7 pm to 8 pm.