The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) recently collaborated with leading Tamil channel Star Vijay for one of its popular shows, ‘Raja Rani’ where the cast and crew shot the Singapore special feature, showcasing the fun, vibrant and exciting aspects ofthe destination.
To celebrate this successful collaboration, the director and cast of the show along with GB Srithar, Regional Director, SAMEA (South Asia, Middle East & Africa), STB interacted with the media at a press event in the city today, sharing their experiences of shooting in Singapore and highlighted how the destination formed the perfect backdrop for the sixepisodes that were filmed.
The episodes depict the characters of the show soaking in the energetic and dynamic vibes that Singapore exudes, as they indulged in a range of experiences. These experiences were inkeeping in line with the Passion Tribes – Foodies, Explorers, Collectors, Socialisers and Action Seekers - that the Singapore Tourism Board aims to target through its brand campaign, Passion Made Possible.
The cast was filmed enjoying a meal and interacting with Chef Malcom Lee from the only Michelin-starred Peranakan restaurant Candlenut. They also indulged in a shopping spree inthe Chinatown precinct and at Design Orchard, the newest address on Orchard Road, known for its home-grown Singapore brands. A chance to experience the adrenalin infused bungee jump at AJ Hackett Sentosa was also featured in one of their episodes.
The episodes feature a delightful range of iconic experiences such as Gardens By The Bay, the Singapore Zoo, Marina Barrage and Buddha Tooth Relic Temple where the cast had a great time during the shoot.