|Created by||Inspire Films Content Private Limited|
|Written by||S.Marathu Shankar|
|Creative director||V.Chandrasekhar K.Ramakrishnan|
|Theme music composer||Dhina|
|Opening theme||"Yaar Ival Chocolate Pennival"|
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||84|
|Executive producers||Dhivya Dinesh |
|Cinematography||Sanjay Loganath |
G.K Ganesh Raja
|Running time||20-25 minutes|
|Production company||Vision Time India Pvt Ltd|
|Original network||Sun TV|
|Original release||16 December 2019 –|
25 March 2020 (Stopped due to COVID–19)
|Related shows||Chocolate (Malayalam TV series)|
Chocolate is a 2019–2020 Tamil-language soap opera starring Priyanka Kumar, Rahul Ravi, and Vandana Brundha. It premiered on Sun TV from 16 December 2019. The show is produced by Vision Time India Pvt Ltd and directed by K Venpa Kadhiresan. It is the official remake of the Surya TV's Malayalam serial Chocolate.
Chocolate is the story of Vikram and Iniya. Vikram is a wealthy businessman, and Iniya is an ordinary girl with an extraordinary talent for baking mouthwatering dark chocolate cookies. Circumstances force her to quit baking until she cross-paths with Vikram.
- Mamilla Shailaja Priya as Renuka Sanjay Kumar, Vikram's mother
- Abhishek Shankar as Sanjay Kumar Narayanan, Vikram's father
- Akshitha Ashok as Vaishali Sanjay kumar, Vikram's sister
- Ravikumar as Narayanan, Vikram's grandfather
- Gayathri as Sivagami Vasudevan, Iniya's mother
- Sathish as Vasudevan, Iniya's father
- Tamil.Rithika as Amrudha Vasudevan aka Ammu, Iniya's sister
- Swapna as Ramya Ramesh, Sanjay's sister-in-law
- Moses R Wilky as Ramesh, Ramya's husband
- Vignesh Reddy as Rahul Ramesh, Ramya's son
- Bhanuprakash as Pallavi's father
- Kiran and Gve Krishna as Siddharth Ramesh aka Siddhu, Ramya's son
- Vishwanathan as Vishwanathan, Vikram's office worker
- Vicky Roshan as Kumaravel aka Kumaran, Iniya's cousin and Parvathi's son
- Rekha Suresh as Parvathi, Kumaran's mother and Vasudevan's sister
- Hensha Deepan as Sumathi Kumaravel, Kumaran's wife
- Chef Damodharan as himself
- The program's episodes are released on YouTube channel Sun TV after original telecast.
- It airs in Sri Lanka, South East Asia, Middle East, United States, Canada, Europe, Oceania, South Africa and Sub Saharan Africa on Sun TV and Sun TV HD.
- The drama episodes are also released on their app Sun Nxt
|Malayalam||Chocolate (ചോക്ലേറ്റ്)||Surya TV||20 May 2019 – 20 March 2020||Inspire Films||Original|
|Tamil||Chocolate (சாக்லேட்)||Sun TV||16 December 2019 – 31 March 2020||Vision Time India Pvt. Ltd.||Remake|
Initially aired during afternoons from Monday to Saturday, on March 2020, it was shifted to a night slot.
Rahul Ravi played the lead role of Vikram in the Malayalam version of the series. However, he also joined the lead for this Tamil version as Vikram and he worked for both the series. However, due to work schedule conflict, he was replaced by Bipin Jose in the Malayalam series.
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- "Chennai Times 20 Most Desirable Men on TV 2019". The Times of India.
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- "Sun TVs digital platform Sun NXT can be viewed across screen formats". Business Standard.
- "Rahul Ravi to play Vikram on Chocolate". The Times of India.
- "Sun TV chocolate serial time changed". The Indian Express.
- "Chocolate: Actor Rahul Ravi all set to make a comeback". The Times of India.
- "Actor Rahul Ravi looks unrecognizable in these pictures; take a look". The Times of India.
- "Shyamili has helped other women also to be proud of who they are: Sandra Babu". The Times of India.
- "Malayalam TV show 'Chocolate' completes 200 episodes; actress Sandra Babu thanks viewers for the support". The Times of India.