Posts Tagged ‘Balaji Telefilms’

I had to vanish from the screen for some time, says Mihika Verma!

November 22, 2013 Leave a comment

Actress Mihika Verma is set to make comeback on small screen with upcoming Balaji show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, which will air on Star Plus. Glad to be part of the show, Maihika says that for the same, she will be getting an image-makeover. She plays Mihika Iyer in the show.

Known for playing grey shaded characters in shows like Kitani Mohabbat Hai and Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil, Mihika says that she will be seen playing an outright positive character, which is bubbly and confident, and a brave-hearted younger sister of the female protagonist Ishita Iyer, essayed by Divyanka Tripathi. Read more…

Manish Naggdev to play key role post 20 year’s leap in Pavitra Rishta!

October 15, 2013 Leave a comment

Buzz has been doing rounds in the media for so long regarding the big-fat leap in Balaji Telefilms‘ popular show Pavitra Rishta which airs on Zee TV. Finally, the wait is over and the leap is taking place. The post leap sequence has begun shooting with a bench of new actors including Karan Mehra, Sheeba Chaddha, Charlie Chauhan and Niveen Ramani. Good news for the fans is that all the actors are staying back in the show post leap.

According to the sources the first shoot of the leap sequence has begun.  The show is heading towards taking a 20 years leap. Post leap, ArjunPurvi‘s (Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi) daughter Pari‘s role  which will be played by Charlie Chauhan, Sachin (Anubhav Srivastava) will be having 2 kids aged 14-15 years who are newcomers, Ovi will be shown having one kid and Sohum (Ankit Narang) will be having 5 kids. Read more…

Karan Patel excited to make comeback through Ekta Kapoor’s show!

Telly heartthrob Karan Patel, who earned recognition through Ekta Kapoor’s production series Kasturi, is returning to the production house (Balaji Telefilms) with their new show Mera Tera Rishta Purana on Star Plus. Karan is excited for his comeback after almost four years and says he is happy to make a return with his mentor Ekta Kapoor’s fiction show.

The super-kicked actor said, “It feels nice to make a comeback to fiction genre with Ekta’s show. She is not only my mentor but everything for me. Working with her is always a pleasure as she has always given me some memorable characters to play and my character in Mera Tera Rishta Purana is also one such role. I’ve started shooting for the show but I would not like to talk about my character as it will take away the suspense about my role” Read more…

Rithvik-Asha-Shruti will not quit Pavitra Rishta after the generation jump!

Disagreeing to the creative team who has decided to take the 18 year generation leap in Pavitra Rishta, the young brigade of actors like Rithvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi, Shruti Kanwar, Shakti Arora had decided to quit the show. The actors shared their dislike of playing old characters on the show, aired on Zee TV and being produced by Ekta Kapoor’s production house Balaji Telefilms.

However, latest news coming straight from the sets of Pavitra Rishta states that the young actors have changed their minds and will not leave the show post the big-fat generation leap. A month ago, Rithivik, Asha and Shruti, when Balaji announced an 18-years-leap on the show, which allow the story to shift on a completely new ground, had warned the creative team whether to introduce a new track that doesn’t show them as old characters or they will walk out from the show. Read more…

Holi celebration to commence soon in Zee TV’s Jodha Akbar!

September 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Zee TV’s magnum opus Jodha Akbar has hit the right cord of the audience and has become the number one show of the channel. Thanks to the splendid performance by Rajat Tokas and Paridhi Sharma and other supporting actors.

Now in an attempt to maintain the viewership, the makers (Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji Telefilms) are ready to toss in some Holi celebration episode. What takes our interest high will be when Jodha convinces Akbar to play the Holi. So far, Akbar allowed her to build a temple in the mugal premises, then he also granted her to dress according to her religion and other miscellaneous promises Jodha asked from Akbar that too were fixed. But, now being a Muslim, will Akbar play with colors for the sake of her wife? Read more…

Amit Dolawat to feature as conman in Savdhan India!

September 19, 2013 Leave a comment

Life OK’s real-life crime based show Savdhan India is coming with a story of a conman, who cheats new film aspirants. This particular story is being produced by Balaji Telefilms and have television actor Amit Dolawat as the lead con director.

Amit, who is excited to work with Balaji Telefilm, after almost six years gap, said it was director Suraj Rao who inspired him to become an actor and when heard that he is making an episode with Savdhan India, he just couldn’t refuse to him. “After Kesar years back, it is nice to shoot with Balaji again. I took this episodic story up for Suraj Rao who has been in the industry for a long time, as Director. He is actually producing this Savdhan series for Balaji Telefilms, and when I got a call from him, I could not refuse it. Suraj Rao was the one who inspired me to become an actor.” Read more…

An aggressive Soham will beat Sachin brutally in Pavitra Rishta!

September 18, 2013 Leave a comment

The ambiance of Balaji TelefilmsPavitra Rishta on Zee TV is quite festive these days as Gauri (Priyanka Kandwal) and Sachin (Anubhav Krishna Srivastava) are getting married soon. Everyone is busy doing wedding preparations, except Soham, who has plans to kidnap Sachin just before the wedding and sit as the groom beside Gauri and silently get married to her.

But, before he could go ahead with his plans, Archana (Ankita Lokhande) gets a sniff of what Soham is trying to do, and yells at him. “An aggressive Soham at the spur of the moment picks up a rod and starts beating Sachin. The scene will be so dramatic that the entire family including Archana and Manav (Hiten Tejwani) will have a stunned reaction,” said sources. Read more…

Bade Achhe Lagte Hain to witness a bevy of new actors post leap!

September 7, 2013 Leave a comment

Balaji TelefilmsBade Achhe Lagte Hain on Sony Entertainment Television, which has become one the highest leap taker of television, is again in the headlines for it’s yet another generation leap. And there has been a lot of buzz on known faces Priya Wal, Priyal Gor and few others offered to play the grown-up Pihu.

According to the sources, to play twin daughters of Ram (Ram Kapoor) and Priya’s (Sakshi Tanwar), Mayrah and Pari, makers have been finalized two well-know young actress. While Mayrah will be played by 22 years old Vinti Idlani who was seen in Dil Dostii Dance, Pragati Choursiya who presently essays the role of Jodha’s sister Rajkumari Shivani has been roped in to play the role of Pari. Read more…

Manish Goel denied playing Ankita Lokhande’s father in Pavitra Rishta!

September 4, 2013 Leave a comment

Balaji Telefilms’ long running show Pavitra Rishta is ready to take big-fat generation leap, for which preparations has already commenced by the casting team. It is reported already that the show will see big changes after leap, wherein whole cast will be turned new. Old faces like Rithvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi and Shruti Kanwar will take exit, while new characters will make their way in the show.

But the news come out that we really found weird. And the man in question was himself left speechless when he got shortlisted for this particular role. It is reported that handsome and talented actor Manish Goel, who recently was seen playing super villain in Hum Ne Li Hai Shapath, was approached to play the father of Ankita Lokhande (Archana) in the show. Read more…

Manav to get discharged from hospital and return home in Pavitra Rishta!

Balaji Telefilms’ one of the longest running shows Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV is well known for throwing in dramatic sequence and maintaining the interest of audience intact. The makers have again geared up to toss in some drama all during the Janmashtami celebrations.

As per the sources, the lead Manav (Hiten Tejwani) will be seen returning to the Deshmukh house. “The entire Kirloskar and Deshmukh are going through tough times as Manav has been shot by a bullet in head. But things will soon get better as Manav will be discharged from the hospital and will return home,” informed sources. Read more…

Bade Achhe Lagte Hain to witness second twenty year leap!

 Ram Kapoor and Sakshi Tanwar starrer popular TV show Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, which is being produced by Balaji Telefilms and aired on Sony Television Entertainment, recently saw an eight year leap which introduced to the new generation in the family. And as reports are coming in, the show is going to see another 20 year leap once again in the first week of September.

Well, the way BALH turning up, it will surely become the only show in television that has opted for multiple leaps in a short span of time. At times, these creative changes tend to confuse the viewers in terms of plot progress. Read more…

I am open to doing all kinds of reality shows, says Jai Kalra!

Being an individualist actor, Jai Kalra, better known as Vikram Shergill of Sony Entertainment Television’s popular show Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, which is helmed by Balaji Telefilms, has come out a long way in the industry.

He is popular through his character and when asked how he feels about the same, he expressed his notions saying that this current phase in best one of his life. He is optimistic about his show and said he would definitely be a part of Bade Achhe Lagte Hain post leap story. Read more…

Pavitra Rishta to witness actors walking out from the show post leap!

It is not new when Balaji Telefilms Production show Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV comes to see topsy-turvy things on its cast board. It had experienced lot of major changes in form of lead actor Sushant Singh Rajput and Ankita Lokhande’s exit and re-entry respectively.

Apart from casting, even storyline had also experienced disorderly things to the core. First it was reported protagonist Archana playing a double role post an impending sequential leap. That was planned as Ankita will essay both an elderly as well as a younger character. However, the rest of the newer lot would age. Thus, came in a jolt in the plot and the entire cast member, including younger most, decided to opt out from the project. Read more…

I am ready for the next big leap in Pavitra Rishta, says Mrinalini Tyagi!

While many television actresses feel uneasy having big generation leap in their daily soaps, Mrinalini Tyagi, better known as Teju from Zee TV’s long running show Pavitra Rishta, has no qualms with the leap factor.

Balaji Telefilm’s Pavitra Rishta has already taken three conceptual jumps till now.  Even Mrinalini’s entry on the show was happened with 18 years leap and if believe source the show is again pondering to do a generation leap soon. Read more…

Kartik will not die in Bade Acche Lagte Hain!

Recently there were reports that Sony TV’s family soap Bade Acche Lagte Hain will witness the death sequence of Kartik (Chirag Thakkar). However, latest updates state that Kartik, who is currently been admitted in hospital after being shot by cop, will recover and survive.

So far we have seen Kartik along with his one year old son was hiding himself from cop and his sister Priya (Sakshi Tanwar), who is nine months pregnant. However, in a dramatic call, Priya runs after him, but collapses in pain in the middle of the street, and the passers-by pay little attention to the fallen woman. Read more…