Posts Tagged ‘Jodha Akbar’

Jodha to get pregnant, while Jalal is unaware about the consummation in Jodha Akbar!

November 7, 2013 Leave a comment

 Ekta Kapoor’s magnum opus historical show Jodha Akbar on Zee TV is ready to witness some intense drama brewing between King Jalal (Rajat Tokas) and wife Jodha (Paridhi Sharma). So far it was seen that both still have not accepted each other as husband-wife and trying to get to understand each other before they start their family.

In the last episodes, it was seen that Jodha was happy about the fact that Jalal aka Akbar did not consummate with her even while she was unconscious on her way back from Ajmer. In fact she has started respecting Akbar for the same fact, but now viewers will witness a strange turn of events. Read more…

My rapport with Rajat Tokas is no one’s business, says Paridhi Sharma!

We often heard the back-stage love stories of many actors not only from Bollywood arena but also from smalls-screen world. We are familiar with some of the popular lead pairs of television industry who went to carry their love to nuptial vows. But there are some strange stories that also exist where onscreen couples don’t get along with each other yet portray a madly-in-love couple in front of camera.

For instance, on-screen pair Rajat Tokas and Paridhi Sharma of Balaji Telefilm‘s Jodha-Akbar, is said to have a diverse proportions for each other. If believe sources, their rapport is not good on the sets and they hardly talk to each other. 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…

Ekta Kapoor finally agrees to change title of Jodha Akbar!

People got irked when they found that Ekta Kapoor’s much controversial historical show Jodha Akbar is showcasing a false story and picture of two protagonists, Mewar Princess Jodha and Mugal King Akbar. First they demanded the filmmaker to change the names of the character, but when it didn’t happen, Shri Rajput Karni Sena in Rajasthan announced that they will not let Ekta Kapoor release her film OUATIMD in the state.

The release date of Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha and Imran Khan starrer OUATIMD was 1st August, all over the nation. To sort out the matter, Ekta especially flew down to Jaipur on August 15 around 12 noon, had a meeting with the Rajput Karni Sena members and its chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi. Read more…

Smilie Suri makes an exit from Jodha Akbar!

Sometimes things take the complete opposite turn from what is expected. And a similar thing happened with film director Mohit Suri‘s sister Smilie Suri.

Smilie, who had made her debut in Bollywood with Kunal Khemu starrer Kalyug, was all set for a foray into small screen. She was part of Ekta Kapoor’s much hyped Jodha Akbar. Smilie, who was shooting for Jodha Akbar as Ruqaiya Begum, will soon make an exit from the show. If rumors are to be believed, actress Shikha Singh has been approached to step into her shoes. Read more…

Paridhi Sharma aka Jodha of small screen shares her thoughts!

Paridhi Sharma is living a dream come true bagging the lead role of Jodha in Ekta Kapoor’s mega project Jodha Akbar on Zee TV. The role, which was vied by many alike, eventually went in Paridhi’s kitty and she just can’t stop raving about her luck for the same.

She made her debut on TV through Ravi Ojha‘s Ruk Jaana Nahi on Star Plus, where this suave beauty played a parallel lead character which eventually failed to claim fame. But this lesser known name is all set to claim big name with Jodha Akbar. Read more…

Paridhi Sharma to prove her mettle playing the enchanting Jodha in Zee TV’s Jodha Akbar!

TV actress Paridhi Sharma has struck gold in regards to her professional career. Paridhi, who in the past  played character roles in Tere Mere Sapne and Ruk Jaana Nahi, is all set to play the enchanting Jodha in Zee TV’s Jodha Akbar helmed by Balaji Telefilms.

For her it’s nothing less than a dream come true and she is thankful to Ekta Kapoor for putting trust in her.  Speaking of the show, she said, “I have a lot of expectations from this show and hence I am really working hard on it. The audiences have watched some well-known faces play Jodha earlier. Now it is my chance to try and convince them with my portrayal as the new Jodha”. Read more…

Jodha Akbar is a story about religious and cultural battle won by love, observes Ekta Kapoor!

TV queen Ekta Kapoor is credited for starting the money minting trend of saas-bahu sagas on small screen. Following the legacy of her hit shows like Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki, Kasautii and many others, TV industry is till date encashing on the saas-bahu drama.

While all others are occupied with kitchen politics, Ekta has dared to step into a different genre. She is all set to launch her first ever historic show, Jodha Akbar. Starring Rajat Tokas and Paridhi Sharma in the lead roles, Jodha Akbar is to air from June 18 on Zee TV. Read more…

I think the makers of the show have found Akbar in me, says Rajat Tokas!

 Rajat Tokas seems to be the favorite when it comes to essaying historic characters on screen. The juvenile lad, who was seen in Ekta Kapoor’s Tere Liye as the parallel lead, had rose to fame playing young Prithviraj in the epic saga Prithviraj Chauhan.

And now we will see him another mighty historic look as he takes on King Akbar in Ekta’s Jodha-Akbar to be aired on Zee TV. Rajat is certainly glad over the role and feels that he has yet again be favored by lady luck. Also he added that playing historic characters helps one show off the potentials fully. Rajat shared, “It’s not about coming back to historical shows or I am in love with historical characters but yes it’s true that I like these characters as I love playing a man. I did Tere Liye where I played a grey character which was very different from Prithviraj and Dharam Veer. Read more…

Why Ekta Kapoor is spending sleepless nights?

After family dramas and horror show, TV cazarine Ekta Kapoor is now venturing into historical serials. Her next production’ Jodha Akbar on Zee TV will widen her horizon in mythological and historical genre but this is what has became the reason of her sleepless nights.

She said she is having sleepless nights due to this show. “I have sleepless nights because of Jodha Akbar and sleepless days because of the jet lag,” said Ekta, who is keen to create serial on human landscape. “I’ve wanted to make a historical show and I am very excited about Jodha Akbar. It’s a beautiful show, speaks of love in the time of hate. It’s an interesting story that will be relatable to present times as well. In India, historical’s are more incident-based. But we are looking at the human stories, characterizations that focus on inter-personal relationships, the politics, how they think, communicate, etc,” avers Ekta. Read more…

Rab Se Sohna Isshq to wrap up in June!

Nothing seems to be going right got Zee TV’s Rab Se Sohna Isshq as apart from the numbers falling down for the daily, buzz has it that it might soon bite the dust.

Just a few days ago, it was updated that the show will bring in a generation leap post which the life of the leads, Ekta Kaul (Sahiba), Ashish Sharma (Ranveer/Fateh) and Kanan Malhotra (Daljeet) will see a tremendous change. It was even stated that they will be shown getting old and the new storyline will have the younger generation in focus. Read more…

Ismail Darbar will compose the music of Mahabharata!

It has been said a number of times that small screen is no smaller anymore with the kind of approach it today has for the shows and actors. Film promotions have so far been the most successful on TV and which is why even the bigwigs of Bollywood don’t shy away from using TV as the means for it.

Work wise too; TV has seen immense growth as shows these days are made on large scales. Sony TV’s Maharana Pratap, Zee’s soon to be aired Jodha Akbar, Life OK’s Devon Ke Dev Mahadev, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saraswatichandra; all have some big names linked with them. Read more…

Shefali Zariwala surprised boyfriend Parag Tyagi!

The couple, who won the title of most sexist Jodi in Nach Baliye season 5, Parag Tyagi and Shefali Zariwala has a reason to celebrate and smile. No, they are not coming back to reality show but enjoying quality time together in Royal city Jaipur.

Parag Tyagi, who has been roped in by Ekta Kapoor for her new mythological show Jodha Akbar was busy in shooting for the show at Jaipur, Rajasthan. He was along with his team, Rajat Tokas, Prithvi Raj Chauhan fame, who will be seen as Akbar and Paridhi Sharma, last seen in Ruk Jaana Nahi will be seen in Jodha’s role. They had shooting schedule at Sawai Madhopur‘s Nahargarh Haveli for almost a week. Read more…

Vicky Batra to be seen as Sujamal in Jodha Akbar!

February 28, 2013 Leave a comment

Looks like that with surpassing time, Ekta Kapoor‘s legendary show Jodha Akbar is finally getting a pace. As per sources the shooting has already started in the scenic beauty of Rajasthan however, the set of the show has been built in the outskirts of Mumbai.

It already has popular names like Rajat Tokas, Paridhi Sharma, Naved Aslam, Ashwini Kalsekar, and Chetan Hansraj, who will essay pivotal roles in this historical remake. And now the latest to join the bandwagon is Vicky Batra. He is currently seen in Life OK‘s Devon Ke Dev Mahadev as Chandra Dev, he has been roped in to play the role of Sujamal. Read more…

Ishita Vyas to play Moti Bai in Jodha Akbar!

February 26, 2013 Leave a comment

Looks like actress Ishita Vyas is one lucky beauty around. One after the other, she is being offered meaty roles. Just a day before, it was reported that she will be doing a cameo in Sony TV’s Anamika.

And now the buzz states that she has been offered another juicy role in Balaji Telefilms’ coveted project Jodha Akbar.  As per sources, “Ishita Vyas will play the role of Moti Bai, who is Jodha’s friend in the palace. Apart from Ishita, actor Rajeev Saxena has been finalized to essay Jodha’s father (Raja Bharmal) while Jitu Shukla will essay the eunuch, a trusted lieutenant of Jodha Baai.” Read more…