Producer Ekta Kapoor who has been entertaining audience with an ample amount of content through television soaps, movies and web-series, turns a year older today. Content created by Ekta has always set a benchmark and hence she is known as the czarina of Hindi television. The much loved producer has given several actors a platform and now they are doing wonderfully well too. On the occasion of her birthday, we list down 5 shows made by Ekta that are evergreen and create an impact on audience even today.
Let’s have a look at them one by one:
Hum Paanch was a situational comedy revolving around the life of Anand Mathur, a white-collar middle-class worker. He falls into problems due to his five daughters. The show featured Ashok Saraf, Shoma Anand, Vandana Pathak, Vidya Balan, Rakhee Tandon and Bhairavi Raichura amongst others in pivotal roles. The show was hugely popular back then and still has a special place in the hearts of people.
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
Who can forget Tulsi Virani played by Smriti Irani? Indeed she became a household name. Kyunki... was a family drama that became a part of everyone’s daily routine. The popularity of this show reached to an extent that whenever Tulsi cried many viewers wept too. Having said that, the show ran successfully for about 8 years. The show featured Smriti Irani, Amar Upadhyay, Ronit Roy, Amit Tandon, Shabbir Ahluwalia, Karanvir Bohra, Pulkit Samrat, Anita Hassanandani and Mouni Roy.
Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii
Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki was a family drama based on all the struggles faced by Om and Parvati, living in a joint family became a popular show of the 2000s. This show ran for almost 8 years too and gave Parvati aka Sakshi Tanwar immense fame. The show featured Sakshi Tanwar, Kiran Karmarkar, Anup Soni, Aruna Irani, Ali Asgar, Aamir Ali, Smita Bansal, Manav Gohil, Chetan Hansraj, Kavita Kaushik and Ali Merchant.
Pavitra Rishta, love story of Manav and Archana set in a Maharashtrian backdrop ran successfully for almost 5 years. The popularity of the show reached to an extent that recently the repeat telecast of this show was started on Zee TV. This contemporary love saga is still being appreciated by the audience. The show starred Ankita Lokhande, Sushant Singh Rajput, Usha Nadkarni, Rithvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi and Karan Veer Mehra.
Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
Bade Acche Lagte Hai, love story of Ram Kapoor and Priya Sharma who fall in love after getting married was a good mix of light-hearted romance with funny elements added to it. Audience related to the show and it became a huge hit overnight. The highlight of the show was Ram and Sakshi's smouldering hot chemistry. The show featured Ram Kapoor, Sakshi Tanwar, Eva Grover, Chahat Khanna, Ekta Kaul, Samir Kochhar, Shubhavi Choksey, Niti Taylor, Charu Asopa and Rushad Rana.
Well, we have found these evergreen shows in our list, let us know your list in the comments section below.
And once again wishing Ekta Kapoor a very Happy Birthday!