Sunil Grover will play the lead role in the show. According to our source, "The principal characters of the father and Dadi in the show will be played by Jaydutt Vyas and Nayan Bhatt".
Jaydutt was earlier seen in Zee TV's Teen Bahuraniyaan. Nayan Bhatt essayed the role of Om's mother in the long running Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki.
"The talented actor K.K. Goswami who played the role of Gabru in Vikraal aur Gabraal will also be seen in a pivotal role", adds our source.
When contacted, Jaydutt Vyas confirmed that he is part of the show. "Yes, I am doing this silent comedy, but cannot give you more details before I have a word with the production house".
We tried calling Nayan Bhatt, but she remained unavailable.
After the successful launch of Aahat, Fireworks, for the first time is moving out of comfortable territory and is attempting comedy, that too a silent comedy. The production house and channel are very keen on experimenting in order to give the audience a very unique show. Fireworks also produced the long running CID for Sony.
The dialogue-less comedy is expected to launch either in January end or early February. It will be a weekly show which will air either on Friday or Saturday.
We tried calling Anooj Kapoor, Business Head, SAB TV, but he remained unavailable.
Reporter and Author: Srividya Rajesh