Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much awaited and anticipated TV series, Saraswatichandra’s promo goes live. After giving us movies like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Black, Saawariya, Guzaarish, Sanjay Leela Bhansali has raised his own standards up with every new movie.
The first look of Saraswatichandra will surely give you all goosebumps. With huge, elegant sets, spine chilling background music and the female lead running along the elegant hallways like Aishwarya from Devdas, the first look gives us a deja vu. Saraswatichandra is based on Govardhanram Madhavaram Tripathi’s popular Gujarati novel of the same name.
Set in a middle-class Gujarati family, the show is about clash of different ideologies. Gautam Rode plays Saraswatichandra, while actress Jennifer Winget will be seen in the female lead role of Kumud. When all this is set, there is another character. What’s a TV series for stay at home mom’s without a nasty woman troubling the male and female leads. Well for that role Sanjay Leela Bhansali has bagged in Monica Bedi.
In the background we can hear Sanjay Leela Bhansali talking in a deep voice describing the tale of Saraswatichandra. He says, “Mukkamal mohabbat ki adhoori daastan, jald hogi puri Star Plus par.”. The show’s time alot is that of Iss Pyaar Ko Mai Kya Naam Doon, which was a huge hit. Lets see if Saraswatichandra can make it’s own special place in the viewers hearts.
Here’s the first look of Saraswaticchandra