Friday, July 9, 2010
Indian Weekender Bollywood Correspondent
Mumbai: Mahatma Gandhi said when a woman, whom we all call ‘abala’ (weak) becomes ‘sabala’ (strong), all those who are helpless will become powerful.
Going by this very reflection, Zee TV in its newest venture ‘Mera Naam karegi Roshan’ tries to sketch the life of a young woman and her crusade against injustice and inequality.
Change is difficult to deal with. Hence the psychological plight to go against the set patterns can at times can cause havoc in the lives of people and more so if it’s a woman.
What do you think of a man on his death-bed who asks his daughter to light his funeral pyre despite having two young sons? More importantly, what do you think of this daughter whose father chooses her over her two brothers to perform his final rites?
Reet is a woman who will defy all age old traditions and take a step which will have the entire society turn against her.
Will she fight all the odds and give her father a reason to smile from the heavens above?
Radio Mirchi RJ Sana Shaikh. Sana will play the protagonist Reet while the cast includes Vikram Gokhale, Yashpal Sharma and Lubna Salim.
Speaking of the new launch, Sukesh Motwani, Fiction Head- Zee TV said, “Mera Naam Karegi Roshan follows Reet on her journey of living out her father’s biggest dream even as she must deal with constant opposition from society.”
The show premiers on July 12.