7 June 2023,Mumbai: June 7th marks the 48th birthday of Ekta Kapoor, an illustrious personality who has left an indelible mark on the landscape of Indian television. Renowned for her remarkable storytelling capabilities, Kapoor has captured the hearts of audiences nationwide with her unique talent and innovative imagination. Her shows have kept viewers captivated for years, redefining the Indian television industry. On this special occasion, let’s take a closer look at some of her iconic TV shows that have earned her a special place in the hearts of viewers.
One cannot overlook the everlasting appeal of the beloved drama series, Kumkum Bhagya. Revolving around the lives of Pragya and Abhi, the show depicts their love story amidst numerous challenges and obstacles. With its gripping plot and unexpected twists, Kumkum Bhagya has become one of the most-watched shows, leaving fans enamoured.
Bade Achhe Lagte Hain:
The scintillating chemistry between Ram Kapoor and Sakshi Tanwar in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain beautifully portrays the complexities of love and relationships. This show won hearts nationwide, thanks to its mature portrayal of deep human connections. The unique storytelling approach and the lead actors’ performances further added to its popularity.
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi:
A true gem among Ekta Kapoor’s creations, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi holds a special place in the hearts of Indian families. The journey of the Virani family, led by the iconic character Tulsi (played by Smriti Irani), resonated deeply with audiences. With its fantastic cast and unexpected plot twists, the show became an all-time favourite.
For those seeking groundbreaking television, Naagin stands as a testament to Ekta Kapoor’s creativity. This supernatural drama took the television world by storm, seamlessly blending fantasy, drama, and romance. Set in the mysterious world of shape-shifting serpents, Naagin became a massive hit and garnered a devoted fan following.
Pavitra Rishta, a heart-touching creation by Ekta Kapoor, beautifully portrays the power of love and the significance of family values. The story revolves around Archana and Manav (played by Ankita Lokhande and the late Sushant Singh Rajput), two souls destined to be together. With its emotional depth and relatable characters, the show touched the hearts of millions.
As we celebrate Ekta Kapoor’s 48th birthday, it is impossible to overlook her immense contribution to Indian television. Her ability to weave captivating narratives, create memorable characters, and redefine storytelling has set a new benchmark for the industry. With her shows, she has not only entertained but also inspired generations of viewers. We eagerly anticipate the next chapter in her creative journey, hoping for many more masterpieces to come.
By: Tanya Chantola