Indian Tv shows based On Single Parents – Zee TV, Star Plus, Colors Tv, Sony Tv
On Single Parents’ Day, Ahmedabad Times finds out how some reel single parents have struck a chord with their target audience
Ram Kapoor – Dil Ki baatein Dil Hi Jaane
After portraying a phenomenal father-daughter relationship in his last screen outing Bade Achche Laggte Hain (Ram and Pihu), Ram Kapoor is all set to play a single parent in his new show. After losing his wife Anandita (Gurdeep Kohli) in a terminal disease, Ram is left to look after his two children on his own and be their anchor as they go through the agonizing time of coping with loss. The promos of the show’s already left a tearjerking effect on audiences…
Toral Rasputra – Balika Vadhu
As a dramatic twist in the storyline, Shiv’s (Siddharth Shukla) character meets with a sudden death after he is being attacked by terrorists. Anandi (Toral), the single mother is left to tackle all troubles on her own as she manages the lives of her twins -Shivam and Nandini with more dramatic twists of kidnapping, another child marriage and much more.
Gautami Kapoor – Tere Sheher Mein
Gautami Kapoor makes her comeback in Rajan Shahi’s new show after her last telly outing, Khelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi, was pulled off air. As the wife of a biz tycoon who commits suicide after he’s declared bankrupt, Gautami is Sneha Mathur, a strong mom of three daughters who are forced to leave their lavish Paris lifestyle and move to Varanasi and pick up the pieces of their lives.
Parineeta Borthakur – Swaragini: Jodien Rishton Ke Sur
After being abandoned by her boyfriend, Sharmishtha raises her daughter Swara (Helly Shah) singlehandedly . Parineeta as Sharmishtha plays the perfect role of a strong, independent mom fighting all odds on her own even as she continues to ignore the vicious barbs that her exboyfriend’s family directs at her from time to time.
Sandhya Mridul – Private Investigator
Making a comeback on small screen after a decade is actress Sandhya Mridul, who plays a single mother to her detective son Raffe (Mrinal Dutt). The 39-year old actress has no qualms about playing a mother and has also said that she would be ready to play even a grandmother if the role excites her as an actress.
Achint Kaur – Jamai Raja
Playing the rich, manipulative mother to Roshni (Nia Sharma), Achint Kaur as the stylish and arrogant Durga Devi portrayed a perfect monster-in-law to Sid (Ravi Dubey). Teaming up with Roshni’s childhood friend Yash (Mohit Malhotra), she has left no stone unturned to see that her daughter leaves the man she has married.
Pallavi Kulkarni and Ronit Roy – Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar
Estranged couple Ragini and Neil live their separate lives full of hatred for each other. While Ragini lives with her son and daughter, Neil lives with two sons and a daughter in the USA.But fate has other plans in store as circumstances bring the two face to face again and again amid dramatic situations with some mushy touches.
Neha Marda – Doli Armaanon Ki
The show revolves round the inspiring story of a young woman, Urmi (Neha Marda) who takes her abusive husband Samrat (Mohit Malik) to court for his violent behaviour and eventually carves an identity as an independent working woman and goes on to win the custody of her son.