Mumbai: Shemaroo TV, the family entertainment channel known for its diverse storytelling, especially in the mythological genre, is set to release its second original mythological show, 'Karmadhikari Shanidev,' on 11 December 2023. The new series aims to captivate viewers by exploring how Shanidev serves as the dispenser of justice, intricately maintaining a balance between the realms of Devta and Asur. Unravelling the lesser-known aspects of the often-misunderstood God of Indian mythology, Shanidev, the series promises to shed light on his multifaceted character and offers a nuanced exploration of his divine significance in Hindu Puranas.
Produced under the banner of Triangle Film Company, ‘Karmadhikari Shanidev’ promises to unravel untold stories from Shanidev’s life, delving into various narrative threads from revered epics such as Ramayan, different avatars of Lord Vishnu, Samundra Mathan, Piplaad Katha, Dashrath & Raja Harishchandra Katha, among others. The stellar cast includes Vineet Kumar Chaudhry as Shanidev, Sandeep Mohan as Surya Dev (Shanidev's father), Suhasi Dhami portraying the roles of Sangya and Chaya (Shanidev's mother), Aparna Dixit as Damini (wife of Shanidev), Danish Akhtar as Hanuman, and Deblina Chatterjee as Goddess Laxmi, promising impeccable portrayals.
On the launch of the show, Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd COO of broadcast business Sandeep Gupta stated, "As we embark on this new chapter with the launch of 'Karmadhikari Shanidev,' we are excited to unfold the diverse narratives woven into the rich tapestry of Indian mythology. The show aims to provide a fresh perspective on Shanidev, shifting from a feared deity to the god of karma, justice, and retribution. We are hopeful that the engaging storyline of 'Karmadhikari Shanidev’ will surely make a lasting impact.”
Speaking about the show, Triangle Film Company producer Nikhil Sinha said, "Triangle Film Company is renowned for bringing the stories from our revered scriptures to life. Our previous shows such as ‘Mahadev,' and 'Siya Ke Ram,' among others have been highly appreciated for their accuracy and portrayal, with the talented actors in the industry depicting the characters to perfection. With 'Karmadhikari Shanidev,' we hold similar expectations. I am confident that Vineet, Suhasi, Aparna, and others will do an amazing job. I believe with Shemaroo TV's reach in the Heartland of India 'Karmadhikari Shanidev' will become a household name in no time."
As Shemaroo TV continues to carve a niche with its diverse and compelling content, ‘Karmadhikari Shanidev’ stands as a testament to the channel's commitment to delivering premium quality programming. With this new show, the channel aims to dispel common myths associated with Shanidev, encouraging the audience to embrace the positive aspects of his character and principles. It explores the profound impact of karma and justice in everyday life.