1. A millennial rom-com
ZEE5 Original Never Kiss Your Best Friend is all about going crazy for each other, going crazy for other but, ’Never Kiss Your Best Friend.’ A 10-episode series, the digital drama is a story of two best friends, reconnecting after a long period of separation and the existence of a curious history between them, grappling with their complicated feelings for each other. The web series celebrates friendship while also capturing the romantic mood.
Watch the teaser of Never Kiss Your Best Friend here:
2. Nakuul Mehta
Nakuul Mehta, one of the most sought-after Hindi television actors, is set to make his digital debut with Never Kiss Your Best Friend. He plays the male lead Sumer Singh Dhillon in the series.
”Never Kiss Your Best Friend is a story every millennial will relate to. We all have best friends and that strong connection with them. I am very excited to be a part of a story that will connect to each one of us. Viewers will see romance, comedy, emotions and the story of two timelines will definitely touch each one’s heart”, shares Nakuul.
3. Anya Singh
Anya Singh made her film debut with Lex Talionis (2016). However, her debut as a lead only came with Habib Faisal’s musical drama film Qaidi Band in 2017, alongside Aadar Jain. The starlet who has shared screen space with various Bollywood bigwigs in advertisements will soon play the female lead opposite Nakuul.
4. Based on Sumrit Shahi's best-seller
Never Kiss Your Best Friend is the web adaptation of Sumrit Shahi’s best-selling novel of the same name. The story plays across two timelines; their youth when their friendship was the highlight of both their lives and their adulthood when they meet after years of separation.
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