“Log kya kahenge”…or what will people say, is the most used phrase in India as far as women are concerned. If a female fails to or doesn’t wish to adhere to the social norms and morals set by society, not a second more is wasted to label her as a characterless person. New Zee TV show Hamari Bahu Silk presents a slice-of-life take on the shallow standards prevalent in our surroundings. Will you ever find love if society shuns you? Find out through Paakhi’s journey in the new daily soap featuring Chahat Pandey and Zaan Khan in the lead role.
Hamari Bahu Silk is the story of Paakhi (Chahat), from a middle-class background, a second-year student who due to her family circumstances is hard pressed to find work. She becomes a dubbing artist for a B-grade films starring actress Natasha, who is rejected because of her hoarse voice. A simple girl who uses her voice to titillate the audiences, will she ever be considered a chaste woman and an ideal bahu? A
On the other hand, Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani hottie Zaan shall essay the role of Naksh, a photographer. While he is passionate about about photography, his family forces him to take up family business. Speaking about his role in the upcoming serial, Zaan told a leading news agency, “Hamari Bahu Silk is a very unique and intriguing story which will definitely leave the audience with some food for thought on a pertinent issue, without being all preachy or too serious. My character Naksh is a young and happy-go-lucky boy who finds his calling in photography. Due to his family pressure and objections, Naksh is always torn between photography and his family business. Moreover, I essay a typical Gujarati boy in the show and have been investing time in workshops to understand the style and dialect. I am very excited about this endeavor and hope that the audience enjoys seeing me in this avatar!”
Actress Reeva Chaudary will be seen as the actress Natasha for whom Paakhi lends her voice, in the show. Spilling the beans about her role, she was quoted an online news portal as saying, “I am extremely elated to make my debut with a show like Hamari Bahu Silk that has a very strong concept. My character Natasha is an actress and appreciated for her beauty, but rejected for her hoarse voice.”
Stay tuned for more details about Zee TV show Hamari Bahu Silk, set to go on air in June!
In the meantime, watch Divyenndu Sharma and Patralekhaa’s unique story Badnaam Gali unfold only on ZEE5.