Five television shows that found many takers in 2020


Written by Sana Farzeen
| Mumbai |

December 17, 2020 9:23:53 am

In 2020, television viewership bought a shot in the arm with most individuals staying indoors in the course of the lockdown

After many years, television viewership hit an all-time excessive as individuals thronged in entrance of their TV units in the course of the coronavirus-induced lockdown. While loads of outdated shows (learn Doordarshan shows) made a comeback, new and present shows additionally had many takers.

Here’s trying again at 5 television shows that found many takers this 12 months.


anupamaa Anupamaa airs on Star Plus. (Photo: PR)

When Star Plus introduced the remake of in style Bengali present Sreemoyee, many anticipated it to be one other saas-bahu saga. The comeback venture of Rupali Ganguly, nonetheless, stunned all, and slowly grew to become a favorite. While it was initially set to launch in March, the coronavirus-led pandemic made the makers postpone the launch. Once shoot resumed in Mumbai, Anupamaa lastly went on air on July 13. The present highlights how a girl, who has misplaced her id fending for her husband and household for years, lastly finds braveness to dwell for herself. While Ganguly performs the titular position, Sudhanshu Pandey performs her husband Vanraj, who appears down upon his spouse, and even has an affair behind her again. Apart from being an inspiring story for many ladies, the solid’s efficiency has additionally performed an essential position in the present’s success.

Mere Dad Ki Dulhan

mere dad ki dulhan Mere Dad Ki Dulhan aired on Sony TV. (Photo: Deeya Singh/Instagram)

If anybody tells you television writers don’t work arduous, present them one of many episodes of Mere Dad Ki Dulhan. Without any excessive drama, the serial depicted the lifetime of a widower Ambar (Varun Badola), whose life revolves round his daughter (Anjali Tatrari). While the younger woman has her personal aspirations, she is simply too connected to her dad to maneuver out. It’s after the arrival of their new tenant Guneet (Shweta Tiwari) that their lives see an entire change as Ambar falls in love together with her. With all types of illogical shows on air, viewers positively miss the presence of Mere Dad Ki Dulhann on television.

Barrister Babu

barrister babu Barrister Babu airs on Colors. (Photo: PR Handout)

Amid all of the love tales and every day soaps, this era drama that includes Aura Bhatnagar in the lead position of Bondita got here as a contented shock. Based in the pre-independence Bengal period, Barrister Babu tries to query blind beliefs that have been adopted for ages. What is most interesting is that these pertinent questions are raised by a younger baby moderately than some holier-than-thou bahu taking up the world in a devi avatar.

Kundali Bhagya

kundali bhagya Kundali Bhagya airs on Zee TV. (Photo: Zee TV/Instagram)

A critic’s favorite, Kundali Bhagya has been on prime of the TRP listing from the time it launched. This Shraddha Arya-Dheeraj Dhoopar serial has found many takers for the nok-jhok relationship between its leads. Also, the recognition of the lead actors on social media has managed to maintain the numbers for Kundali Bhagya.

Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

taarak mehta ka ooltah chashmah Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah airs on SAB TV. (Photo: PR Handout)

Everyone wants a cause to smile, and Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah has been delivering laughs for greater than 12 years. The sitcom based mostly in a housing society in Mumbai additionally highlights the significance of secularism with households of various cultures and religions staying collectively fortunately in one neighbourhood. The great thing about the serial can be that it by no means had a vamp or villain; it moderately takes up present points, and shows the best way to resolve it. Recently, the Covid-19 storyline was effectively acquired because it not simply imparted the message of taking precaution but additionally tried to eliminate the stigma connected to the illness.

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