After Fawad, Imran, Adnan, Mahira...now Beren & Engin will be Indian TV heartthrobs!
Mumbai, June 2016: Known for its â€˜Bemisaal Kahaniyaan’ and the best looking, talented actors on Indian television, the No 1 Premium Entertainment Channel Zindagi will soon present the blockbuster global hit,Fatmagul.
The award winning, critically acclaimed actress plays the role of a simple village girl and has received numerous accolades for her acting. One of the highest-paid actresses in Turkey and noted for her charitable efforts, Beren makes a charming pair with the dashing and handsome Engin Akyurek, who plays the part of Kerim, Engin will certainly set few hearts racing. Engin has also won numerous awards for his television series and films, however the role of Kerim in Fatmagul is to date one of the most appreciated roles in his career.
Mr. Sunil Buch, Chief Business Officer, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL), said, “Fatmagul is a testament of Zindagi’s commitment to bring our viewers good storytelling from across the world. Our first Turkish show Feriha was a runaway success and resonated well with the audience. We hope that the story of Fatmagul will also strike an emotional chord with the audience through its simplistic and beautifully written storyline.”
The show will give a glimpse of the life of a simple, beautiful and kind-hearted girl Fatmagul, who lives a humble life with her brother and they run a dairy shop. An unfortunate incident occurs in Fatmagul’s life which shatters her dreams and her life take an unexpected turn. It showcasesFatmagul’s inspiring journey while struggling to find an identity for herself with no emotional support from her family.
Witness the heart-warming story of Fatmagul that will shatter the qualms of society on Zindagi premiering 30 June 2016 at 8:50 PM
Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), one of India’s leading television media and entertainment companies, launched Zindagi on 23 June 2014. It is a Premium Hindi Entertainment channel that entertains audiences with superlative content. ZEE is amongst the largest producers and aggregators of Hindi programming in the world, with an extensive library housing over 210,000 hours of television content. With rights to more than 3,500 movie titles from foremost studios and of iconic film stars, ZEE houses the world’s largest Hindi film library. Through its strong presence worldwide, ZEE entertains over 959 million viewers across 169 countries.
Zindagi, the No 1 Premium Entertainment Channel, is a reflection of ZEEL’s corporate philosophy of â€˜Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ i.e., "The World Is My Family'. The channel was launched with a promise of good storytelling from across the world to Indian television. Beginning with poignant and memorable stories from Pakistan, the channel also introduced Feriha, a show from Turkey and produced its first Indian original reality series, Shukriya. Reinforcing its commitment to its viewers in its second year of programming, Zindagi launched its original fiction programming line-up with two shows — Bhaage Re Mann and Aadhe Adhoore - that embodied the spirit of the modern Indian woman.
Fulfilling its brand promise of Bemisaal Kahaniyaan, the channel presents stories that charms its viewers with their realistic appeal, superlative character portrayals, captivating performances and their ability to satiate the sensibilities of the modern viewer. Zindagi aims to showcase Real, Friendly, Vibrant and Premium stories and engages and interacts with its audience through diverse shows written by award-winning novelists and literary stalwarts. Zindagi is available 24 hours on both Analog and Digital (DTH and digital cable) platforms in India.