Akbar-Birbal on small screen

BIG MAGIC announces the launch of India’s first Historical comedy HarMushkilKa Hal — Akbar Birbal

Premiering on 28th April, the show features actors KikuSharda, Delnaz Irani, Vishal Kotian and Kishwar Merchant in the lead roles

Lucknow: BIG MAGIC, India’s first light entertainment channel featuring the best mix of shows ranging from fun relationship dramas, rom-coms, hilarious comedy sitcoms and comedy movies now brings India’s first Historical Comedy — HarMushkilka Hal - Akbar Birbalto the small screen. Featuring some of the best in comedy and television entertainment, the show will have KikuSharda, Delnaz Irani, Vishal Kotial and Kishwar Merchant, offering a laugh riot! Premiering on April 28th, the show will entertain audiences at 9:00pm each weeknight.

Says actor KikuSharda, “We have all grown up with the stories of Akbar-Birbal. This will be my take on the character that I have loved since childhood. While the morals remain the same, we will be presenting the stories in a light-hearted and fun manner. I am hoping that the audience will enjoy the series as much as they have enjoyed listening and reading the stories of the epic duo.”

Akbar Birbal stories have had a timeless appeal across generations. A mix of smart wit and learning’s these stories have been an integral part of every kid’s life in India. The appeal for these stories still remains very strong as they are very relevant in today’s times. BIG MAGIC presents these tales in a fresh, comedy avatar, which promises to leave audiences in splits. Produced by Meenakshi Sagar, the very first historical comedy of India presents the most iconic characters in a comedy adaptation never seen before on Indian Television. Popular actor KikuSharda will be seen essaying the role of Emperor Akbar while Delnaz Irani will be playing the part of his wife Jodha. Vishal Kotial has been roped in as Birbal while Kishwar Merchant will be essaying the role of a courtesan madly in love with Birbal. Known for their excellent comic timing and fan base, the viewers can expect not only a visual but a comic treat as well.

Says VishalKotian, who will be essaying the character of the most trusted and intelligent ministerBirbal, “Comedy has always been my forte and I’m glad to be back in this genre with BIG MAGIC’s Akbhar-Birbal. From what I’ve read of the script; the show promises to be wittier, more light-hearted and in line with the channel’s notion of only smiles. Having grown-up with these tales, I’m looking forward to the challenge of adding another dimension to the much-loved character of Birbal.”

Catch your favorite timeless classic in the new comedy avatar with HarMushkilka Hal - Akbar Birbal, starting 28th April every night at 9pm

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