Chandrakanta ki kahani ye maana hai puran...these magical mega composition fantasy costume drama 'Chandrakanta' had created history. The biggest grosser for Doordarshan, Sunil Agnihotri directed Chandrakanta had carved another level of success for this genre of storytelling on television. From children to adults, 9 AM Sunday was reserved for this adventure and an overload of magical twists & turns. And now the slot will be reserved for Sahara One.
Now once again Sunil Agnihotri, in his fantasy drama 'Kahani Chandrakanta Ki,' is bringing back to life those super successful characters of princess Chandrakanta, Kroor Singh, Pundit Jagannath, Badrinath etc under the banner of Sunil Agnihotri Production.
In this series too Chandrakanta is played by Shikha Swarop. Vindoo Dara Singh is playing the character of Abhimanyu while Pundit Jagannath is portrayed by Rajendra Gupta. Puneet Issar will be seen in the character of Shiv Dutt, Mamik as Badrinath, Krutika Desai will be Naintara, Rupa Ganguly as Roopmati, Raja Chaudhari will be seen as Tej Singh, Nishigangha Wad plays Kalavati, Santosh Shukla as Virendra Singh, Sonia Rakkar as Padmini, Vinod Kapoor as Chandi and Shailendra Singh plays Kroor Singh. Many more artistes will join this biggest fantasy of 2011.
Sunil Agnihotri says, "Chandrakanta, in itself, is a huge product. No other serial could match its popularity or success. In any case costume Dramas- whether Historical, Mythological or Fantasies- have always been close to my heart. Their canvas is creating an aura around a different time zone is so very interesting. After a long break, once again we are bringing the similar thrill, shape shifting aiyyars & magic of tilism back at a higher level with more and better special effects through my favourite subject."
Shooting of 'Kahani Chandrakanta Ki,' has begun at actual locations and it is scheduled for March 2011 telecast on Sahara One.
Audience get ready once again to experience the fantasy world of Chandrakanta!