Top 10 Ekta Kapoor Serials Which Are Popular Even In 2023
Here are the top ten serials produced by Ekta Kapoor.
1. Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2
This sequel to the popular soap opera "Bade Achhe Lagte Hain" continues the story of Priya Sharma and Ram Kapoor, now portrayed by Nakuul Mehta and Disha Parmar, respectively. The original series featured Sakshi Tanwar and Ram Kapoor and followed the journey of an unlikely couple who fall in love after an arranged marriage. "Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2" investigates fresh arcs in their romance.
2. Naagin 6
The most recent episode of the well-liked supernatural and fantasy drama series, "Naagin 6," created by Ekta Kapoor. The show has seen six successful seasons and is known for its gripping storyline involving shape-shifting serpents. In this season, the plot revolves around the 2020 pandemic and features Tejasswi Prakash in a prominent role, as the Queen of Serpents, tasked with saving millions of lives.
3. Bhaagya Lakshmi
"Bhaagya Lakshmi" narrates the story of a simple and sweet girl who enters into a marriage with a wealthy individual who doesn't believe in destiny. Her heartbreak ensues when she discovers that their union was orchestrated by their families as an act of betrayal. The show explores themes of love, fate, and family dynamics.
4. Yeh Hai Chahatein
"Yeh Hai Chahatein" revolves around the love story between Rudraksha Kurana, a popular rockstar, and Dr. Preesha Srinivisan, a gynecologist. Their bond strengthens as they care for their sibling's son together. Produced by Ekta Kapoor, the show has gained popularity for its compelling narrative and character development.
"Itihaas" was a historical drama series that aired in the late '90s. The show featured a talented ensemble cast and depicted various historical events and stories. It offered viewers a glimpse into India's rich history and cultural heritage.
6. Kumkum Bhagya
Produced by Ekta Kapoor under Balaji Telefilms, "Kumkum Bhagya" is currently one of the longest-running Indian television shows. The series follows the love story of Abhi (Shabir Ahluwalia) and Pragya (Sriti Jha), two individuals from contrasting backgrounds. Their on-screen chemistry and enduring love have made them beloved characters in the world of Indian television. "Kumkum Bhagya" consistently tops the TRP charts.
7. Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
"Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi" occupies a special place in the world of Indian television. The show, set in Gujarat, was one of the first Saas-Bahu dramas that garnered immense love from viewers. The title track, "Rishton Ke Bhi Roop Badalte Hain," became iconic. Characters like Tulsi, Mihir Virani, Gautam, and Karan Virani, portrayed by Smriti Irani, Ronit Roy, and others, remain etched in the hearts of the audience. Ekta Kapoor's affinity for the letter 'K' is evident as the show originally had the title "Amma," later renamed "Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi," and then "Kyunki" was added.
8. Pavitra Rishta
"Pavitra Rishta," produced by Ekta Kapoor, debuted in 2009 and aired on Zee TV. It was initially adapted from the Tamil serial "Thirumathi Selvam." The show introduced two iconic characters, Archana and Manav, played by Ankita Lokhande and Sushant Singh Rajput (later replaced by Hiten Tejwani). The chemistry between the lead pair resonated with the audience. After the untimely demise of Sushant Singh Rajput, the show was rebroadcasted and received high ratings. Due to its enduring popularity, a new season was produced, starring Ankita Lokhande and Shaheer Sheikh.
9. Kasautii Zindagii Kay
"Kasautii Zindagii Kay," telecasted on Star Plus, is one of the longest-running and iconic Indian television series. It gained a cult following with characters like Mr. Bajaj, Komolika, Prerna, and Anurag. In 2018, the show was rebooted with a new cast but couldn't replicate the fervor of the original version.
10. Kundali Bhagya
"Kundali Bhagya" is a spin-off of "Kumkum Bhagya" and has garnered a substantial viewership since its debut. The series revolves around the lives of Preeta and Karan, played by Shraddha Arya and Dheeraj Dhoopar, respectively. It has been praised for its well-developed characters and intriguing plotlines. Airing on Zee TV, it continues to capture the audience's attention with its twists and turns