We have news for the TV lover, the serial queen of TV industry Ekta Kapoor is all set to throw one more brand new show with the new concept rather than her choice of saas- bahu drama, this time she produces the new show ‘Chandragupta Maurya’ under the banner of Balaji Telefilms.
‘Chandragupta Maurya’ will be historical drama which telecast on Sony Entertainment Channel or Zee TV, it’s not decided yet. The serial is based on the life of Chandragupta Maurya, one of the major Indian Emperors of ancient India, who ruled over the Indian subcontinent in 300 BC. He would go on to become one of the greatest conquerors of India, with his empire extending from Assam in the east to Afghanistan and Baluchistan in the west.
Rajat Tokas to romance with Shweta Basu in Chandragupta Maurya
Rajat Tokas, the well known face of the television and a boy with the fantastic physic and a handsome face to play the title role of Chandragupta. Rajat, who known for his fantastic performance and attitude in the role of Akbar for Zee Tv’s Zodha Akbar. He was recently seen in a cameo in the supernatural show “Naagin,” played the role of anichhadhaari nevla (a shape-shifting mongoose), which was completely different from his previous role.
Shweta Basu has finalised to play Chandragupta’s wife, Nandini . Shweta rose to fame with Balaji Telefilms’ daily Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii. The actress made her comeback on television after 14 years with an episode of the horror series ‘Darr Sabko Lagta Hai’. The talented actress had bagged the National award for best child artiste for the Bollywood film “Makdee” (2002), and also played a key role in “Iqbal” (2005).
The fresh pair — Rajat and Shweta — will surely be interesting to watch, considering both are talented actors with a huge fan following.