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Ekta Kapoor took 2.5 years to Hunt the leading lady for her web series

Ganesh Jain

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Ekta Kapoor is big when it comes to producing TV shows, movies and now the web series. For her web series called It Happened in Calcutta, she was in search for the star cast since past two and a half years. Yes you heard it right, she was on the hunting spree since past two and a half years but it seems that she has got the leading lady for her web series. She is none other than the lady called Naghma Rizwan. While for the leading man, she had earlier decided to get the TV presenter and host – Karan Kundra.

Talking about the web series – It Happened in Calcutta would have a story that will be made at the backdrop of the sixties and seventies. In the web series, the leading lady’s role is called Kusum who aspires to be into a medical profession and hence she takes admission in a Medical College. However, she falls in love with a young and dashing man called Ronobir played by Karan Kundra. He is smart but also arrogant. So, what happens next would be interesting to explore in the coming weeks.

The web series would be released in the streaming app of Eka Kapoor called ALT Balaji. The series would be directed by Ken Ghosh and it will be produced under Ekta Kapoor’s banner called Balaji Entertainment. As per the makers, the series was on the table of Ekta Kapoor around 3 years before and then started working since 2.5 years and since then it took all these years to hunt the lady for the same. The makers have also released the teaser of the same, which you can catch on the Instagram handle of Ekta Kapoor.

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