In the 90s, people had few means of entertainment. Doordarshan was the most special among them. At the same time there were neither so many private channels nor OTT. Due to this, the programs on Doordarshan used to easily become a part of people's homes. Along with this, these serials were eagerly awaited. In such a situation, today we tell you about those 10 serials of that golden world of Doordarshan.
'Alif Laila' was broadcast between 1993 and 1997. At the same time, the screenplay of 'Alif Laila' based on Arabian Nights was written by Ramanand Sagar. It was directed by his three sons Prem Sagar, Anand Sagar and Moti Sagar.
The detective show 'Byomkesh Bakshi' has been one of the famous TV serials. With this, the serial started airing in 1993. It was directed by Basu Chatterjee. Actors in the lead were Rajit Kapoor and KK Raina.
Before Shaktimaan, very few people knew about superheroes. But this program of Mukesh Khanna introduced the children to a world which they had never imagined. Along with this, they go round and round in the air, extracting power from hands, fighting the evils of the world, all of such a fantasy This was presented by Mukesh Khanna by making reality in front of the children. The success of this program revealed that the future of superheroes in India is bright. The broadcast of Shaktimaan started in the year 1997.
Just a few months after Shaktimaan, another new experiment was done on Captain Wyom as Doordarshan. Through this program, children along with science also learned about the alien. The show featured a super hero who is committed to protecting the entire Earth. Milind Soman, in the role of Captain Vyom, won the hearts of the people that he started being recognized from house to house.
In 1994- 96, Neerja Guleri brought the serial 'Chandrakanta'. Along with this, the serial had actors like Shikha Swaroop, Shahbaz Khan, Mukesh Khanna, Irrfan Khan and Pankaj Dhir. At the same time, 'Chandrakanta' serial was based on Babu Devkinandan Khatri's novel of the same name. The story of Naugarh and Vijaygarh was shown in the serial.
The 90s comedy serial Shriman Shrimati made people laugh a lot. It was first broadcast in 1994. The serial was directed by Rajan Wagadhar. At the same time, actors like Jatin Kanakia, Ajay Nagrath, Reema Lagoo, Rakesh Bedi and Archana Puran Singh were in the lead roles in this serial.
Potli Baba Ki
The serial 'Potli Baba Ki' was aired in 1991 under the direction of Gulzar. Also, the title track of the serial 'Aya Re Baba' was written by Gulzar. This song became very popular among children. In this children's serial, many stories like 'Ali Baba Chalis Chor' were shown.
Dekh Bhai Dekh
The iconic comic show Dekh Bhai Dekh featured beautiful bonding between three generations of the Dewan Family. This show used to show the ups and downs in life, the disputes in the relationship and the family problems. There were actors like Shekhar Suman and Sushma Seth in this serial. It started airing in 1993.
In the 90s the Swabhimaan serial made its audience in Ghar Ghar. Along with this, many big actors like Manoj Bajpayee and Ronit Roy acted in this serial. Serial got the benefit of being a big cast. It was directed by Mahesh Bhatt. Swabhimaan began airing in 1994.