Parichay (TV series)
Parichay (English: Introduction) (also known as Parichay — Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka) is an Indian soap opera that aired on Colors TV from 9 August 2011 to 15 March 2013. The show is produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor under their banner Balaji Telefilms.
|Also known as||Parichay — Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka|
|Created by||Balaji Telefilms|
|Directed by||Mujammil Desai|
|Theme music composer||Lalit Sen|
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||415|
|Production location(s)||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|Cinematography||Suhas Shirodkar & Rajan Singh|
|Running time||20 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Balaji Telefilms|
|Original network||Colors TV|
|Original release||9 August 2011 –|
15 March 2013
The story revolves around a fallen hero, Kunal Chopra, who has lost his enthusiasm because of his failure, and is leading a lackadaisical life before he found true love in his wife Siddhi Chopra after which he started living following his dreams got their directions.
- Apurva Jyotir as Anand Chopra: Siddhi and Kunal's twin son
- Anmol Jyotir as Anand Chopra, Siddhi and Kunal's twin son
- Ayaz Khan as Gaurav Chopra, Kunal's younger brother, Seema's husband, Anokhi and Ishani's father
- Aarti Singh as Seema Gaurav Chopra née Garewal, Vikram's elder sister, Gaurav's wife, Anokhi and Ishani's mother
- Prerna Wanvari as Raveena Vikram Garewal née Chopra, Kunal's younger sister, Vikram's wife
- Tapeshwari Sharma as Anokhi Chopra, Seema and Gaurav's elder daughter
- Megha Israni as Young Anokhi Chopra
- Richa Srivastava as Ishani Chopra, Seema and Gaurav's younger daughter
- Saurabh Raj Jain as Anand Chopra, Kunal's second younger brother, Siddhi's ex-fiancé/lover (deceased)
- Vivek Mishra as Raj Chopra: Veena's husband, Kunal, Gaurav, Anand and Raveena's father
- Alka Amin as Veena Chopra, Raj's wife, Kunal, Gaurav, Anand and Raveena's mother
- Deepak Sandhu as Vikram Garewal: Seema's younger brother, Raveena's husband
- Amit Singh Thakur as Sudhanshu Garewal: Seema and Vikram's father
- Madhurima Tuli / Mona Vasu / Sonia Singh as Richa Thakral: Kunal's ex-girlfriend/fiancée
- Abhay Bhargava as Advocate D.K. Thakral: Kunal's employer, Richa and Rohit's father
- Karam Rajpal as Rohit Thakral: Richa's younger brother, Raveena's former lover
- Aruna Irani as Sulekha Diwan
- Mahip Marwaha as Lalit Dhawan
- Mahesh Shetty as Abhay Diwan
- Khushboo Shroff as Shilpa Malik: Siddhi's younger sister
- Mukesh Solanki as Kapil Malik: Siddhi's elder brother
- Nitin Sahrawat as Super Star Aman Kumar
- Gautam Rode as Vineet Saxena: Richa's ex-fiancé
- Golden Petal Awards 2011 - Favourite Jodi - Samir Soni and Keerti Nagpure
- Golden Petal Awards 2011 - Favourite Naya Sadasya - Samir Soni
- Golden Petal Awards 2012- Most LokPriya Family
- Golden Petal Awards 2012- Most Jaanbaaz Personality - Samir Soni
- 11th Indian Telly Awards - Best Actor in a Lead Role - Samir Soni
- 5th Boroplus Gold Awards - Best Actor (Critics) - Samir Soni
- 12th Indian Television Academy Awards - Best Actor (Popular) - Samir Soni
- "Parichay episodes". Parichay. 15 March 2013. Retrieved 16 July 2014.
- Colors launches new fiction show Parichay produced by Balaji Telefilms
- Ekta Kapoor launches Parichay on Colors
- Sameer Soni is passionate about Balaji's Parichay
- REVIEW: Parichay - Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka
- Ekta Kapoor's TV serial 'Parichay' takes a 9 year leap
- Ekta Kapoor finds identical twins for her TV Show 'Parichay'
- "Samir Soni wins Best Actor (Popular) at 11th Indian Telly Awards for Parichay".
- "Samir Soni wins Best Actor (Critics) at Gold Awards,2012 for Parichay".
- "Samir Soni wins Best Actor at ITA 2012 for Parichay". Archived from the original on 21 October 2013.