This Article is From Feb 11, 2011

Dolly Bindra returns to TV as Kabootari Mai

Dolly Bindra returns to TV as Kabootari Mai

Highlights

  • Television actress Dolly Bindra, who shot to fame with the reality show Bigg Boss, will be now seen in her signature brash style in a daily soap, where she essays the role of woman who runs a funeral business.
  • Dolly will essay the role of ‘Kabootari Mai' in Imagine's fiction show titled Armanon Ka Balidaan.
  • "The character that I play is extremely loud, dominating and brash, who cannot take any non-sense from anyone. It is a very powerful role. 'Kabootari Mai' runs a family business of funeral services," Dolly told PTI.
  • "It is a very unique character and her traits, mannerisms and dialogues are likely to create a huge impact on viewers. I could easily relate to the character, it is just how I am in real life," she said.
  • The 38-year-old actress will make her entry in the show on February 15. Armanon Ka Balidaan is a love story with the anti-reservation issue as its backdrop.
  • About the show, the Punjabi actress said, "Sumedha and Akash's love story gets an unexpected jolt and she will find herself married to Radhe, a simple man who belongs to a family of Brahmins. Sumedha will be in shock when she meets her mother-in-law (Kabootari Mai)."
  • After Bigg Boss 4, Dolly, who gave viewers a heavy dose of entertainment, has become a sought after name in showbiz.
  • "Dolly has been in the news and viewers at large are very interested in what she will do next. Kabootari Mai is an extremely strong character and we were looking for someone who would create an impact with this character right from day one," Imagine, Head of Programming Fiction, Saurabh Tewari said.
Mumbai: Television actress Dolly Bindra, who shot to fame with the reality show Bigg Boss, will be now seen in her signature brash style in a daily soap, where she essays the role of woman who runs a funeral business.

Dolly will essay the role of 'Kabootari Mai' in Imagine's fiction show titled Armanon Ka Balidaan.

"The character that I play is extremely loud, dominating and brash, who cannot take any non-sense from anyone. It is a very powerful role. 'Kabootari Mai' runs a family business of funeral services," Dolly told PTI.

"It is a very unique character and her traits, mannerisms and dialogues are likely to create a huge impact on viewers. I could easily relate to the character, it is just how I am in real life," she said.

The 38-year-old actress will make her entry in the show on February 15. Armanon Ka Balidaan is a love story with the anti-reservation issue as its backdrop.

About the show, the Punjabi actress said, "Sumedha and Akash's love story gets an unexpected jolt and she will find herself married to Radhe, a simple man who belongs to a family of Brahmins. Sumedha will be in shock when she meets her mother-in-law (Kabootari Mai)."

After Bigg Boss 4, Dolly, who gave viewers a heavy dose of entertainment, has become a sought after name in showbiz.

"Dolly has been in the news and viewers at large are very interested in what she will do next. Kabootari Mai is an extremely strong character and we were looking for someone who would create an impact with this character right from dayone," Imagine, Head of Programming Fiction, Saurabh Tewarisaid.