Zindagi is all set to introduce the first super hit drama from Brazil. Premiering on April 10, 2017 at 10 pm, the show, called ‘Total Dreamer’, will be replacing the popular Turkish show, ‘Kuzey Guney’ whose final episode will air on April 8, 2017 at 10 pm.
‘Total Dreamer’ is loosely based on George Bernard Shaw’s popular play, Pygmalion and is the story of a young girl named Eliza and her journey from being a simple flower girl to becoming a successful model.The show stars Marina Ruy Barbosa in the lead along with an ensemble cast featuring Juliana Paes, Felipe Simas, Fabio Assunção amongst others. With over 30 million viewers in Brazil and Portugal, ‘Total Dreamer’ was a massive hit with the audience and a truly differentiated television show. The show has been shot partially in Australia and Uruguay and it features breath-taking visuals of the regions.
‘Total Dreamer’ is the story of Eliza (Marina Ruy Barbosa), a beautiful young girl who lives a simple life. Her ultimate dream is to provide a better life for her family. She lives with her mother, siblings and her step-father. With the aid of her mother, Gilda, Eliza escapes from home after being harassed by her step-father, to try her luck in the big city. Her life takes a dramatic change when she meets Arthur (Fabio Assunção), the owner of Excalibur – a modeling agency, who promises to make her a successful model.
As destiny offers Eliza the world on a silver platter, will she honour her simple dreams or will she get carried away with the glitz and glam of the fashion world?