Colors Bangla will recreate the magic of Prothom Protisruti – one of the most riveting tales penned by author Ashapoorna Debi through a period drama. Premiering on March 5,ProthomProtisrutiwill be aired from Monday to Sunday at 9:30 pm.
The first instalment of the trilogy, Prothom Protisruti invokes a deep notion on the slow yet gradual evolution of society in Bengal through the viewpoint of three generations of women. The protagonist Satyabati’s journey on the show will take the viewers through various stages of liberation and finding her true identity. During the post-independence era, society was facing drastic changes, and Satyabati faced insufferable struggles trying to survive while living by her principles.
Rahul Chakravarti, Business Head, Colors Bangla and Colors Odia, said, “Bengali literature has played a pivotal role in bringing about a revolution in mindset of the society. Revitalising these glorious pieces of art through the medium of television, we aim to satiate the demand of the viewers for meaningful content. The story of Saytabati in Prothom Protisruti encapsulates a rousing and spirited journey of a woman striving to make her place in post-independence India. The eloquent ensemble cast complimenting the riveting story will make the show a must-watch for all television viewers.”
Produced by Daag Creative Media, Prothom Protisruti will see the lead role of Satyabati portrayed by Sushmili Acharjya, and supported by a stellar cast including Prerona Bhattacharya (Bhubaneshwari), Manasi Sinha (Elokeshi), Mallika Majumdar (Mokkhoda), Sujan Mukherjee (Ramkali), Falguni Chattopadhay (Kunjokali), Laboni Bhattacharya (Sankari) and Biplab Bandopadhyay (Nilambar).