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Swastika Mukherjee, Paoli Dam, Debchandrima feature in Hoichoi's new line of shows
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Swastika Mukherjee, Paoli Dam, Debchandrima feature in Hoichoi's new line of shows

| @indiablooms | 15 Apr 2024, 03:10 pm

Kolkata/IBNS: Popular Bengali actresses Swastika Mukherjee and Paoli Dam featured in the new line of web shows announced by Bengali streaming service Hoichoi on Monday.

The new slate comprises 14 shows introducing 9 productions that traverse various genres from both India and Bangladesh.

The collection includes 4 existing franchises and 1 innovative addition under 'Best of Bengal'.

Swastika's 'Bijoya', Paoli's 'Gutipoka', Debchandrima-Gaurav Chakrabarty starrer 'Parineeta' and Solanki Roy's 'Bokabaksho Te Bondi' were among the shows that will be premiered in the bracket of April-September 2024.

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Additionally, Kaushik Ganguly and Arjun Chakrabarty will appear in 'Abar Rajneeti'.

Among the sequels, Sandipta Sen will return with 'Noshtoneer 2' and Swastika Dutta will feature in 'Gobhir Joler Maach 2'.

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Full list of original shows

'Adv. Achinta Aich': Joydeep Mukherjee's show stars Ritwick Chakraborty, Surangana Bandyopadhyay and Saswata Chatterjee. The story revolves around Dutta family when they discover their youngest son murdered by their disturbed daughter-in-law Malini in their
own home, they are determined to ensure she gets a life sentence in a mental institution.

Despite other lawyers turning down the case due to its apparent simplicity, Adv. Achintya Aich steps up. Known mainly for notarizing documents throughout his career, he sees an opportunity to delve into a challenging legal battle.

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'Parineeta': Directed by Aditi Roy and starring Debchandrima Singha Roy and Gaurav Chakrabarty, it adds another captivating chapter to the playlist. This adaptation of literary tales in a modern setting is part of Hoichoi's 'Best of Bengal' series, which reimagines stories from the heart of Bengal, promising an engaging viewing experience.

'Bokabaksho Te Bondi': Under the direction of Debaloy Bhattacharya, 'Bokabaksho Te Bondi' presents an engaging plot line featuring Solanki Roy poised to captivate viewers with its distinctiveness. Opola, portrayed by Solanki Roy, is a late 20s actress yearning to break free from the confines of the spotlight.

However, her anticipated final day on set transforms into a harrowing ordeal as she unexpectedly confronts an identity crisis, struggling to discern where her scripted character ends and her authentic self begins.

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'Bijoya': Helmed by Sayantan Ghoshal and starring Swastika Mukherjee, Saheb Chatterjee, and Debdutta Raha, promises an indelible cinematic journey. Bijoya, portrayed by Swastika Mukherjee, is a resilient yet guileless woman from a small town in Bengal who sends her son, Nilanjan, played by Debdutta Raha, to Kolkata for his higher education.

However, Bijoya's peaceful existence is shattered one fateful morning when she receives devastating news of Nilanjan's alleged suicide attempt. As Nilanjan lies in a coma in a hospital bed, Bijoya embarks on a relentless quest for justice in the face of seemingly insurmountable challenges.

'Gutipoka': Directed by Sauvik Kundu and starring Paoli Dam and Sourav Chakraborty, 'Gutipoka' is set to captivate audiences with its compelling narrative. Paoli portrays a humble middle-class woman who faces severe oppression, assault, and humiliation at the hands of her husband. Witnessing a similar plight endured by one of her students, she embarks on a mission to rescue her from a sinister conspiracy, turning it into a battle for her own survival.

Sequel/Franchise Announcements

'Nikhoj 2': In Ayan Chakraborti's latest directorial venture featuring Swastika Mukherjee and Tota Roy Choudhury, this gripping tale promises to captivate audiences once again.

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Following the disappearance of DCP Brinda Basu's daughter after a party, suspicion falls upon her mentor, renowned journalist Romit Sen, sparking concerns of foul play.

Brinda finds herself entangled in a web of lies, betrayal, and deception as she strives to locate her daughter, dead or alive.

'Noshtoneer 2': Under the direction of Aditi Roy, hoichoi presents the second season of 'Noshtoneer' featuring Sandipta Sen, expanding upon the compelling narrative with added intrigue.

Sandipta Sen portrays Aparna, who grapples with the shocking revelation of her husband Rishav's implication in Me-Too accusations brought forth by one of his students. However, when Aparna learns she is carrying Rishav's child, will this new development influence her decision regarding a divorce?

'Abar Rajneeti': The revival of 'Abar Rajneeti' starring Sourav Chakraborty, Arjun Chakrabarty, Ditipriya Roy, Kaushik Ganguly, Koneenica Banerjee, and Aniruddha Gupta, guarantees an exhilarating new season.

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In this sequel to the first season, Rathin Banerjee's estranged brother, Pratim Banerjee, resurfaces in a cryptic guise. Meanwhile,
Rijpur is plunged into turmoil and disorder as the Panchayat Elections loom just ten days away.

'Gobhir Joler Maach 2': The eagerly awaited "Gobhir Joler Maach 2," crafted by Sahana Dutta and starring Swastika Dutta, Ushasi Ray, Ananya Sen, promises an engrossing viewing experience. The seemingly idyllic lives of four childhood companions become entangled in a clandestine game of seduction.

However, when the game takes a deadly turn, the very secret that could destroy them becomes their only lifeline. With the first tragic death within this circle of friends, the looming question arises: will there be another, and could the introduction of a new individual alter the group's dynamics?

Original shows presented from Bangladesh

'Rongila Kitab': Led by Anam Biswas and featuring Pori Moni, guarantees an engrossing tale for audiences. The series follows the journey of a small-town thug who decides to turn away from his criminal life upon learning about his impending fatherhood.

'Jimmi': Helmed by Ashfaque Nipun and featuring Jaya Ahsan, this production offers a compelling exploration of human desires and dilemmas. Amid personal struggles and marital discord, Runa's life is upended when she discovers a box filled with money in her office storeroom.

'Golam Mamun': Directed by Shihab Shaheen and starring Ziaul Faruq Apurba, this production promises a compelling tale of justice and redemption. This is also Hoichoi's first adaptation of the Golam Mamun character for a new series.

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Mamun, portrayed by Ziaul Faruq Apurba, finds himself arrested for the murder of his would-be assailant, with his
name also linked to the deaths of his friend and the friend's wife.

As a law enforcement officer, Mamun is now forced to defy the law and evade police capture to clear his name and prove his innocence!

'Mitthyabadi':  Under the direction of Vicky Zahed and featuring Mehazabien Chowdhury, this production delivers a captivating depiction of suspicion and intrigue. Alvira, a devoted wife and mother of a four-year-old, is thrown into turmoil when she discovers her husband's impotence.

As she grapples with this revelation, Alvira embarks on a journey to uncover the truth about her child's paternity and unravel the injustices perpetrated against her. Mehazabien Chowdhury makes her return to Hoichoi after 'Sabrina' with 'Mitthyabadi'.

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'Bohemian Ghora':  Under the direction of Amitabh Reza Chowdhury and featuring Mosharraf Karim, this production promises a charming blend of humour and chaos. Abbas, a truck driver known for his passionate affairs, finds himself in a predicament as his seven wives from seven different districts cause havoc in his life.

However, the situation takes a comedic turn when Abbas encounters trouble while attempting to embark on his eighth marriage.
Mosharraf Karim makes a triumphant return to hoichoi following the immense success of 'Mohanagar', 'Dour' and 'Mobaroknama' with 'Bohemian Ghora'.

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