KOLKATA: After the Hindi serial Nazar, audience of Bengali shows are also getting its supernatural thriller series called Nojor.
Star Jalsha’s latest offering Nojor is a mystical enigma which will showcase the ultimate battle of good versus evil.
Surinder Films, who have introduced popular mega serials like Kiranmala and Om NamahShivay, is producing the show.
“India is a land of folklores bathed in endless allegories founded across centuries. One such story deeply entrenched in our psyches is that of sorcerers, and their Evil Eye or Buri Nazar, one which destroys anything and anyone in its vicinity. Nojor unfolds the tale of a witch’s dark energies that are said to surround the Roy family since generations and how this affects their lives. When normal is not what it appears to be, the show will chart the events that unfold whilst under the spell of a supernatural entity,” read a statement.
The show marks the comeback of actress Sampurna Lahiri on the small screen. She will essay the role of Maya, a witch.
John Bhattacharya and Diya Mukherjee will also be seen in lead roles. They will essay the roles of Ayush and Ishani respectively.
Nispal Singh Rane, Producer of Nojor, said, “On 10 years of our association with Star Jalsha, we are really excited to be producing the biggest supernatural thriller show in Bengal…Nojor! It will have the top-notch production value along with marvellous VFX to suit the show to the T!”.
Sagnik Ghosh, EVP and Channel Head – Star Jalsha and Jalsha Movies added, “We are delving into the genre of supernatural fantasy with Nojor. We are very excited to take our viewers on this thrill ride which promises a nuanced Bengali television experience.”
Nojor is all set to hit the small screen on 18th March at 10.30 pm, Monday- Sunday on Star Jalsha.