The show, titled Bhalla Calling Bhalla, is a comedy drama about a dysfunctional family whose members are stuck in different parts of the country during the lockdown.
ZEE5 to bring a new show based on the premise of lockdown
Mumbai - 13 May 2020 1:20 IST
A few days ago, there was an announcement about a Marathi television show on the premise of lockdown. The show. titled Aathshe Khidkya Naushe Dara, will be aired on Sony Marathi.
Now it seems we have another show based on the lockdown. The OTT platform ZEE5 has announced a new comedy show titled Bhalla Calling Bhalla, which will soon be premiered on the streaming service. The show tells the story of the Bhallas, an upper-middle-class Punjabi family from Gurugram (Gurgaon) near Delhi.
Though from the outside the Bhallas look like any other normal family, they are not. Every member of this dysfunctional family is stuck in different parts of the country and Mrs Bhalla schedules a video call every day with all the members. All the drama takes place during these video conferences.
It's a 12-episode show with each episode being seven to eight minutes in duration. Every episode will deal with a new conflict. The show features Lubna Salim, Rajesh Kumar, Leenesh Matoo, Gracy Goswami and Gaurav Gera. All the artistes have shot for the show from the safety of their homes.