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Arjun (TV series)

Arjun[1] is an Indian action crime fiction TV series which aired on Star Plus from 11 August 2012 through 23 February 2014 on Saturday and Sunday evenings. It is the fifth television series of 4 Lions Films.

Har Yug Mein Aayega Ek - Arjun
Arjun TV series logo.jpg
Logo of Arjun
GenreAction
Crime fiction
Police procedural
Drama
Thriller
Written byGul Khan
Directed byGorky Max
Creative director(s)Nimisha Pandey
StarringSee below
Country of originIndia
Original language(s)Hindi
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes145
Production
Producer(s)4Lions Films
Production location(s)Mumbai
Delhi
Jaipur
Goa
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time45 minutes
Production company(s)AR Films
Release
Original networkSTAR Plus
Picture format720i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original release11 August 2012 – 23 February 2014
External links
Official website

Contents

OverviewEdit

Season 1

This series is about a rebellious cop, Arjun Rawte. He is transferred to the Emergency Task Force (ETF), which solves cases linked to high-profile individuals. The crime fiction revolves around the dark past that haunts Arjun - the brutal killing of his wife Roshni, as well the personal lives and equations of Arjun, Sameer, Aisha, Chhotu, Shree as well as Riya who was an integral part of ETF before sacrificing her life for the country. The show deals with crimes such as human trafficking, organ trade, kidnapping, murder, and honor killing. In the 7 December 2013 episode, the entire ETF team, except Arjun, is killed in a bomb explosion.

Season 2

Karan (Rohit Purohit) is an ally of Arjun. A techno savvy Anjali (Shruti Bisht) and a stage artist Simran (Sheena Bajaj) join the cast.

CastEdit

Season 1
  • Shaleen Malhotra as A.C.P. Arjun Suryakant Rawte[2]
  • Behzaad Khan as A.C.P. Sameer Singh Rathore (ETF Chief)
  • Sana Makbul as Riya Mukherjee (statistical analyst) [3]
  • Sheetal Shah as Aisha Kapoor/ Nadia[4]
  • Ketan Karande as Chandrakant "Chhotu" Patil[5]
  • Siddharth Sen as Shreekant "Shree" Sen (Tech Expert)
  • Ritu Chauhan as Lisa D'Cruz (Forensic Expert)
  • Mrunal Thakur as Sakshi Anand (Crime Journalist)[6]
  • Samiksha Singh as Roshni Rawte (Arjun’s wife; deceased])
Season 2
Cameos
  • Saanvi Talwar as Priyanka Barar (Episode 130)
  • Ashwin Kaushal as Karsan Bhai Patel/ Mr. Mehta (Episode 136)
  • Puneet Tejwani as Makrand (Episode 136)
  • Nandini Singh as Priyal (Episode 142)

Critical receptionEdit

DNA India said that it has good action scenes, but Malhotra was "a little stiff".[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "'A new superhero in town!'". DNA. 19 August 2012. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
  2. ^ "Fitness does not mean having eight packs: Shaleen Malhotra - Times of India". Retrieved 12 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Sana Makbul to debut in Tollywood - Times of India". Retrieved 12 June 2017.
  4. ^ "10 things you should know about Shital Shah - Times of India". Retrieved 12 June 2017.
  5. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Arjun fame Ketan Karande enters Colors' Thapki". Retrieved 12 June 2017.
  6. ^ "Mrunal Thakur: new lead of Arjun - Times of India". Retrieved 12 June 2017.
  7. ^ "'Arjun — Har Gunah Ke Chakravyuh Ko Todne Aa Raha Hai'". DNA. 31 August 2012. Retrieved 9 November 2014.

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