Virgin Bhasskar

Virgin Bhasskar is an Indian comedy web series created by Akanksha Shukla and produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor under their banner Balaji Telefilms for their video-on-demand streaming platform ALT Balaji and ZEE5.[2] The series is directed by Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta Rao. The season 1 of the series premiered on 19 November 2019[3] on ZEE5[4] and season 2 premiered on 29 August 2020.[5][6]

Virgin Bhasskar
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GenreWeb series
Drama
Comedy
Created byEkta Kapoor
Developed byBalaji Telefilms
Written byAjaydeep Singh
Manish Kumar
Directed bySakshat Dalvi
Sangieta Rao
Creative directorBaljit Singh Chaddha
StarringAnant Joshi
Rutpanna Aishwarya
Theme music composerHarshwardhan Dixit
Country of originIndia India
Original languageHindi
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes23 (list of episodes)
Production
ProducersEkta Kapoor
Shobha Kapoor
Production locationsMumbai, Maharashtra, India
CinematographyAnubhav Bansal
EditorsVikas Sharma
Vishal Sharma
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time18-25 minutes
Production companyBalaji Telefilms
DistributorALT Digital Media Entertainment Ltd.
ZEE5
Release
Original networkALT Balaji
ZEE5
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatDolby Digital
Original release19 November 2019 (2019-11-19) (season 1)[1]
29 August 2020 (2020-08-29) (season 2)
External links
Website
Production website

The series stars Anant Joshi, Rutpanna Aishwarya, and Dherendra Kumar Tiwari as protagonists and revolves around the life of an erotic novelist who desperately wants to lose his virginity.[1]

SynopsisEdit

The series revolves around Bhaskar Tripathi who is an erotic novelist but the irony of his life is that he is still a virgin. The series explores his life when he falls in love with Vidhi Pandey, daughter of a police officer whom he loves her and wants to lose his virginity only to her.[7]

CastEdit

  • Anant Joshi as Bhaskar Tripathi[8]
  • Rutpanna Aishwarya as Vidhi Pandey
  • Dherendra Kumar Tiwari as Mishra Ji
  • Himanshu Arora as Rohan
  • Sukhwinder Chahal[9]

EpisodesEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally released
111November 19, 2019 (2019-11-19)
212August 29, 2020 (2020-08-29)

Season 1Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
11"Un-used Jawaani"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
22"The first meeting"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
33"Banarasi Pyaar Ya Sambhog"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
44"Saam Daam Dand Bhed"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
55"Coaching Wali GF"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
66"Shaadi Mein Samasyaa"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
77"Baaton Ka Tota"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
88"Pyaar Ka Saregama"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
99"Sabse Bada Rog, Bhaiya Nahi Ho Raha Sambhog"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
1010"Chaudah Upanyaas Ka Sahitya"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)
1111"Pyaar Ki Vidhi"Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar19 November 2019 (2019-11-19)

Season 2Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
121"Woh Aa Gayi Hai!"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
132"The Bad Boy Is Back"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
143"Mishra Ki Mishri"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
154"Bad Boy-Bad Girl Ka Kohram"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
165"Mishra Ki 5 Shartein"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
176"Bhasskar aur Pakhi ka special din"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
187"Swabhaav Se Thoda Sharmila Hai"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
198"Panchayati Pyaar"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
209"Bhasskar Ki Bad Girl"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
2110"Hum Sex Kar Chuke Hain"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
2211"Sex Aur Pyaar Ek Cheez Hai?"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)
2312"Aatmanirbhar Virgin Bhasskar"Sakshat Dalvi and Sangieta RaoAjaydeep Singh and Manish Kumar29 August 2020 (2020-08-29)

ReceptionEdit

The show received mixed reviews on its opening,[10][11] while audience rated 6.8 stars on IMDb.[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Bohra, Rani (2 November 2019). "ZEE5 and ALTBalaji to premiere adult comedy Virgin Bhaskar on THIS date –read details". Box Office India. Retrieved 31 August 2020.
  2. ^ "Jiya Shankar roped in to star in ALTBalaji & ZEE5's Virgin Bhasskar 2 - EasternEye". Retrieved 21 August 2020.
  3. ^ "AltBalaji and ZEE5 unveil the trailer of 'Virgin Bhasskar'". Mumbai Live. Retrieved 14 December 2019.
  4. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Durgesh Kumar in ALTBalaji and ZEE5's Virgin Bhasskar". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 14 December 2019.
  5. ^ Service, Tribune News. "Virgin Bhasskar 2 goes on the floor". Tribuneindia News Service. Retrieved 21 August 2020.
  6. ^ "Ahead of the much-awaited second season of Virgin Bhasskar, ALTBalaji and ZEE5 take viewers back to the fun times of Season 1, with a recap comic strip!". Box Office India. 19 August 2020. Retrieved 21 August 2020.
  7. ^ "Virgin Bhasskar on ZEE5". ZEE5. Retrieved 27 May 2020.
  8. ^ World, Republic. "Virgin Bhasskar cast: Anant Joshi's co-stars in the upcoming web series". Republic World. Retrieved 14 December 2019.
  9. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Sukhwinder Chahal bags ALTBalaji and ZEE5'S Virgin Bhaskar". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 14 December 2019.
  10. ^ Nadadhur, Srivathsan (23 November 2019). "Virgin Bhasskar Review Zee5 - An Erotic Comedy That Loses Its Spunk Quickly". Binged. Retrieved 27 May 2020.
  11. ^ Shah, Naseem (22 November 2019). "'Virgin Bhasskar' Review: बनाने वालों को भगवान सद्बुद्धि दे". BookMyShow. Retrieved 27 May 2020.
  12. ^ Virgin Bhasskar, retrieved 27 May 2020

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