ZEE5 has recently announced that they will be making an Indian remake of the popular drama TV series Black Widow. Black Widow is a Nordic series which itself is a remake of the 2014 Finnish show Mustat lesket.
Indian Black Widow is directed by Birsa Dasgupta. The series is produced by Namit Sharma and Big Synergy Media Ltd.
Based on the Finnish drama of the same name, the ‘Black Widows’ deal includes the rights for the two original 12-hour series (24 episodes). The Indian version will be the eighth international remake following versions in Ukraine, Estonia, Lithuania, the Middle East, Mexico, Scandinavia and the Czech Republic.
To make the show, ZEE5 had to make a deal with NENT Studios UK. The Indian version of Black Widow will be a 12-episode series on ZEE5. This adaptation of Black Widow is the eighth remake of the original Finnish show. Previously, the series was adapted in Ukraine, Estonia, Lithuania, the Middle East, Mexico, Scandinavia, and the Czech Republic.
Black Widows Zee5 Web Series Cast Real Name
Character – Actor, Actress Real Name
- Mona Singh
- Swastika Mukherjee
- Shamita Shetty
- Sharad Kelkar
- Raima Sen
- Parambrata Chattopadhyay
- Aamir Ali
- Sabyasachi Chakraborty
The Indian remake of Black Widow will star Mona Singh, Swastika Mukherjee, and Shamita Shetty in the lead roles. Recently, actor Sharad Kelkar took to social media to share the news of coming of Black Widows.
Actor Sharad Kelkar revealed that he is also involved in the making of the Indian version of Black Widow. The actor wrote that the show was not a superhero movie and he even jokingly apologised to Marvel fans (who are waiting for the Black Widow movie). Sharad Kelkar then told his fans to stay tuned for the Indian adaptation for the popular Finnish drama show Black Widow. He also revealed that the show will release soon on the ZEE5 premium platform.
It also features Raima Sen, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Aamir Ali, and Sabyasachi Chakraborty in prominent roles.
Shamita Shetty has joined the actress in the cast.
Mona has been brought on board to play an important role.
Black Widows Story, Plot
The show is a dark comedy that tells the story of three best friends who are married to abusive husbands. Disgruntled with their marriage, all three women decide to team up and find a way to kill their abusive husbands. However, their plan fails and one of the three men survives.
The three women then have to find a way to survive as one of the surviving husbands is planning to take his revenge. The whole ordeal also tests their friendship and loyalty to each other.
Black Widows Zee5 Release Date in India
An official release date for the Indian version of Black Widow has not yet been shared by ZEE5.