Indian Romantic TV Serials
Indian TV Serial makers have come up with some new Romantic stories that are popular among the new generation. These Indian Romantic TV serials are not just filled with drama but also have the romance, emotions, chemistry, and affection between two partners
10. Kumkum Bhagya
The story revolves around Pragya, who is a teacher and Abhi, who is a rock star. How two different types of people met each other and how they fell in love. It has been shown very beautifully in this story.
Release date: 15 April 2014
Created by: Ekta Kapoor
Written by: Anil Nagpal
Directed by: Sameer Kulkarni, Sharad Pandey, and Saurabh Archana Kashyap
Production company(s): Balaji Telefilms
Starring: Sriti Jha as Pragya Mehra, Shabbir Ahluwalia as Abhishek (Abhi) Mehra, Mishal Raheja as King Singh, and Kaurwakee Vasistha as Kiara Singh
9. Sidhhi Vinayak
Two childhood friends, Vinayak and Siddhi who love to hate each other, as they grow up. Vinayak is an actor and Sidhhi is a hardworking dancer. How the circumstances changed and they felt in love with each other is the story line of the show.
Release date: 26 October 2017
Created by: Prashant Bhatt and Sanjay Memane
Written by: Renu Watwani, Vishal Watwani, and Salil Sand
Producer(s): Prashant Bhatt & Sanjay Memane
Starring: Nitin Goswami as Vinayak Kundra, Neha Saxena/Farnaz Shetty as Siddhi Joshi/Riddhi Sinha, Manish Khanna as Shankar Kundra, and Utkarsha Naik as Manjari Kundra
8. Piya Albela
The show focusses on a love story which is the modern retelling of the love story of Menakaand Vishwamitra. Naren wants to be a psychologist and an anti social person, Pooja on the other hand, is a dancer and full of life. Eventually they both get married.
Release date: 6 March 2017
Created by: Sooraj Barjatya
Written by: Rahul Modi
Directed by: Ashish Shrivastav
Production company(s): Rajshri Productions
Distributor: Zee Entertainment Enterprises
Starring: Akshay Mhatre as Naren Vyas, Sheen Dass as Pooja Vyas, Sangeita Chauhan as Meghna, and Jaya Binju Tyagi as Chandrika.
7. Dil se Dil Tak
The Story revolves around the lives of Parth and Shorvori, a happily married couple, who wants a baby but shorvari is not able to carry a baby so, they want a surrogate mother then Teni enters in their life, a young bubbly girl, who decides to become a surrogate mother to their child.
Release date: 30 January 2017
Created by: Shashi Sumeet Mittal and Sumeet Hukamchand Mittal
Written by: Shashi Sumeet Mittal, Shobhit Jaiswal, Sameer Mishra, and Sumeet Hukamchand Mittal
Production company(s): Shashi Sumeet Productions
Distributor: Viacom 18
Starring: Jasmin Bhasin as Teni Bhanushali, Rohan Gandotra as Parth Bhanushali, Chhahat Tewani as Ipshita Bhanushali, and Mohammed Iqbal Khan as Iqbal Khan
6. Yeh Hain Mohabbatein
Story starts with a Tamil Dentist Dr. Ishita becomes emotionally attached to a Punjabi Business man Raman’s daughter, Ruhi, who lives with her divorced father. For Ruhi’s custody, Raman had to marry Ishita. Then they fall in love with each other. The Story goes through lots of ups and downs but their love remains the same even after so many years of marriage.
Release date: 3 December 2013
Written by: Ritu Bhatia
Directed by: Neeraj Baliyan & Imran
Production company: Balaji Telefilms
Distributor: Star Plus
Starring: Divyanka Tripathi Dahiyaas Ishita Bhalla, Karan Patel as Raman Bhalla, Ruhanika Dhawan as Pihu Bhalla, and Aditi Bhatia as Young Ruhi Bhalla
It is the story of two childhood friends Rishi and Tanushree. Rishi and his shifted to America. After 17 years, Rishi marries Tanushree but eventually she died. She is reincarnated as Tanuja. Rishi and Tanuja died in an accident. Both were reborn as Ranbir & Kritika to fulfil their promise.
Release date: 7 March 2016
Producer: Ekta Kapoor
Production company(s): Balaji Telefilms
Network: Colors TV
Starring: Sharad Malhotra as Rishi Singh Bedi/Ranbir Kapoor and Kratika Sengar as Tanu/Tanuja/Kritika Kohli
4. Tu Sooraj mai Saanjh, Piyaji
It is the sequel to the star plus series Diya Aur Baati Hum. The story is based on the life of the children of Sooraj and Sandhya, focusing on their daughter, Kanak. She gets married to a superstitious man, named Uma Shankar. He is completely opposite to Kanak but she fell in love with him.
Release date: 3 April 2017
Written by: Shashi Sumeet Mittal, Sumeet Hukamchand Mittal, Amit Senchoudhary, Raghuvir Shekhawat, and Vaishali Dinakaran
Directed by: Pushkar Mahabal and Yogesh Bhati
Production company: Shashi Sumeet Productions
Distributor: Star India
Starring: Rhea Sharma as Kanak Rathi, Avinesh Rekhi as Uma Shankar, and Neelu Vaghela as Bhabo.
3. Tu Ashiqui
Story is about a girl Pankti, who is a mistress of a cruel man JD and Ahaan, who is a singer. Ahaan fells in love with at first sight. But things are not easy as it seems to be. JD makes her life a hell. Ahaan defends Pankti from his uncle JD.
Release Date: 20 September 2017
Created by: Gurudev Bhalla
Written by: Gautam Hegde
Production company: Gurodev Bhalla Productions Private Limited
Distributor: Viacom 18
Starring : Jannat Zubair Rahmani as Pankti, Ritvik Arora as Ahaan, and Rahil Azam as JD
Story revolves around a successful business man Shivaay Singh Oberoi, he shares a very deep and emotional bond with Omkara and Rudra, and also acts as a wall (guardian) for the entire family. The show initially focused on the love stories of these three brothers.
Release date: 26 June, 2016
Written by: Faizal Akthar, Anand Jain, Harneet Singh, Divy Sharma, Aparajita Sharma, Mrinal Jha, and Abhijit Sinha
Directed by: Lalit Mohan
Production company(s): 4 Lions Films
Distributor: Star India & Novi Digital Entertainment
Starring: Nakuul Mehta as Shivaay Singh Oberoi, Kunal Jaisingh as Omkara Singh Oberoi, Leenesh Mattoo as Rudra Singh Oberoi, Surbhi Chandna as Anika Shivaay Singh Oberoi, Shrenu Parikh as Gauri Omkara Singh Oberoi, and Mansi Srivastava as Bhavya Rudra Singh Oberoi.
1. Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai
The show focuses on the daily life of an Udaipur-based Rajasthani family. It was initially the story of a young couple, Akshara and Naitik Singhania. The story showcases their journey as a married couple and how they love each other. Now the story focuses on Naira (Daughter of Akshara and Naitik) and Kartik Goenka facing the same journey as Naira’s parents, with a youthful twist.
Release date: 12 January 2009
Created by: Director’s Kut Productions
Written by: Saba Mumtaz, Bhavna Vyas, Ghazala Nargis, Munisha Rajpal, Zama Habib, and Bandana Tiwari
Directed by: Romesh Kalra, Rishi Mandial, and Ram Pandey
Producer(s): Rajan Shahi
Network: Star Plus
Starring: Shivangi Joshi as Naira Kartik Goenka, Mohsin Khan as Kartik Goenka, Mohena Singh as Kirti Singhania, and Rishi Dev as Naksh Singhania
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