Set against the backdrop of Kolkata, the city of Joy, AndTV‘s Badii Devrani is the unusual story which revolves around a strange arranged marriage between a younger boy (Vibhor Poddar) and an older woman (Reeti Biyani). The story of the serial is set in a traditional Marwari family and it tries to bring out the real meaning of relations and togetherness. The serial is produced by Shashi Sumeet Productions.
The Storyline of Badii Devrani
The story of Badii Devrani explores the odd relationship between Reeti and her husband Vibhor who gets married due to a strange twist in their lives. They belong to families who cannot see each other’s face and are bitter enemies due to a past incident.
Vibhor Poddar is the youngest son of the Poddars. His marriage with 5 year older Reeti is nothing but a business deal between the two families – Poddars and the Biyanis’. This is the reason why the serial is titled Badii Devrani because in spite of being a devrani she is elder to her jethani(s).
The Star Cast of Badii Devrani
Megha Chakraborty as Reeti Poddar
Born on May 3 1989, Megha Chakraborty is a Bengali TV actress who started her career last year with the Bengali serial Joto Hashi Tato Rann. Here she is essaying the titular role of Badii Devrani. She is young, modern, and a nice woman. She was engaged to a guy when she was 21. However, three days prior to D-Day he called off the wedding. She then did her MBA. Now, she is married to guy who is younger to her by 5 years.
Mudit Nayar as Vibhor Poddar
Mudit Nayar debuted in 2009 with Sony TV’s Palampur Express where he played the role of Tanmay Bose. Next, he played the role of Keshav in Star Plus Teri Meri Love Stories. Recently, he was also seen in Horror TV show Anamika opposite Simran Kaur. Here in Badii Devrani he is essaying the lead role of Vibhor Poddar who is married to a younger woman because of a strange twist in their lives.
Dayu Shankar Pandey as Vibhor’s Tauji
Remember Goli of Lagaan? Well that’s Dayu Shankar Pandey. He has done several films including Pehla Nasha, Baazi, Ghulam, Makdee, Gangajal, Rajneeti, Maqbool, Welcome to Sajjanpur and recently ‘The Expose’. He was also seen as Shurjit Singh in Veera. Here in Badii Devrani is essaying the role of Bilashi Poddar, Vibhor’s Tauji.
Chetan Pandit as Sitaram Biyani
Chetan essayed the role of JP in Prakash Jha’s Loknayak. He has done several films including A Wednesday, Singham, and Gangajaal. In TV serials he was seen in Punar Vivah, Kahiin to Hoga, Saraswatichandra and now also Kaalash. Here is essaying the role of Sitaram Biyani.
Navni Parihar as Indira Biyani
In Pradhanmantri, Navni Parihar played the role of Indira Gandhi. She was also seen as Rano Bhullar in Bani – Ishq Da Kalma. Navni has done several Bollywood films as well. She acted in Tanu Weds Manu as well as in Tanu Weds Manu Returns. Here in Badii Devrani she is playing the role of Indira Biyani.