Salim Ghouse will play the lead character in the soap. Ekta wants to portray how obsessive a successful man can get in life and venture into the forbidden territory. The show will look into the reasons behind such an act where a successful, famous, rich celebrity throws away everything for a moment of pleasure with his maid servant.
Betaab Dil Ki Tamanna Hai is being currently shot is complete secrecy and is expected to air on the small screen in a month or two. Apart from Salim Ghouse a newcomer will be playing the role of the maidservant whom Balaji sources describe as a combination of Bipasha Basu and Kangana Ranaut. Ekta Kapoor though is silent about the soap and not willing to reveal anything at the moment.