As we had reported earlier, the makers of Star Plus' cult show Diya Aur Baati Hum are on the season 2 after a highly successful first season. The season 1 ended after a massive run of 5 years with the fateful death of the protagonists Sooraj and Sandhya (Deepika Singh).
The latest buzz is that the season 2 of the popular show might take up the original slot of 9 pm thereby replacing Mahesh Bhatt's Naamkaran. Read on for more updates about DABH Season 2...
The Success Of DABH Season 1
Considering the stupendous success of the first season, the production house (Shashi Sumeet Productions) have been planning for the season 2 even before the first season wrapped up.
The show began with a bang and was applauded for its storyline and powerful performances. Soon, it faded away and the couldn't garner the expected ratings. As per the reports by a leading entertainment portal, the might wrap up in February or early March making way for DABH season 2.
Show To Get Back Its Original Slot?
As per the sources, "If Naamkaran bows out, in all probability, Diya Aur Baati Hum 2 will replace it, which will only mean that the show will get back its original time slot of 9 PM."
Kanak, The Main Protagonist
Diya Aur Baati Hum Season 2 will have Sooraj and Sandhya's daughter, Kanak as the main protagonist. If reports are to be believed, Kanak will be a spoiled brat and her relationship with Bhabho would be under rocks.
Meet The New Cast
'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story' actress Rhea Sharma has been finalised for the role of Kanak. Actor Avinash Rekhi of 'Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon fame' has been finalised as the male lead of season 2. Actors Mayank Arora and Kabeer Kumar have been roped in to play Sandhya and Sooraj's sons, Vansh and Ved.
The Show To Retain The Old Cast
The makers have retained the popular faces of the first season such as Neelu Vaghela, Ashok Lokhande and Kanika Maheshwari.
It seems like Kanika has already begun shooting for the new season. An excited Kanika took to Instagram to share the good news. She posted, "Off to Bikaner for #diyaaurbaatihum2 #workmodeon #excited #flyhigh #OOTD."
Apparently, the shoot is going on in Bikaner, Rajasthan. The new season will focus on Kanak's journey and how she will win Bhabho's love and carry the legacy of her parents.
We can't for the show to begin. Will the season 2 repeat the same success story? Wait and watch.