Ekta Kapoor launches new TV series Jodha Akbar

Producer Ekta Kapoor was glowing in pink at the launch of her new TV show Jodha Akbar in Mumbai on Monday evening. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Producer Ekta Kapoor was glowing in pink at the launch of her new TV show Jodha Akbar in Mumbai on Monday evening. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Though we don't mind Ekta Kapoor's one shoulder gown but her sandals are a complete no no. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Though we don't mind Ekta Kapoor's one shoulder gown but her sandals are a complete no no. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Ekta, who is producing Jodha Akbar under her banner Balaji Telefilms, is seen here with cast members Rajat Tokas, Chetan Hansraj, Ashwini Kalsekar and Paridhi Sharma in Mumbai. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Ekta, who is producing Jodha Akbar under her banner Balaji Telefilms, is seen here with cast members Rajat Tokas, Chetan Hansraj, Ashwini Kalsekar and Paridhi Sharma in Mumbai. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
TV actor Rajat Tokas, who plays the role of emperor Akbar in the serial, said the new historical saga has no reference to Hrithik Roshan-Aishwarya Rai starrer 2008 film of the same name. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
TV actor Rajat Tokas, who plays the role of emperor Akbar in the serial, said the new historical saga has no reference to Hrithik Roshan-Aishwarya Rai starrer 2008 film of the same name. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Actress Paridhi Sharma, who was last seen in Ruk Jaana nahi on Star Plus, plays Rajkumari Jodha bai in the show. This will be her first lead role on television.  Paridhi said in an interview: "Landing Jodha's role is a dream come true. To begin with, the fact that it's a lead role in an Ekta Kapoor production." (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Actress Paridhi Sharma, who was last seen in Ruk Jaana nahi on Star Plus, plays Rajkumari Jodha bai in the show. This will be her first lead role on television.
Paridhi said in an interview: "Landing Jodha's role is a dream come true. To begin with, the fact that it's a lead role in an Ekta Kapoor production." (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
The royal couple - Akbar with his Jodha. 21-year-old Rajat Tokas, who carved a niche in the industry with his portrayal of a Hindu king in Dharti ka Veer Yoddha-Prithviraj Chauhan, said the saga focuses on the political reign of emperor Akbar rather than the love aspect of the Mughal ruler and Rajput princess. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
The royal couple - Akbar with his Jodha.
21-year-old Rajat Tokas, who carved a niche in the industry with his portrayal of a Hindu king in Dharti ka Veer Yoddha-Prithviraj Chauhan, said the saga focuses on the political reign of emperor Akbar rather than the love aspect of the Mughal ruler and Rajput princess. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Actress Ashwini Kalsekar plays the role of Maham Anga.  Ashwini Kalsekar with Chetan Hansraj, who will play the role of Adham Khan. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Actress Ashwini Kalsekar plays the role of Maham Anga.
Ashwini Kalsekar with Chetan Hansraj, who will play the role of Adham Khan. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)

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