Male dominance is one of the earliest known and most widespread forms of inequality in human history. Zee5 dropped the new original period drama Paurashpur where women will rise in the world of men.
There is a lot of buzz over the internet and there have been a lot of eyes before the release of the series. Enter the world of royalty, gender struggles, and betrayals only in #Paurashpur! released on December 29th, 2020 on the streaming platform of ALTBalaji.The Paurashpur web series directed by Shahichandra Vats.
The Paurashpur is a fictional historic drama starring Annu Kapoor, Shilpa Shinde, Milind Soman in a lead role. In the kingdom of male dominance, it is the ultimate battle of the sexes to win the war being waged against gender equality.
The epic drama seven episodes packed with a gripping storyline, stunning cinematography, ancient action war sequence, and twisted battle of sexes.
What is the plot of the series?
The story set in the16th century in the fictional place “Paurashpur” which revolves around the kingdom ruled by men where women are treated as objects.
Women have no rights in society, no status, and only used by men to meet their sexual desires. The kingdom itself ruled by misogynistic man King Bhadra Pratap Singh who treated his wives for sexual pleasure.
The fate of the queen in this kingdom has become the picture on the wall. The Bhadra’s first wife Meeravati involved in the business to provide queens to meet his husband’s sexual needs and planning her ascent to the throne.
According to her-“The queens who are being unsuccessful to bring pleasure to the king has no right to live. “However the new queen in the kingdom disappeared which created chaos and suspense.
As the mystery behind Maharaja Bhadra Pratap’s missing queens is unraveled, so is the hypocrisy of the king and his kingdom where everyone, except the men, is subjected to a lifetime of slavery.
Who will win the ultimate battle of the sexes, in a land of deceit and gender inequality? It is a story of gender politics, political conspiracies, revenge, and human greed that ultimately decides the fate of Paurashpur.
Join the kingdom of Paurashpur streaming on Zee5.
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What is the cast in the series?
This magnum opus series stars a powerful cast that includes Milind Soman, Shilpa Shinde, Shaheer Sheikh, Annu Kapoor, Poulomi das, and more in lead roles.
The kingdom ruled by lecherous King Bhadra Pratap Singh plays as Annu Kapoor who treated women as objects and used them to satisfy their sexual pleasure. He has known his roles in Mr. India, Vicky Donor, and Jolly LLB 2.
Shilpa Shinde is the king’s first wife Queen Meerwati who is looking beautiful in her character as queen. Her character justifies as – “Beauty with a brain”.She known for her roles in Star Plus’s soap opera Bhabhi and &TV’s sitcom Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai and gained popularity as a winner in Bigg Boss 11.
Milind Soman will be playing the character of Boris as transgender in this period drama. He is fearless and looking stunning in his character. Milind Soman is an Indian supermodel, actor, film producer, and fitness promoter.
Poulomi Das plays as chambermaid to Queen Meerawati Kala. Her beauty and bravery will lead to her becoming the queen one day. She known for portraying the role of Baby on Star Plus’s soap opera Suhani Si Ek Ladki.
Shaheer Sheikh plays the character of the brave and powerful king as Veer Singh. He known for playing the warrior prince Arjun in Mahabharat, Dev Dixit in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi.
Sahil Salathia is Bhanu. He is the pride of the king’s palace and is also the dancer guru.
Flora Saini, Amant Joshi, Kashish Rai, Ashmita Bakshi also seen in the series.
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Where to watch the series Paurashpur?
Paurashpur released on December 29th, 2020 on the streaming platform of ALTBalaji and Zee5.
Zee5 has an all-access pack at Rs 999 per year of Rs 99 per month where users can stream the service on five devices simultaneously.