Baalveer, who had seized the imagination of millions across the country with his bravery and courage, is now set to return on another magical journey, on Sony SAB, which is set to premiere the memorable fantasy drama as Baalveer Returns from September 10 at 8 PM. It will also be available on SonyLIV in the morning before the televised airing for all its premium subscribers.
Fans will get to see Dev Joshi who returns as Baalveer in a completely new avatar, battling bigger evil forces than ever. Produced by Optimystix Production, the show will be action-packed with wizardry and superpowers to keep viewers intrigued. With some of the best in class visual effects and cutting-edge stunt work, Sony SAB’s Baalveer Returns will surely wow audiences with its gripping storyline, dazzling sets, and brilliant performances.
Set against the backdrop of the two mystical worlds of Veer Lok and Kaal Lok, this magical ride of epic proportions will showcase Baalveer on a journey, this time with some exciting new companions. This show will witness the boy wonder Dev Joshi, who is now grown up, on a quest to find a successor worthy enough to carry on his legacy, following the complete annihilation of erstwhile Pari Lok.
Little does he know that his answer lies on earth in the form of Vivaan, to be portrayed by the very adorable Vansh Sayani. But Vivaan, on the other hand, is unaware of the fact that he is the chosen one and does not believe in the concept of superheroes. Baalveer has it in him to mentor this mischievous kid, their struggle to unite and work with each other is going to be one to watch out for. For Vivaan, the challenge would be to responsibly take on the mantle and use his powers wisely.
With Baal Pari and other beautiful yet highly powerful fairies by his side, Baalveer will have to face his biggest challenge yet – the evil forces of Kaal Lok led by Timnasa played by Pavitra Punia. Besides adding turbulence to Baalveer’s life, Timnasa’s ultimate aim is to become a dictator and rule the entire universe however is unable to take over Earth due to her biggest and most powerful challenger, Baalveer. With her evil intentions of tyranny, she is ready to do anything and everything conceivable to destroy Baalveer and be the most powerful being that exists.
The show also boasts a distinguished lineup of stars including Sharmilee Raj as Baal Pari. Shreedhar Watsar in the double role of Duba Duba and Tauba Tauba. Khushi Mukherjee as Jwaala Pari, Amika Shail as Vaayu Pari, Anuradha Khaira as Dhwani Pari, Krutika Desai as Masti Pari, Bhaweeka Chaudhary as Paani Pari, Aditya Sidhu as Bhaymar and Atul Verma as Jabdali. The show will also have two magical characters namely Shaurya, the white lion guiding Baalveer and Akroor, the evil Black Panther.
Neeraj Vyas, Business Head – Sony SAB, PAL and Sony MAX movie cluster, said, “Baalveer is not just a show, it’s a legend. Years ago, when we showcased Baalveer on Sony SAB, it quickly gained a huge fan following. We are expecting this fan following to become bigger than ever with the launch of Baalveer Returns.
“This show is a true example of fantasy done right. With cutting-edge VFX which will delight, stunt work that will boggle the mind, and performances that will move, Baalveer Returns is going to be an epic adventure that audiences are sure to fall in love with. With a universal theme of Good vs. Evil, the show will appeal to everyone – young and old alike and is a true representation of the kind of content Sony SAB is appreciated for – values driven and with a heart.
“The show fits beautifully with our commitment to provide happiness and we believe it has got all the ingredients to become a massive hit.”
Uday Sodhi, Business Head – SonyLIV, Digital Business, said, “We are excited to bring this iconic show to our digital viewers in India on our OTT platform. For the first time, Baalveer Returns will be available on SonyLIV a few hours prior to its televised broadcast to all premium subscribers. This is an innovation to get the mobile-first audience to watch the show and add to the excitement that the show offers.
“SonyLIV has always been a frontrunner in streaming relatable content to its viewers and this is our endeavour in that direction.”
Vipul D Shah, Founding Chairman & MD, Optimystix Entertainment, said, “Baalveer Returns has been produced such that it revolutionizes the way people watch fantasy dramas on television. Besides the new cast, a lot of effort has gone into designing the costumes and the sets so that we provide a thrilling, edge-of-the-seat, visual treat to the viewers. The fans are in for a real extravaganza!
“Besides the look and feel of the show, a lot of fine work has gone into the scripting which will get the fans hooked on to the show and we hope to receive the same love & approval they have shown before.”