Karishma Kaa Karishma

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Karishma Kaa Karishma
Genre Science fiction sitcom
Developed by Abid Hussain & Aparna Ganesh
Written by Raghuvir Shekhavat
Directed by Swapna Waghmare Joshi
Creative director(s) Vincent Franklin
Starring See below
Theme music composer Lalit Sen
Opening theme "Karishma Kaa Karishma" by
Country of origin India
Original language(s) Hindi
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes Total 65
Executive producer(s) Sushma Kaul
Producer(s) Sunil Doshi
Editor(s) Sheldon D'souza
Camera setup Multi-camera
Cameraman: Sanjay Memane
Running time Approx. 24 minutes
Production company(s) Alliance Media & Entertainment
Original network Star Plus (Original)
Disney Channel India (Syndicated)
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
Original release 24 January 2003 – 16 April 2004

Karishma Kaa Karishma was an Indian television series which is a remake of the popular 1980s American science fiction sitcom Small Wonder.[1] The series premiered on Star Plus on 24 January 2003, and aired every Friday at 8pm IST.[2] It is produced by Sunil Doshi of Alliance Media & Entertainment, and starrs Jhanak Shukla as the cyber kid Karishma.


The story revolves around a scientist, Vikram, who designs a very lifelike robot. His goal is to find out if the robot (Karishma) will become more human-like as time goes on. His wife, Sheetal, who is easily influenced by her neighbour Shraddha, suspects Vikram to be having an extramaritial affair due to his late work hours. But Vikram reveals the AI robot Karishma to the family and explains he was working on making her, Sheetal accepts Karishma as a daughter. Rahul, Vikram and Sheetal's son, is constantly annoyed by his neighbor, Sweety, who has a crush on him. Vikram, Sheetal and Rahul are the only ones who know that Karishma is a robot. Their nosy neighbors Shraddha and Paresh interfere in their lives and try to figure out who Karishma really is. This is the premise for a lot of episodes. Every episode, Karishma saves the day by solving the family's problem.



  1. ^ "Adorable robot girl of Karishma Kaa Karishma". TribuneIndia. 9 March 2003. 
  2. ^ "Karishma Kaa Karishma debuts on Star Plus Friday". Indiantelevision.com. 22 January 2003.