Sumit Sambhal Lega

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Sumit Sambhal Lega
Sumit Sambhal Lega.jpg
Inter-title of Sumit Sambhal Lega
Genre Sitcom
Created by DJ's Creative Unit
Written by Arshad Sayyed
Sumit Roy
Directed by Deven Bhojani
Shashant Shah
Parmeet Sethi
Starring See Below
Opening theme Sumit Sambhal Lega
Country of origin India
Original language(s) Hindi
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 108 + 1 special[1] (list of episodes)
Production
Producer(s) Tony Singh
Deeya Singh
Location(s) Mumbai
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) DJ's Creative Unit
Release
Original network Star Plus
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original release 31 August 2015 (2015-08-31)31 – 4 January 2016 (2016-01-04)
Chronology
Related shows
External links
Official website

Sumit Sambhal Lega (English: Sumit Will Take Care) was an Indian sitcom television series which premiered on 31 August 2015 on STAR Plus. The series is the Hindi adaptation of Warner Bros.' Everybody Loves Raymond. The channel has acquired the rights to the official adaptation of the sitcom.[2][3]

Steve Skrovan, who was a writer on the original series, was part of the team transforming the remake for India.[4]Rajesh Devraj headed the unique Writer's Room, which was a first for India.[5] Arshad Sayed, Chirag Mahabal and Sumit Roy wrote the Hindi scripts.[6]

Plot[edit]

The show revolves around the life of Sumit (Namit Das) who lives with his family at D-124, Greater Kailash in Delhi. Whiny and flippant, Sumit does not take many things seriously, making jokes in nearly every situation, no matter how troubling or problematic they are. He often avoids responsibilities around the house and with his kids, leaving them to his wife. Many times Sumit gets caught for his mischievous activities. In the end, his brother Rajneesh gets married to his girlfriend, successfully, after much trouble, and begins to live in the 3rd floor of Sumit's home.

Cast[edit]

Main cast[edit]

Additional cast[edit]

Special appearances[edit]

Awards[edit]

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2015 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Manasi Parekh Won
Best Actress in a Comic Role Bharati Achrekar Nominated
Best Actor in a Comic Role Namit Das Nominated
Best Actor in a Supporting Role Satish Kaushik Nominated

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Watch Sumit Sambhal Lega Full Episodes Online - Hotstar". 5 January 2016. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Indian adaptation of 'Everybody Loves Raymond' now on TV". The Times of India. 21 June 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "Original writer roped in for Indian adaptation of 'Everybody Loves Raymond'". Mid Day. 25 June 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  4. ^ "Star to make Indian version of 'Everybody Loves Raymond'". Afaqs!. 25 June 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  5. ^ "Star Plus to premier Indian Version of 'Everybody Loves Raymond'". TelevisionPost.com. 19 August 2015. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  6. ^ "Three Wizards of Star". Daily Pioneer. 21 August 2015. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 

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