ZEE5, the largest Original content creator in India has been entertaining the audience with back to back unparalleled entertainment. Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEE) recently announced the return of its much-loved content brand Zindagi, on ZEE5. ‘CHURAILS’, Zindagi’s first powerful original is the latest to premiere on ZEE5 on 11th August.
She who takes ownership of her life and is unapologetic of her being. She who breaks the glass ceiling and every prejudice that society has created against women. She who is strong, she who is fierce, she stands for what she believes in… she is a ‘CHURAIL’.
ZEE5 and Zindagi exclusively released the poster on their social media giving the audience a glimpse into the provocative world of ‘CHURAILS’.
The show aims to challenge the hypocrisy of patriarchal societies that vanquish women and their rights. Directed by critically acclaimed director, Asim Abbasi, CHURAILS brings together a talented ensemble cast led by Sarwat Gilani, Nimra Bucha, Mehar Bano and Yasra Rizvi for this power-packed narrative.
Director Asim Abbasi says “Zindagi’s commitment to truly original content that has a voice and can transcend borders, has provided me with the perfect platform to create a show like CHURAILS. A story about strong women, embarking on a journey of self-discovery, empowerment and sisterhood, I believe Churails is a timely show with pertinent themes that will resonate with audiences globally. It is set to premiere 11th Aug on ZEE5, giving CHURAILS the reach it deserves.”
CHURAILS narrates the story of four self-proclaimed CHURAILS who come together to open a covert detective agency to expose cheating husbands amongst the city’s elite. As their operations expand, they come to be saviours of abused, harassed and mistreated women. The gripping and fast-paced storyline covers myriad issues such as child abuse, sexism, the domination of class and race.
Zindagi has built a legacy of for itself for presenting stories that are strong, powerful yet relatable. In its Phase II, the brand’s first original series promises to take this legacy forward. The show comes with a larger purpose of encouraging dialogue on the stigmas associated with strong and empowered women.