Shivya Pathania, who was crowned Miss Shimla in 2013, is upbeat about her debut on the small screen. She will be seen playing an aspiring fashion designer in new TV show called Humsafars.
"I am thrilled to be part of Humsafars. It’s an unusual love story and I'm excited about my character Arzoo. She is a smart, sensitive and vivacious girl from Lucknow who comes to Mumbai to pursue her dream of becoming a fashion designer," Shivya said in a statement.
Talking further about her character, she said: "She is independent and knows that you can achieve your dreams only through hard work. The character is very real and I am sure the audience will love it."
The show also features actor Harshad Chopra as a heartless fashion mogul named Sahir.
Set against the backdrop of the glamorous but ruthless fashion world, Humsafars is said to be a passionate love story between Arzoo and Sahir -- two imperfect and contrasting individuals.
The show will go on air on Sony Entertainment Television Sep 22 2014.
Humsafar is the second Muslim based show under 4 Lions Films banner after Qabool Hai. The teasers of his shows are already out on Sony TV.
It will showcase some traditional values of relationship between family members, specially the bond between mother and daughter.
Fans of Harshad Chopra were eager to see him back on small screen, so a good news for all of them.. Before this show he was seen in many TV shows like Dharampatni, Left Right Left, Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil and Tere Liye.
The cast of the show also includes Vibha Chibber, Darpan Shrivastava and Sehban Azim.
Vibha Chibber is one of the popular television actresses, who has worked in many TV shows including Punar Vivah, now selected to essay role of Harshad’s mother in Humsafars serial on Sony TV. She will be seen in negative character in this show.
Darpan Shrivastava is going to portray the role of Shivya’s father. Darpan was recently introduced to Zee Tv’s Jamai Raja. He will join this show after 7-8 episodes of Humsafars.
Talented actor Sehban Azim will be seen playing the character of Harshad’s younger brother. The dashing actor, Sehban has worked in many TV serials and some short films also.
Shivya Pathania excited to play designer in Humsafars