Eid-ul-Azha is just around the corner and the holidays are going to stretch over a week this time.
Television channels are all prepped up with an array of star-studded telefilms and dramas for their audience.
Glitz has chosen the following programs for you to watch instead of getting bored at home!
Writer and Director: Hanif Sanket
Cast: Abul Hayath, Dilara Zaman, Shahiduzzaman Selim, Mir Shabbir, Zakia Bari Mamo, Nima Rahman, Sabrina Nisa, Fahim
Telecast time: Eid day, 8:30pm, ATN Bangla
Plot summary: The story revolves around a family where the mother and son love to speak ‘Banglish’ but the father is against it. The story takes a different turn when a disciplined daughter-in-law arrives.
Writer and Director: Iftekhar Ahmed Fahmi
Cast: Chanchal Chowdhury, Nusrat Imrose Tisha
Telecast time: 2nd day of Eid, 8:30pm, Dipto TV
Plot summary: Tipu is a magician who lives with wife Rani at her uncle’s house. They have no children. One day, while performing a trick, Tipu accidentally brings a baby girl instead of a pigeon. Everyone becomes happy at her arrival but Tipu does not let anyone know how the child comes into their lives.
Jui tokey ektu chhui
Director: Rubel Hasan
Cast: Afran Nisho, Mehzabien and others
Telecast time: 2nd day of Eid, 5:05pm, Banglavision
Plot summary: Jui and Emon are neighbors who love each other. But their mothers are against the relationship. It becomes a challenge for the lovers to make their mothers agree on their relationship.
Badshah Alamgirer Lottery
Scriptwriter and Director: Mursalin Shubho
Cast: Mosharraf Karim, Zakia Bari Mamo and others
Telecast on: 3rd day of Eid, 9:35pm, Channel-i
Plot summary: Badhshah Alamgir is an ordinary man with no royalty in his lineage. However, he is a king to his wife and young son. Every time his wife complains about something, he tries to speak like a royal and makes everyone laugh.
His son who is like a prince to him wants Alamgir to buy a cow for Eid. Alamgir has agreed to do so but he has no money.
One day he wins a lottery worth ten-lakh taka and his situation changes overnight. Everyone now wants to befriend him, some even promise to make him a member of the village community. The story continues amidst many such twists and turns.