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Storyline: Brahmarakshas - Jaag Utha Shaitaan is a latest supernatural drama Hindi t.v. series that premiered on 6 August, 2016 on Zee Tv. It airs Saturday-Sunday at 9 pm and is a production venture of Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor under their well-known banner, Balaji Telefilms. Brahmrakshas draws inspiration from 1979 fantasy thriller Hindi movie Jaani Dushman and the celebrated fairytale, ‘Beauty and the Beast’. Many gifted TV actors like Rakshanda Khan, Aham Sharma, Kishwer Merchantt, Abhaas Mehta, and Krystle D’Souza are making a comeback with this show after a long bout of absence.
The female protagonist is a young Mumbai girl Raina Sharma (Krystle D’Souza). Raina goes to destination wedding of her best friend Rakhi at Kamalpura Palace. Male lead Aham Sharma is Rakhi’s elder brother Rishabh Shrivastava and Rakshanda Khan plays their mother. Kamalpura Palace is rumored to be haunting grounds of a Brahmarakshas. Parag Tyagi plays the titular supernatural antagonist, the beast. 20 years ago he was thrown off the terrace of his home on his wedding night by his gold digger wife Aparajita (Kishwer Merchantt). His dead spirit entered the body of a gorilla and he became Brahmarakshas who hates all things related to marriage and kills brides.