TV Schedule: Sun
Storyline: Nagarjuna-Ek Yoddha is new supernatural fantasy drama series, which is at present airing on Life OK. It is produced by Yash Patnaik of Beyond Dreams Entertainment and features Anshuman Malhotra, Nikitin Dheer and Pooja Banerjee as leads. The show was shot in exotic places like Kashmir, Kerala, and Himachal Pradesh.
Story of Nagarjuna-Ek Yoddha springs from Mahabharata. Nagas played pivotal part at various occasions in the epic. Prithvilok and Naaglok are at war with each other after Arjun burnt the Khandavaprastha forests, thus destroying the snake king Takshaka’s family and empire. He marries the Naga princess Ulupi who later saved him from the curse of Vasus.
The titular character Nagarjun is played by Anshuman who unbeknownst to him is from a snake family and has special powers. He is in love with his childhood buddy played by Pooja and she returns his feelings, but neither has professed their love for the other. Moreover, she abhors snakes due to a childhood incident involving them. Nikitin Dheer plays a unique anti-hero in the show. The show has promising visuals and character looks. It borrows elements from both mythology and sci-fi and brings forth an intriguing story.