Ever since the teaser of Ekta Kapoor’s hit 2000’s soap drama ‘Kasautii Zindagi Kay’ released, fans have not been able to contain their excitement. With memes and trolls taking over social media feeds, one such meme received a response from Ekta Kapoor herself.
The teaser that was unveiled by Shah Rukh Khan featured the iconic red dupatta from the opening credits of the original series. While several netizens were busy reacting to Hina Khan essaying the role Komolika, one such user spotted a crucial similarity between the red dupatta in the teaser and an iconic scene from ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’.
A video shared by East India Comedy was reposted by Ekta Kapoor with the following caption, “Haahhhahah this is tooooo funny! #mugshot #love #kuchkuchhotahai#kasautiizindagiikay @karanjohar @iam_ejf@the_parthsamthaan@shivangisinghchauhaan @poojabanerjeee@chloejferns @anilnagpal @starplus@balajitelefilmslimited”
The 1998 blockbuster hit which starred Kajol, Rani Mukherji and Shah Rukh Khan in the lead was directed by Karan Johar. The red dupatta from 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' played an integral part in the overall plot of the film as all the actresses adorned that piece of clothing at pivotal points in the film.
The reboot version that stars Parth Samthaan as Anurag, Erica Fernandes as Prerna and Hina Khan in the iconic role of Komolika. According to media reports, when the show maker was asked about how she zeroed down on Erica Fernandes and Parth Samthaan to essay the much-loved roles she claimed she has wanted to cast Erica ever since she saw her in a promo of ‘Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi’ while Parth’s expressive eyes were what bagged him the role.
Earlier, in a bid to promote the much-awaited soap drama, Ekta Kapoor had unveiled 10 statues of love in cities across the nation including, Delhi, Pune, Vadodara, Surat, Mumbai, Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, Nashik, and Noida.
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