Imlie (means tamarind in English) features on Star Plus and streams on Disney+Hotstar. This Indian television drama series premiered on 16th November 2020 and it has been produced by Gul Khan under the 4 Lions Film banner. The makers released the first promo of the Imlie series on 27th October 2020. It is considered to be loosely adapted from Ishti Kutum, a Bengali series.
Among actors that feature in Imlie are Sumbul Touqeer Khan, Gashmeer Mahajani, Mayuri Deshmukh, and Fahmaan Khan.
Imlie is an 18-year-old girl who hails from Pagdandia village that is traced to the Ballia district of Uttar Pradesh. Meethi is Imlie’s mother and she was cheated on by Dev Chaturvedi from the city. Dev forged a relationship with Meethi while he hid the fact that he was married. Also, he left Meethi impregnated. Because of this incident, the villagers imposed a rule that any man who spends the night with a village girl has to marry her.
Satyakam plays the role of Imlie’s father figure in the series; he was a farmer before he became a rebel who continues to fight for Imlie’s rights.
Sumbul Touqeer Khan portrays the role of Imlie Aryan Singh Rathore, who is a freelance featured writer for Bhaskar Times.
Fahmaan Khan essays the role of Imlie’s husband; he is the CEO of Bhaskar Times and Rathore Group of Companies.
The role of Aditya Tripathi is enacted by Gashmeer Mahajani. Aditya is Imlie’s ex-husband and Senior Reporter for Bhaskar Times.
Imlie’s half-sister is Mayuri Deshmukh and Malini Chaturvedi Tripathi portrays her role.
|Release Date||16 November 2020 – present|
|Producers||Gul Khan, Karishma Jain|
|Screenplay by||Vera Raina, Sonakshi Khandelwal|
|Story by||Ved Raj, Aakriti Atreja|
|Directed by||Atif Khan, Rahul Tiwari, Ajay Kumar, Pawan Kumar Jha|
|Starring||Sumbul Touqeer Khan, Fahmaan Khan, Gashmeer Mahajani, Mayuri Deshmukh|
|No. of seasons||1|
|Running time||21–23 minutes|
|Cast Image||Imlie Cast Name|
|Sumbul Touqeer as Imlie Aryan Singh Rathore|
|Fahmaan Khan as Aryan Singh Rathore|
|Gashmeer Mahajani as Aditya Kumar Tripathi|
|Mayuri Deshmukh as Malini|
|Rajshri Rani as Arpita Rathore|
|Ritu Chaudhary as Aparna Tripathi|
|Jyoti Gauba as Anu Chaturvedi|
|Kiran Khoje as Meethi|
|Vaibhavi Kapoor as Jyoti|
|Astha Agarwal as Nidhi Tripathi|
|Chandni Bhagwanani as Pallavi Thakur Tripathi|
|Vijaylaxmi Singh as Radha Tripathi|
|Chandresh Singh as Pankaj Tripathi|
|Vishwa Gulati as Kunal Chauhan|
|Tasheen Shah as Tripathi|
|Indraneel Bhattacharya as Dev Chaturvedi|
|Preet Kaur Nayak as Tripathi|
|Sailesh Gulabani as Pranav|
|Rakesh Maudgal as Harish Tripathi|
|Suraj Sonik as Shashank|