The Bond of Love’ on 16th September at 9 PM
While one of them is the ‘Star of the Millennium’, the other is one of the biggest and most successful entertainers of the country; one is famous for his baritone, the other is loved for his charm and fitness. But what lies common between them is the immense audience love they receive. With a glorious career that has earned them loyal fans, Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar have been two of the most loved actors in Bollywood. Zee Cinema, World’s Largest Theatre for Hindi Movies is treating Akshay Kumar’s fans this month with their popular property ‘Shanivaar Ki Raat Akshay Ke Saath’. This weekend the channel will showcase ‘Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love’ which will premiere for the first time on television on Saturday, 16th September at 9 PM.
Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love is the first film where Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar shared screen space and later delivered several hits including Aankhen, Khakee, Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Sathiyo, Waqt - The Race Against Time and Family - Ties Of Blood. Starring Khiladi Kumar and Big B in the lead, the film also stars Karisma Kapoor, Juhi Chawla and Mohnish Behl in pivotal roles. Talking about the film, director Suneel Darshan said, “Akshay was the biggest beneficiary of the success of the films we have done together. Ek Rishta was a great opportunity for him as he got to uplift his work and be at par with Amitabh, the God of cinema. These films showcase the evolution of Akshay as an actor.” The most sought after music composer duo of 90s and early 2000s Nadeem-Shravan gave some melodious tunes in the film.
On completing his overseas education, Ajay (Akshay Kumar) returns to India where his father Vijay Kapoor (Amitabh Bachchan), a successful businessman, expects him to join the family business. While Ajay has plans of his own, Rajesh Purohit (Mohnish Behl) enters their family and tries to impress Vijay. Unaware of his hidden motives and angered by Ajay’s decision, Vijay gives the power of attorney to Rajesh and gets him married to his daughter Priti (Juhi Chawla). Things change for the Kapoors when Rajesh makes living difficult for them.
Will Ajay go back to his estranged family and save them?
‘Shanivaar Ki Raat Akshay Ke Saath’ celebrates the magnificent journey of Akshay Kumar with his time-honored hidden gems that will telecast for the first time on television.
Watch the superstars Akshay Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan in ‘Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love’ on Saturday, 16th September at 9 PM only on Zee Cinema