Ekta set to remake DDLJ for television!

By Hindustan Times

Mumbai, Feb. 27 -- After recent hits like Bade Acche Lagte Hain and Kyaa Hua Tera Vaada, Ekta Kapoor will now remake Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), one of the biggest Bollywood hits directed by Aditya Chopra, into a TV show for Zee.

Sources claim there will be modifications to the narrative while the basic plot of a love story and an NRI family returning to India will be retained. Sara Khan, who made her acting debut as a young politician in Star One's Dhoondh Legi Manzil Humein (DLMH), will be seen playing the lead role of Raavee, loosely based on Kajol's character. "Yes, I am doing the Balaji show," she confirms, without divulging more.

The show, tentatively titled Diya Mann, will go on floors this March and will probably go on air in April. Sources reveal that this love story will be shot in Punjab. The other variat