Ludhiana / Jalandhar, November 18, 2014 (Rajinder Ahuja / Neel Kamal Sonu): Star Plus show Nisha Aur Uske Cousins is a show that not only captures the unexplored and extremely interesting dynamic between cousins, but also deals with issues of today's youth and their desire to challenge stereotypes. The young and talented actor Purvi Mundada who plays the character of Dolly visited Ludhiana and Jalandhar for a promotional activity. She was in both towns to speak about the current track, her on-screen character and her experience on working for the show.
Speaking about his character on the show, Purvi said, “I am extremely excited to be in Punjab today especially to talk about a show that is close to my heart Nisha Aur Uske Cousins In Nisha Aur Uske Cousins, my character of Dolly is bubbly who is a drama queen.
Commenting further on the central character of the show Nisha she added, “Nisha’s character (played by Aneri Vajani) is the one in recent times, who has caught the attention of the cubbyhole and television gorging middle class. Every household wishes to know more about Nisha especially why her character is being portrayed like this. Kyu Hai Nisha Aisi? Everyone in the family has their own interpretation of why Nisha is like this. Be it Dada ji, Ramesh or we cousins ourselves, everyone has some story to tell and finally it is revealed that Nisha was molested in school. The entire track of molestation has been showcased beautifully and the way the family stands together in this time is inspiring and sets an example for our audiences.’’
Very few people know that Purvi is the youngest choreographer in Pune. Trained in classical and western dance Purvi always wanted to act. After doing a few advertisements, Purvi has got her big break in Nisha Aur uske Cousins. Commenting further on her character in the show, Purvi said, “A firm believer in love and romance, Dolly is a one man woman. She considers herself to be a fashion icon and loves to shop.”
Based in a joint family set-up in Jaipur, Nisha Aur Uske Cousins brings to the viewers a bunch of interesting motley characters who are relatable and real whether it is the shy romantic geeky cousin, the beautiful attention seeking cousin or the cousin who is the natural leader and who everyone looks up to each character has been beautifully etched and detailed out. The story revolves around how despite living in a patriarchal system, each one of them wants to break free to achieve what is unconventional and not stereotypical in a traditional family, which should surely resonate with today’s youth.