They say marriages are made in heaven, but sometimes on planet Earth, you need a little help to find your ideal match. A young and good looking Ricky Malhotra is on the lookout for his “perfect bride”. He is introduced to 5 beautiful prospects, but each of these firebrands pose a unique quirk that society stereotypically perceives to be an imperfection. Hairy, bald, foul-mouthed, overweight and a divorcee – together they are the Aafat that Ricky is greeted with. This drama is a hilarious yet thought-provoking take on arranged marriages and what society perceives to be “perfect bride” material.
The series stars Chitrashi Rawat, Pushtiie Shakti, Nikita Dutta, Anshul Chauhan, Neelam Sivia, Sidharth Bhardwaj and Seema Pahwa in key roles and is directed by Shanhant Shah.
Aafat is the story of five prospective women who would suit for any man on Earth but each of these firebrands has a unique quirk that many believe to be imperfections. Their lives run parallel to each other with a common thread attached – the boy who they are meeting from a marriage agency. Ayesha (Anshul Chauhan) is a successful voice-over artist but she’s NEVER waxed her body. Anu (Neelam Sivia) is India’s modern young woman who works as a coder in an MNC. But, she’s bald! Faiza (Chitrashri Rawat) has a way with words, she is an aspiring poet but one with really colourful language. Aditi (Shakti) holds an MBA degree and is born with a silverspoon but she is overweight. Titli (Nikita Dutta) is a talented entrepreneur but her scorecard is flawed as she is a divorcee.