Devyani (or Colloquially Devyani... Ekka Raja Rani) was a Marathi television drama that airs on Star Pravah. It premiered on 19 March 2012. Its second season aired from 27 July 2014 with name Devyani... Ekka Raja Rani. The series reaired because of COVID-19 Pandemic.
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||1314|
|Original network||Star Pravah|
|Original release||19 March 2012 –|
28 May 2016
It is a story of girl named Devyani a college girl whose life gets change after she enters the wedlock with her obsessive and die-hard lover Sangram. Devyani is a girl of her principles that are taught by his father, Sangram is opposite and who always follows his principles in life and is the master of his decisions.
The show takes a new turn when Sangram falls head over heels with Devyani and makes all his efforts to let the girl become his wife.
It is a story about Devyani's journey from her childhood till now. Devyani is a confident girl who believes that the bad can be erased off if wanted. According to Devyani, good always beats bad. Devyani aspires to be a crime reporter and wishes to make the society better place to live in.
- Shivani Surve as Devyani Kelkar/Devyani Vikhe-Patil (2012-2013)
- Deepali Pansare replacing surve as Devyani Kelkar/Devyani Vikhe-patil (2013-2014)
- Sangram Salvi as Sangram Vikhe-Patil (2012-2014)
- Nagesh Bhonsle as Abasaheb Vikhe-Patil (2012-2014)
- Surekha Kudachi as Chandrika Vikhe-Patil (2012-2013)
- Sunila Karambelkar replacing kudachi as Chandrika Vikhe-Patil (2013-2014)
- Sai Ranade as Vatsala Vikhe-Patil (2012-2013)
- Devdatta Nage as Samrat Vikhe-Patil (2013-2014)
- Samidha Guru as Girija; Samrat's second wife (2013)
- Prachi Pisat as Lavanya Vikhe-Patil (2012)
- Pooja Kadam replacing pisat as Lavanya Vikhe-Patil (2012-2014)
- Gauri Kendre as Aausaheb Vikhe-Patil (2012-2014)
- Maadhav Deochake as Dr. Namit (2012)
- Khushboo Tawde as Tara (2013)
- Madhura Godbole as Devyani's sister (2012-2013)
- Vidyadhar Joshi as Hambirrao Vikhe-Patil (2013)
- Mrunal Chemburkar as Hambirrao's wife (2013)
- Neena Kulkarni as Manjula Vikhe-Patil (Hambirrao's mother) (2013)
- Prasad Limaye as Vikram Vikhe-Patil (Hambirrao's son) (2013)
- Rasika Vengurlekar as Rani (2012-2013)
- Smita Saravade as Mandakini (2012)
- Anuj Saxena as Adv.Anuj Daftardari (2013-2014)
- Vibhuti Thakur as Vibhuti Daftardari (2013-2014)
- Kaustubh Diwan as Lavanya's boyfriend (2013)
- Sushant Shelar as Police Inspector (2012)
- Rashmi Anpat as Pallavi (2013)
- Ravi Patwardhan as Kakasaheb (2013)
- Bhagyashree Mote as Devyani Ekka Sawant (2014-2015)
- Siddhi Karkhanis replacing Bhagyashree as Devyani Ekka Sawant (2015-2016)
- Vivek Sangle as Ekka Sawant (Baji) (2014-2016)
- Kishori Ambiye as Surekha Sawant (2014-2016)
- Shweta Mahadik as Ekka's Sister-in-law (2014-2015)
- Abhidnya Bhave as Veena (2015-2016)
- Divesh Medge as Vinayak (2015-2016)
- Sara Shrawan as Sara (Ekka's sister) (2014-2016)
- Vinod Gaykar as Taimur (Ekka's sidekick) (2014-2016)
It first starred Shivani Surve, Sangram Salvi, Nagesh Bhonsle as Devyani, Sangram and Abasaheb respectively. Shivani Surve left the show in 2013 as makers weren't giving her time to rest. She was replaced by Deepali Pansare who played the role of Devyani. In 2014, all casts of the show were changed for new story. In 2014, Deepali Pansare quit the show. Then, parallel lead Bhagyashree Mote playing New Devyani and recurring one Vivek Sangle. In 2015, Bhagyashree Mote also quit the series and Siddhi Karkhanis was cast in the role.
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- "Shivani Surve and Sangram Salvi starrer popular series Devyani to rerun soon - The Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
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