India's first soap opera 'Hum Log' to be remade as'Hum'
By MovieTalkies.com, 18 July 2011
The legendary television serial Hum Log which made its debut in 1984 on the national channel Doordarshan is all set to be remade in a new avtar as Hum. However, wheras the original serial revolved around the struggles of a middle class family in North India, the new serial shall explore the stories of five women from a village in Bihar. 60 year old Shobha Doctor, who had produced the original series, has roped in Pulse Media, known for making award winning documentaries for producing the new serial.
The serial, which has been shot in a real village in Bihar stars Suhasini Mulay, Himani Shivpuri, Anjan Shrivastav and Harsh Chaya whereas Sushma Seth will reprise the role of Ashok Kumar, who had played the role of the narrator in the original series.