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Dil Dosti Dilemma announcement - Anushka Sen-led young adult series brings a tale of friendship, discovery, first love

Prime Video is set to debut Dil Dosti Dilemma, a captivating coming-of-age series.

Dil Dosti Dilemma announcement - Anushka Sen-led young adult series brings a tale of friendship, discovery, first love
Dil Dosti Dilemma

Last Updated: 12.43 PM, Apr 12, 2024


Today, Prime Video finally revealed when their latest original series, Dil Dosti Dilemma, will debut. Seema Mohapatra and Jahanara Bhargava are the creative producers of the uplifting YA series, which is based on the best-selling novel Asmara's Summer by Andaleeb Wajid. Anuradha Tiwari, Manjiri Pupala, Raghav Dutt, and Bugs Bhargava Krishna wrote the screenplay, while Debbie Rao directed the series. With Anushka Sen, Kush Jotwani, Tanvi Azmi, and Shishir Sharma at the helm, the series features a stellar ensemble cast comprising both newcomers and veterans. Supporting cast members include Shruti Seth, Vishakha Pandey, Revathi Pillai, Elisha Mayor, and Suhasini Mulay. Join Prime Video on April 25 for the Hindi premiere of Dil Dosti Dilemma, with Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada dubs available exclusively.

A story of youth and discovery

Asmara is a popular, clever, and lovely little girl whose world, Dil Dosti Dilemma, opens up to viewers. Her vacation becomes an impromptu adventure when her parents send her to live with her grandparents as a punishment. She acts as though she is in Canada, so she can keep up appearances with her buddies. The journey will either turn terrifying or become an enlightening event for Asmara. In this charming tale set in the winding alleys of Tibbri Road, follow Asmara as she discovers herself, strengthens family ties, makes true friends, and falls in love for the first time. The series promises to surprise and move the viewers through surprising turns of events.

Talking about the series, Aparna Purohit, Head of Originals, India and Southeast Asia, Prime Video, said in a statement that as they navigate the world and come to terms with who they are, young adults are at a crossroads in their lives. They feel understood and validated when they see themselves reflected on the screen. Their audience of young adults, both in India and around the world, has been steadily increasing. The success of their young adult programming further solidifies their commitment to prioritising material that is customised to this important demographic.

Dil Dosti Dilemma's meaning and purpose

Aparna further said that Dil Dosti Dilemma is a new series that they are really excited to announce. It is a touching look at the formative years of adolescence that delves deeply into the wonderful journey of relationships that develop during this time. It has been a pleasure working with Ten Years Younger Productions, and they are thrilled to bring viewers this compelling coming-of-age story that will provide a sense of home to their young audience and their families.

Ten Years Young Productions' Seema Mohapatra and Jahanara Bhargava said that the stories' twin purpose is to amuse and motivate people to be change agents, both in their words and deeds. Dil Dosti Dilemma is very meaningful to them for many reasons. Prime Video is the go-to platform for artists and creators to display their work, and this is their first partnership with them. They owe a debt of gratitude to the whole crew for supporting their idea for the series and giving them the opportunity to reach a millions-strong international audience. Additionally, this series demonstrates their commitment to delivering captivating narratives that portray the intricacies and variety of contemporary adolescence. 

Dil Dosti Dilemma, with its emphasis on relationships and self-discovery, serves as a reminder that there are more important things in life than accumulating wealth. The makers have no doubt that the series will strike a chord with viewers all over the globe due to its touching and thought-provoking content. 

On April 25, it will have its global premiere on Prime Video.

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