Indian Shows That Took ‘Inspiration’ From Foreign TV Series


There were list of Indian television shows that were all time favorite for many, however many of us dont’ know that exactly from where they took the inspiration. So here some shows that were inspired by Forgien series. So have a check on them.

1.Comedy Nights With Kapil from The Kumars at No. 42

Comedy Knights with Kapil was an adaptation of the show The Kumars at No. 42, which was is a British comedy. The show won various international awards, And the character in the Kapil’s show feels like almost borrowed from the original one.

2. Four More Shots Please! from Sex And The City

The series four more shots please is inspired by the American romantic comedy-drama. The show follows the lives of a group of four women and their everlasting sex lives. However Indian web television series Four more shots on Amazon Prime Video. features each woman fighting their own individual battles and tackling life.

3. Karishma Ka Karishma from Small Wonder 

Karishma Ka Karishma is basically a show that was adapted from American science fiction sitcom, Small Wonder. However those who have watched the original series of small wonder will find Karishma Ka Karishma a bit less interesting than the original one.

4. The Office from The Office

The office is inspired by the show British show of the same name that was beautifully adapted as a beloved American drama which gave us one of the best bosses of all time. However in the Indian series it was not less than a disaster.

5. Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin from Ugly Betty 

The show Jassi Koi Nahin that featuring Mona Singh was inspired by the American drama Ugly Betty. But let us tell you that both of these shows were actually “inspired” from the Colombian telenovela Yo soy Betty, la fea! which is basically a Columbian telenovela.

6. Hello Friends from F.R.I.E.N.D.S

Hello, friends, is the series is an Indian version of the American sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S. It is a comedy about some fun-loving friends and their adventures, Although the Indian series couldn’t take the place of the original American series.

7. Dil Mil Gayye from Grey’s Anatomy 

The show Dil Mil Gaye, portrayed the young people who were trying to juggle between their blooming careers. Also, there were some romantic moments that were seen in the show. It was inspired by the American medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. But if you watched out that American series then you will surely know how disappointing was.

8. Best Of Luck Nikki From Good Luck Charlie

Best of luck Nikki is basically inspired from the American sitcom Charlie. With a plot that is similar to the American version. It revolves around a family, the Singhs, as they try to adjust to the birth of their fourth child, Nikki.

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