Aadha Ishq is now ‘Pura Ishq’ as veteran poet-lyricist-screenwriter, and filmmaker; Gulzar pens down a heartwarming poetry for the web series. The Padma Bhushan awardee, Gulzar Sahab is considered one of the greatest artists of our time. The five-time National Film Award-winning lyricist penned and recorded a heartfelt poetry for the platform’s modern-day romantic saga ‘Aadha Ishq’. The web series premiered on 12th May 2022 on Voot.
Hearing about the show and its unique love story, the veteran lyricist agreed to compose two poems. Above all, he also went on to narrate them, especially for the show! The poems composed perfectly encapsulate the soul-stirring anguish and joy of love and heartbreak.
Sharing his experience of writing the poems, Gulzar expressed, “The script of Aadha Ishq drew me in to its unconventional love story. It’s a one-of-a-kind heart wrenching tale of unrequited love and it was a joy composing poetry for it. After many discussions with the director, Nandita Mehra, we created these poems. These poems capture the essence of romance and heartbreak experienced by these characters.”
About The Show
‘Aadha Ishq’ follows the explosive turn of events in the show. Moreover, the events that transpire a young girl, Rene, falls in love with a charismatic artist, Sahir. The character shares a turbulent romantic history with her mother, Roma.
Nandita Mehra directed this romantic drama. The show stars Aamna Sharif, Pratibha Ranta, Gaurav Arora and Kunaal Roy Kapur in lead roles. To find out how this unconventional love story unfolds, tune in to Aadha Ishq. Most importantly, the show is heaping praises especially for its poems. It is already released and it’s worth watching!