Miilee was a refreshing and fun-filled daily drama soap that aired on the Indian Entertainment Television. The show marked the comeback of director
Raman Kumar who earlier directed the path-breaking serial “
Tara” which changed the face of Indian television. “Miilee” allowed the Indian audiences to breathe in the fresh air from the boring, a monotonous and predictable storyline of the typical “saas-bahu “sagas through a simple, refreshing and fun filled yet strong storyline.
‘Miilee” was the Indian version of the much popular Argentinian television show “Muneca Brava” that starred famous Latin American actor and fashion designer Natalia Oreiro. “Miilee” aired on Star Plus every Monday to Friday at 900 pm IST. This show launched a fresh face in the form of actor Mona Vasu who sometimes also termed as “Preity Zienta lookalike”. The title song of the serial was sung by singer
Sonu Nigam. Produced by producer Vinta Nanda , the show had a runtime of approximately 22 minutes.
The story revolves around an orphan girl “Miilee” who’s been adopted by a rich industrialist family The Rastogis and was brought up in a convent in Shimla till her eighteenth birthday. On her eighteenth birthday, she leaves the convent and comes to live with the Rastogis where she is kept as the constant companion of the old and irritable grandmother of the family played by actor
Sushma Seth who has lived in recluse for many years. Miilee with her charming, intriguing and extremely naïve, sensitive and caring personality adds colours and cheers up the otherwise mundane life of the family members of the Rastogi family. This cheerful ambience in the Rastogi household continues until a shocking truth of the past is revealed which changes Miilee’s life upside down. How Miilee deals with the revelation and how in impacts other family member’s life around her constitutes the rest of the story.
The show was full with power packed performance by the actors like
Ajay Gehi, Sushma Seth,
Kiran Kumar and many more… The show ran for a year from 2005- 2006 with around 150 episodes . The show was heavily popular and much liked by the audiences.