Samandar is an Indian television show that was shown on the Doordarshan television channel. Doordarshan was a national television channel that is owned by the government and run by it. The television show was in the Hindi language and catered to the Hindi speaking crowd. Samandar was telecasted on the Doordarshan channel in the year 1995. Samandar was on the air from 1995 - 1996. The show was created by retired wing commander Anoop Singh Bedi. The television show was distinct as there would be appearances of real Indian Navy Officers from time to time.
Along with the television show, its title track called Samundar Ki Haseen Lehron Ke because famous. This song was written by Sultan Malik who also ended up singing this song. Pavan Kaul directed this television show, and its release date was January 1, 1995. The television show was basically about the life of Navy Officers. It highlighted the struggles that navy officers face when having to fight. It also showed the bright side and the camaraderie that these Navy officers have for each other. The television show had a combination of both positive and negative things in the lives of Naval Officers.
The main cast of this show included Sameer Soni,
Vineeta Malik, and
Aman Verma, and
Girish Malik. Sameer Soni has now become a very famous actor in the Hindi television and movie industry, but his roots lie within the television show Samander. He film and television actor hailing from Britain. After his debut in Samandar, he has acted in many television shows which include Doordarshan’s A Mouthful of Sky. He started his career in the film industry with the movie China Gate.
He has acted in various movies since then and even appeared on
Bigg Boss. His latest movie is a cameo in the film I, Me Aur Main. Sameer Soni was introduced into this industry because of his role in Samandar. Aman Varma is also now a famous actor. Aman Verma made his debut long before Sameer Soni and has been a part of many television shows since. He is not as active in the movie circuit as Sameer Soni because of his involvement in controversies. Aman Verma has been a part of various reality shows and has hosted a few of them himself. Vineeta Malik is now famously known for her role as “Dadi” in the longest running Star Plus show “
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai”.