The first episode of Dhindora, a web series created by Bhuvan Bam, released on 14th October amid massive fanfare and excitement. Witnessing the biggest show premiere ever – with 5 lakh people watching live, Bhuvan also interacted with 95,000 viewers live on Instagram. The episode crossed a whopping 23 million views within 4 days – a testimony that the common man’s story said in Bhuvan’s words truly became a hit amongst audience. Bhuvan subsequently made an appearance on Bigg Boss, Weekend kaVaar to talk about his first ever web show with megastar Salman Khan and had ‘BHUVAN BAM ON BIGG BOSS’ trending on Twitter.
Dhindora is India’s first independently released creator-led web show, meant to entertain the audience with its consecutive episodes releasing every Thursday under Bam’s independent YouTube channel BB Ki Vines. Alongside Bhuvan essaying ten characters from the BB Ki Vines Universe, the series also features renowned actors like AnupSoni, Rajesh Tailang and debutant GayatriBharadwaj.
According to a report published by Ormax Media, Dhindora was the most-watched show in the country last week. The successful release of the first episode had Telugu cinema stalwart Jr NTR tweeting, “It’s astonishing to see how a boy from Delhi with no formal guidance or connect has managed to create a whole show #Dhindora out of the characters he plays.. Way to go @Bhuvan_Bam !”.Superstar Ram Charan also congratulated Bhuvan in his tweet – “Having a weekly fiction show on YouTube is an interesting concept and Bhuvan Bam seems to have hit the bulls eye with #Dhindora… Congrats @Bhuvan_Bam.”
Celebrated actor GajrajRao also shared the poster of Dhindora on his Instagram and wrote, “Iskejaisa versatile bandanahidekhaaajtak… ye digital entertainment ka Kamal Hasanhai, project kesare role khudnibhasaktahai… hath jodke salaam haiisko… @bhuvan.bam22 (I’ve never seen a versatile guy like him… he is digital entertainment’s Kamal Hasan, he has played each and every role of the project… Hats off)”
While episode 2 of this unique web series is releasing on the 21st October at 2 pm on BB Ki Vines; speculation of something new upcoming is rife as a few images of Bhuvan with ShraddhaKapoor at a shoot have been doing the rounds.