This year marks the 100-year completion of a momentous event of Sai Baba taking Samadhi in Shirdi. In last 100 years, his cult has multiplied exponentially and his message and teaching have brought solace to millions of his followers.
In this centenary year of his Samadhi, Sony Entertainment Television is proud to present his biopic on television – Mere Sai. Mounted on a lavish scale, this biopic is a highly researched, authentic tale of his journey of life dramatized in an engaging screenplay format. This ambitious project will be produced by one of the most respected Television production house – Dashami Creations. The Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust has helped the creative team actively this endeavour by providing us with all the access and research support that would be required.
The show will have an impressive line-up of actors portraying key characters in the show. Abeer Soofi will be playing the role of Sai Baba, Toral Rasputra will be Baija Maa, Vaibhav Mangle as Kulkarni Sarkar, Abhishek Nigam as younger Sai Baba, Chirag Dave as Mhalsapati and Hemant Thatte as Appa Kote Patil along with other supporting casts.
Ashish Golwalkar, Senior Creative Director, Sony Entertainment Television
“Sai Baba has a huge following and his message of “Shraddha and Saburi”, which means “Faith and Patience” is extremely relevant in today’s age and time. We believe millions of his followers will be delighted in the way Mere Sai will be presented on Indian Television.”
Nitin Vaidya, Producer, Dashami Creations
“We are glad that Sony Entertainment Television has entrusted us with this project and we will ensure that this show does justice to the extraordinary story of an extraordinary personality. This is a big challenge and bigger responsibilities and we are doing our best to live up to the expectations of the millions of Saibaba’s follower.”
Mr Suresh Haware, Chairman Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust
“We are delighted with this show – Mere Sai, coming on Sony Entertainment Television. I am sure this show will help in spreading the message and work of Shree Sai Baba everywhere.”
“Mere Sai premiers on September 25th, 2017 every Monday–Friday at 7:30 PM only on Sony Entertainment Television!