Enable Javscript for better performance
Fireflies - Parth aur Jugnu to stream on Zee5 on this date- Cinema express

Fireflies - Parth aur Jugnu to stream on Zee5 on this date

The upcoming fantasy drama series is written by Alok Sharma

Published: 19th April 2023
Fireflies - Parth aur Jugnu to stream on Zee5 on this date

Fireflies - Parth aur Jugnu, the upcoming fantasy drama series, is directed by the National award-winning filmmaker Hemant Gaba. The series will premiere on ZEE5 on May 5.

Written by Alok Sharma, the series stars Meet Mukhi, Aekam Binjwe, Madhoo Shah, Priyanshu Chaterjee, Luke Kenny, Akshat Singh, Zoya Afroz, Varun Kapoor, Harshit Bhojwani, Anaya Shivan, Riva Arora, Rahul Singh, and Hitesh Dave.  

According to the makers, the series revolves around a 14-year-old boy named Parth, played by Mukhi, who meets Jugnu, played by Aekam Binjwe, a mystical kid from the haunted forest of Bheem Mukteshwar. Together they embark on a journey full of action-packed adventure, self-discovery, and bedtime stories. The series unravels emotions like teenage friendship, exploration, mythology and life lessons of good vs evil. 

The coming-of-age series is shot in the hills of Himachal Pradesh. Renowned mythologist and author Devdutt Pattanaik serves as the script consultant and American comic book writer who has work extensively with DC and Marvel, Ron Marz is the script doctor. 

Director Hemant Gaba said, “We hope Fireflies - Parth aur Jugnu will turn out to be a dark horse in the web space and encourage both OTT platforms and production agencies to venture into the fantasy genre targeted at kids, teenagers and family audiences”.

Related Articles


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.