Harshad Chopda agreed to stay on the show, hoping that the changes promised by the producer would indeed breathe new life into his character. But, read what all happened…
In a shocking turn of events, it has come to light that the talented actor, Harshad Chopda, who portrays the character of Abhimanyu Birla in the longest-running television show ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai,’ has contemplated leaving the show due to creative differences and emotional exhaustion. A source close to the show has revealed exclusive details about this shocking decision. Scroll down to know more.
Why Harshad Chopda Wanted To Quit YRKKH
According to our insider, Harshad Chopda had been growing increasingly discontent with the way his character, Abhimanyu Birla, was evolving on the show. A source close to the actor noted that he had confided in them about feeling emotionally drained by the demanding role. The source stated, “Harshad is a dedicated actor, and he has given his all to Abhimanyu’s character. However, he’s not happy with the way his character is evolving and the time it has been emotionally unwell. He believes his audience deserves better”. Also Read: Makers Want Niharika Chouksey In Bigg Boss Season 17.
Harshad Chopda had invested countless hours and emotional energy into bringing Abhimanyu Birla to life. He had witnessed his character’s highs and lows, but lately, he felt that the script wasn’t doing justice to the character or the audience’s expectations. In a bid to salvage his experience on the show, Harshad approached the makers of YRKKH with a request for changes in his character’s storyline. Unfortunately, the makers were not keen on altering the storyline, and they turned down Harshad’s ideas.
Harshad’s Decision to Leave
Harshad made a firm decision to part ways with the show. The source continued, “Harshad felt that it was time to move on and explore other creative avenues. He had grown attached to the character of Abhimanyu and wanted to see it flourish, but when that vision wasn’t aligned with the makers, he knew it was time to say goodbye.”
Rajan Shahi’s Intervention
This move raised alarm for Rajan Shahi, realizing the gravity of the situation and the immense popularity of Harshad, and decided to have a heart-to-heart conversation with the actor. The producer managed to convince the actor to stay on the show. Sources reveal that Shahi assured Harshad that he would work closely with the creative team to address his concerns. He promised that the character of Abhimanyu Birla would receive the attention it deserved and that Harshad’s talent would shine through.
Harshad, impressed by the makers’ commitment to make things right, decided to give it another shot. He agreed to stay on the show, hoping that the changes promised by the producer would indeed breathe new life into his character.