Ever since Ekta Kapoor announced the remake of Kasautii Zindagii Kay, fans of the show were left wondering who would step into the heavy and responsible shoes of Shweta Tiwari (Prerna), Cezanne Khan (Anurag Basu) and Urvashi Dholakia (Komolika).

Erica Fernandes who was last seen in Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi was finalized to play the role of Prerna. Amidst rising speculations and anticipation, Ekta Kapoor finally released the first look of the show revealing Erica as Prerna.

Erica’s face is not revealed clearly, it doesn’t need a rocket science to identify her. KZK 2 that’s shot exactly like the original one featuring the lead couple with the dupatta, while the male lead’s face is hidden. Ekta took to Twitter to share the first promo of the show with the caption, ”Feeling excited to bring back the epic saga of love #KasautiiZindagiiKay, Coming Soon only on @StarPlus.” We had earlier informed you that the Erica has started shooting for the show which will launch in August at a primetime slot.

According to the Source actor Parth Saamthaan has been finalized to step into Anurag’s shoes. While Parth remains mum on the same, according to Mumbai Mirror, the actor was finalized on Friday night itself and will soon shoot for the promo video.

The show is likely to go on air by August and will also see Hina Khan playing the iconic role of Komolika, according to reports.

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