This Valentine’s Day, Audible, adds heartfelt and fresh stories for listeners to enjoy featuring some of India’s most celebrated talent. Included in the lineup are three new marquee shows launched on Valentine’s Day; two of which are produced by popular, new age media houses, DICE media and TVF. And, that includes the third season of ‘Permanent Roommates’ – a prequel to the popular webseries.
The new Valentine’s Day program:
- Pitching Pyaar: A light-hearted coming of age love story by DICE media, of a young aspiring entrepreneur who meets the girl of his dreams just as his startup has its first shot at securing an investor. Can Kabir (Veer Rajwant Singh) convince his investor to take a chance on his dream and Nikki (Shreya Dhanwanthary) to take their relationship to the next level?
- Permanent Roommates S3: The first-ever audio spin-off of TVF’s popular web series featuring Mikesh (Sumeet Vyas) and Tanya (Nidhi Singh). The third season on Audible is a prequel to the web series and reveals for the first time how this beloved couple met and fell in love. Season 3 of the audio series meets the couple after they’ve been in a long-distance relationship, with Mikesh and Tanya realizing they are destined for a permanent future together.
- Old School Romance: Evoking a sense of nostalgia, the podcast evokes beautiful anecdotes of love and relationships. The podcast features renowned celebrities Vishwanathan Anand (five-time World Chess Champion Grandmaster), Sharman Joshi (actor), Sanjeev Kapoor (renowned celebrity chef), Shaan (leading singer and music composer), Cyrus Broacha (Comedian, VJ and host) among others
- Dil Local 2: An Audible Original podcast written and narrated by Divya Prakash Dubey that takes listeners through different journeys and relationships of individuals on the Mumbai local. This 10-episode podcast brings to life characters and emotions that evoke nostalgia at every stop
- 9 Unique Stories of Love from Wattpad: Listeners can enjoy popular titles from Wattpad, an online social reading platform intended for users to read and write original stories. This selection includes His Replaced Bride, Arranged Marriage, Cursed, Soft Pillows, The Girl He Never Noticed, V1 and V2, The Bad Boy and The Tomboy and Did you Get Your Period?
Along with the Valentine’s Day slate, listeners can also enjoy other recently launched, celebrity-voiced romantic titles including:
- Sasural Wonder Phool: Love, sex and social taboo collide in a unique romantic comedy featuring Bollywood’s beloved, Sanya Malhotra and Varun Sharma.
- Darmiyaan: Love, loss and shocking twists are what make this first-ever audio series, from one of India’s top producers Ekta Kapoor and featuring TV superstars Shabir Ahluwalia and Sriti Jha, an epic show. The show is conceptualized by Balaji and has been one of the most popular shows on Audible.
- Mine and Yours (Season 2): A modern love triangle featuring Sayani Gupta, Kubbra Sait and Nakuul Mehta, that explores topics like sexuality, soulmates and finding true love.