Kasautii Zindagii Kay (The Trials of Life) is an Indian television series created by Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms on Star Plus. The show starred Shweta Tiwari, Cezzane Khan later replaced by Hiten Tejwani, Ronit Roy and Urvashi Dholakia, who portrayed Prerna Sharma, Anurag Basu, Rishabh Bajaj and Komolika Majumdar. The show explored the story of Anurag and Prerna who were meant to fall in love yet separated throughout their lives and achieved union only after death.
Kasautii Zindagii Kay became the third longest running Indian television series after Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii— all three of which were produced by Balaji Telefilms. The show recorded one of the highest TRPs and introduced many popular faces like Shweta Tiwari, Cezanne Khan, Urvashi Dholakia, Ronit Roy and Geetanjali Tikekar.
A reboot of the show, also titled Kasautii Zindagii Kay, is currently on air in Star Plus from September 25 2018. This reboot has been remade in Kannada language titled Premloka.
In 2007, Khan was replaced by Hiten Tejwani in the series.
This series is now playing on Hotstar.
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