After the announcement of a biopic on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, now a 10-part web series on the country chief is underway.
After the announcement of a biopic on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, now a 10-part web series on the country’s premier is underway. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and announced that Eros Now and Benchmark Pictures have collaborated to produce the biopic web-series titled ‘Modi’. The project will be helmed by filmmaker Umesh Shukla, who has previously directed critically acclaimed ventures like ‘Oh My God’ and ‘102 Not Out’. It is all set to premiere on Eros Now in April.
Adarsh also unveiled the first look poster to the upcoming venture which read that you know the leader, but do you know the man? Taran captioned the post saying that Eros Now and Benchmark Pictures [Umesh Shukla and Ashish Wagh] to produce the biopic titled Modi directed by Umesh Shukla. Premieres in April 2019 on Eros Now.
Here’s the post:
Now a 10-part *web series* on PM Narendra Modi… Eros Now and Benchmark Pictures [Umesh Shukla and Ashish Wagh] to produce the biopic… Titled #Modi… Directed by Umesh Shukla [who directed #OhMyGod and #102NotOut]… Premieres in April 2019 on Eros Now… First look poster: pic.twitter.com/a6W0S6VftS
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) March 13, 2019
Meanwhile, the Bollywood venture ‘PM Narendra Modi’ starring Vivek Oberoi as the Indian Prime Minister is scheduled to release later this year. The film also stars Darshan Kumaar, Boman Irani, Zarina Wahab, Manoj Joshi, Barkha Bisht Sengupta, Akshat R Saluja, Anjan Shrivastav, Rajendra Gupta and Yatin Karyekar.
Vivek Anand Oberoi’s Tweet:
— Vivek Anand Oberoi (@vivekoberoi) January 7, 2019
The biopic will follow the journey of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from his humble beginnings to his years as Chief Minister of Gujarat onto his landmark win at the 2014 election and finally being nominated as the 14th Prime Minister of India.
The film will be directed by Omung Kumar. He has previously helmed some critically acclaimed biopic films including ‘Mary Kom’ and ‘ Sarbjit’. It is going to be produced by Suresh Oberoi and Sandip SSingh under the banner of Legend Global Studio. Reportedly, the film will be shot across Delhi, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttarakhand, among other locations in the country, over a period of a few months.