Netflix has introduced that Shanker Raman and Pawan Kumar will co-direct its upcoming sequence Leila. The 2 will share the directing duties with filmmaker Deepa Mehta who began engaged on the mission, the streaming big mentioned in a press release.
Primarily based on Prayaag Akbar’s e book, Leila will function Huma Qureshi and Siddharth Suryanarayan within the lead.
Set in a dystopian world, the sequence will observe Shalini, a mom looking for her daughter Leila whom she misplaced one tragic summer time. She offers with numerous hardships in the midst of her search, in a narrative of longing, religion and loss.
Mehta who has helmed movies equivalent to Earth, Fireplace, Water and Midnight’s Youngsters will function the inventive govt producer whereas screenwriter Urmi Juvekar of Oye Fortunate! Fortunate Oye! and Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is serving because the showrunner on the six-episode sequence. Leila will premiere globally on Netflix in 2019.
Qureshi had shared an image from the units of the present earlier this month:
(With inputs from Press Belief of India)
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