An exciting scoop of the day for all the bollywood buffs and netizens here is that one of the most iconic bollywood production houses, Abundantia Entertainment acquires rights of Nirav Modi book for series.
Known for giving us hit and iconic bollywood films like Baby, Airlift, Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, Shakuntala Devi, and the recent Sherni, Abundantia Entertainment acquires rights of Nirav Modi book for series.
Authored by Pavan C. Lall, the book is set to be adapted as a multi-season series and its really exciting scoop to know that Abundantia Entertainment acquires rights of Nirav Modi book for series.
Abundantia Entertainment, the producer of entertaining and impactful films like Sherni, Shakuntala Devi, Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, Airlift, and original series like Breathe and Breathe: Into The Shadows, has acquired the rights of a journalist, Pavan C. Lall’s captivating book “Flawed: The Rise and Fall of India’s Diamond Mogul Nirav Modi” that will be adapted into a dramatized, multi-season series for streaming. Scripting is presently underway and a set of exciting creative talent is being attached to the project.
The book, “Flawed: The Rise and Fall of India’s Diamond Mogul Nirav Modi” depicts the story of high-profile tycoon Nirav Modi, one of the biggest diamond merchants in India. The book is based on personal encounters, incisive interviews, and meticulous research conducted by the author, investigative journalist, Pavan C. Lall. Lall will also serve as a consultant writer for the series adaptation. The book narrates detailed and fascinating aspects of Nirav Modi’s rise to power and his subsequent fall, unraveling the persona of the man behind one of the biggest financial scandals in India. Pavan C Lall was advised and represented by leading entertainment and media rights advisor, Priyanka Khimani.
Author Pavan C. Lall added, “It is an extremely exciting opportunity, and I am thrilled to be a part of this book-to-screen adaptation journey. Capturing the sensibility of a book in a cinematic way is not a simple task but I have full faith in Abundantia Entertainment and believe that they will do complete justice to this endeavor and give Flawed the appropriate visual mounting. Flawed: The Rise… is my effort to bring to the audience the tale of a larger-than-life entrepreneur – his spectacular rise and equally dramatic fall which brought an entire industry to its knees”.
About Abundantia –
Founded in 2013 by Vikram Malhotra (formerly, COO – Viacom18 Motion Pictures), Abundantia Entertainment is India’s premier content company focused on developing and producing progressive, insight-based, and uniquely Indian stories for a global audience.
Operating across film and streaming platforms, Abundantia Entertainment boasts of critically acclaimed and commercial hits like Baby, Airlift, Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, Shakuntala Devi, and the recent Sherni. The company has an exciting slate of films in the pipeline, top-lined by ‘Chhorii’, the remake of the Marathi horror film, Lapachhapi, headlined by Nushrratt Bharrucha and directed by Vishal Furia, Abhishek Sharma’s action-adventure, ‘Ram Setu’ starring Akshay Kumar, Suresh Triveni’s intense drama, ‘Jalsa’, starring Vidya Balan and Shefali Shah and a murder-mystery by the Shakuntala Devi director, Anu Menon, as well as films by talented filmmakers like Hardik Mehta and Aarif Sheikh, among others.
Abundantia Entertainment was a pioneer creator in the streaming world with its Amazon Original, ‘Breathe’ in 2018. This was followed by its much-loved second season, Breathe: Into The Shadows, which also marked the digital debut of movie stars Abhishek Bachchan and Nithya Menen and brought back Amit Sadh from the first season. Exciting content in development as streaming originals includes an Amazon Original, ‘The End’ starring Indian superstar Akshay Kumar, an all-women-led ensemble ‘Hush Hush’ for Amazon Prime Video, a serialized drama based on the book ‘Men Who Killed Gandhi’, a multi-season crime drama, based on the bestselling ‘Rita Ferreira’ books and the remake of the Israeli hit YA series, ‘The Missing’.
To focus on high-growth and high-potential segments and genres, Abundantia Entertainment has launched two genre verticals – ‘Psych’ for horror and paranormal and ‘Filters’ for the Young Adult segment and is actively developing content under these.
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