Vidya Balan ready to play the role of Indira Gandhi in next Web Series

In the film industry, the makers are also giving preference to making biopics. They have also produced some sensational hits. Now it seems that biopics are the most sought-after movies nowadays.

From releasing Mary Kom to a recent Sanju, directors are hunting for some real-life stories in a bid to inspire the audience. The formula is working quite well.

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Bollywood actress Vidya Balan will soon be seen portraying former PM Indira Gandhi in the latter’s biopic which will actually be a web series. It would be very interesting to see how Vidya Balan goes about her business with regards to this new project.

The upcoming web series will be entirely based on the book, ‘Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister,’ scripted by a popular journalist Sagarika Ghose.

Vidya Balan expressed her interest in teaming up with people very soon. According to Vidya Balan, there are too many wow factors which are not that easy to depict it in a film. They decided to turn it into a web series so that every snippet of information is shown well to the audience.

Talking to Mid-day, she said, “There is too much material for it be made into a film. So, we decided to turn it into a web series. We don’t know how many seasons we will be allotted to it. We are in the process of putting together a team.”

The upcoming web-series will be produced by Ronnie Screwvala which includes a plenty of research and planning. The seasons and the dates of the series have not been finalized yet.

Hailing from Chennai, Chaithanya G is the Managing Director of TheYouth. He has dedicated his whole life to reading and writing.