A book that explores the journey of a mysterious Aghori who has been captured at a high-tech facility would be adapted to make the Web series. Dhoni to produce mythological Sci-fi Web Series
The mythological sci-fi web series will be backed by former India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who forayed in the entertainment industry with a documentary as producer last year.
The two-time World Cup-winning captains , media company Dhoni Entertainment produced their debut project the documentary Web series “Roar of the Lion” in 2019.
It charted the comeback of the Chennai Super Kings, the Chennai franchise of the Indian Premier League (IPL), under skipper Dhoni, following a two-year suspension for spot-fixing, Directed by Kabir Khan.
An adaptation of an unpublished book by debutant author will now be produced by Dhoni Entertainment.
Sakshi Dhoni, wife of Dhoni is the managing director of the production house and she said the upcoming series is a “thrilling adventure.”
The book is a mythological sci-fi which explores the journey of a mysterious Aghori who has been captured at a high-tech facility. “The secrets revealed by this Aghori could alter the myths of the ancient, beliefs of the existing and course of the forthcoming.”
“We would like to ensure that we execute all the aspects of this universe and bring out every character and story to the screen, with as much precision as possible. Web-series fit our purpose better than adapting it into a feature film,” she said.
The process of locking the cast and location for the series is under way.