Filmmaker Hansal Mehta is all set with multiple projects, especially the series on Mahatma Gandhi
Last Updated: 02.24 PM, Jan 06, 2023
National award-winning filmmaker Hansal Mehta has offered immense joy, excitement and immersive viewing experience to the audience since the past two years. During the pandemic, some of his celebrated web series and films including Scam 1992, Chhalaang, Modern Love: Mumbai and more released and were well-received.
Now that the filmmaker has multiple projects as a director as well as a producer, he said that every new year he approaches with a sense of joy and nervousness at the same time. He shared, "I approach each New Year with gratitude, hope, joy and nervousness in equal measure."
He also mentioned that for last couple of months, he has been working constantly. Very soon l, all the story that he and his team is trying to put out very passionately, will be released for the world to judge.
The filmmaker is producing the Pratik Gandhi starrer film Dedh Bigha Zameen and the web series Lootere. He is directing Scoop, Faraaz and The Buckingham Murders.
Faraaz is going to be a very special film for Hansal as the story is based on a true event of 16 July 2016 Dhaka attack which is considered one of the deadliest Islamist attacks in the history of Bangladesh. It took place in Holey Artisan Bakery where 29 people were killed by terrorists.
Hansal who is known for delivering award-winning films like Shahid, Citylights, Aligarh and Omerta among many others, is quite excited about the process of preparation for his all upcoming projects. He had previously received success on TV and films and is now a huge name on OTT too.
"I have more exciting stories to tell - particularly the show on Mahatma Gandhi which is going to be a big series and will commence principal photography later 2023. The preparation is going strong in all directions," said the filmmaker.
Hansal is also working on a film titled Indian Captain. The movie stars Kartik Aaryan as the main lead.