Srijit Mukherji is currently in news for directing Ali Fazal's Forget Me Not in Ray.
Bengali filmmaker Srijit Mukherjee is all set to collaborate with Hoichoi for their next venture together. The National Award-winning director, who is currently in news for helming the Ray’s anthology Forget Me Not, starring Ali Fazal in the lead role, has been the mastermind behind some popular films like Dwitiyo Purush and Gumnaami.
He is now set to collaborate with the OTT platform for a web series named Rekke. Hoichoi has released a rather unique and interesting menu while making the announcement.
The menu consists of - Nirupam Nalli Nihari, Muskani Mithai
Attar Biryani, Khasnobiser Khow Suey and Shikdar Seekh Kabab. Rekke is also called ‘Rabindranath Ekhane Kokhono Khete Asenni (Rabindranath never came to eat here).’
The series is based on Bangladeshi writer Mohammad Nazimuddin’s novel.
It stars Rahul Bose, Anirban Bhattacharya, Anjan Dutt, Anirban Chakraborty and Bangladeshi actress Ajmeri Haque Bandhan in the lead roles. While Rahul plays the role of Nirupam Chandar, Ajmeri would be seen as Mushkan Zuberi. Meanwhile, Anirban will be seen in the role of Atar Ali.
On the web series front, Srijit is all set to present the second season of his popular show Feluda Pherot. On the movies front, he will be helming X=Prem which has also been confirmed for release on Hoichoi. He also has Oti Uttam and Shabaash Mithu in his kitty.