Here is some exciting news for dilemma observers! Hum saath saath hai Actress Sonali Bendre is all set to make her OTT debut with the series Broken News In Zee5. The Bendre series is the first in a partnership between Zee5 and BBC Studios, the production and distribution arm of the British media group British Broadcasting Cooperation (BBC).
Bendre took her to Instagram and shared the teaser of the show with the caption, “I’m still in the process of making it happen !! Finally … the ‘news’ is out! Coming back to the set, getting back into the creative process, interacting with my co-stars and the director লাগ it’s great to bring a character to life. I’m so happy to be making my OTT debut with Zee5, we’ve done a lot together and it feels like family. I’ve loved the idea of this show since the beginning of the journey and I’m proud of the way it turned out … I can’t wait for all of you to see it. “
The series is directed by Binoy Waikul and is an adaptation of the British series Press. The original series was created and written by author Mike Bartlett and is based in a print newsroom.
The show covers two rival news channels – Awaaz Bharati and Josh News 24/7. While Awaaz Bharati is an independent and ethical news channel, Josh 24/7 News is a channel that focuses on sensational and aggressive journalism. In addition to Bendre, Broken News Notable actors like Joydeep Ahlawat, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Indranial Sengupta, Taruk Raina, Akash Khurana and Kiran Kumar.
Zee5 Chief Content Officer for Hindi Originals Nimisha Pandey said, “Broken News This is a very relevant story for the time we live in. We are delighted to be partnering with BBC Studios India and director Binoy Waikul to bring this story to life. It’s an exciting drama that depicts the subtleties of the media houses and the daily grind of a newsroom. “
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