Mumbai: Streaming service Prime Video on Wednesday introduced that the Telugu model of its “Fashionable Love” anthology collection will premiere on July 8. Earlier this yr, the streamer had introduced three native variations of its worldwide collection “Fashionable Love”, based mostly on The New York Occasions’ eponymous column.
“Fashionable Love Hyderabad” comes solely two months after the discharge of “Fashionable Love Mumbai”, the Hindi version. The Telugu model, which will likely be adopted by “Fashionable Love Chennai” (Tamil), brings collectively 4 filmmakers Nagesh Kukunoor, Venkatesh Maha, Uday Gurrala and Devika Bahudhanam.
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The filmmaker, finest identified for movies akin to Iqbal and Dor, has additionally helmed two different movies within the anthology — Fuzzy Purple and Filled with Thorns, starring Aadhi Pinisetty and Ritu Varma, and Why Did She Depart Me There ? with Suhasini Maniratnam and Naresh Agastya. Gurrala has directed What Clown Wrote This Script, which options Abijeet Duddala and Malavika Nair.
About That Rustle within the Bushes is directed by Bahudhanam and stars Ulka Gupta and Naresh. Maha is the director behind Discovering Your Penguin, starring Komalee Prasad. Aparna Purohit, head of India Originals at Amazon Prime Video, stated the streaming platform is happy to deliver forth the second Indian version within the worldwide franchise after the success of Fashionable Love Mumbai.
Purohit stated the tales, set in Hyderabad, discover the tradition, historical past and the confluence of tradition by its by lanes like by no means earlier than.
” Fashionable Love Hyderabad’ explores the thrill, issues, tribulations and therapeutic energy of affection. Working with Elahe Hiptoola and Nagesh Kukunoor to inform these emotionally charged however rooted tales have been an unbelievable inventive journey of ideation and collaboration, she stated in a press release.
Kukunoor stated he’s delighted to accomplice with Prime Video on the Fashionable Love franchise, which has touched the hearts of followers and audiences the world over.
“Not like New York and Mumbai, that are megapolises, the attraction of Fashionable Love Hyderabad’ lies in the truth that it’s a metropolis which has witnessed fast modernisation within the final decade or so whereas maintaining in contact with its multi-cultural roots.
“This made for a wonderful examine in how the true cultural essence and social cloth of town might function in these tales of recent love, the Nationwide Award-winning director stated.
A SIC Productions, the brand new Telugu Amazon Authentic collection is produced by creator Elahe Hiptoola with Kukunoor additionally serving because the showrunner.