The Prince of Tollywood has always been a pioneer in trying out new things. Recently, he floated a theatre business which has world-class projection and state of the heart technology. Now, Mahesh Babu is testing waters in the digital space.
Yes, Mahesh Babu and wife Namrata Shirodkar are producing a web-series titled Charlie. The couple has partnered with Jio to produce this crime detective thriller, which will be under the direction by a newcomer.
It says that the team had researched a lot and even met some Naxalites to gather information. The series will have 24 episodes but the makers haven’t split them into seasons.
Nivas, assistant cinematographer of Prasad Murella and Kaala Bhairava, son of composer MM Keeravani might be on board for this series which will be shot in Ramoji Rao city and the Hyderabad airport.
Official information regarding the web-series is yet to be out. Mahesh Babu wants to make this into a web-series that is on par with Hollywood standards.