To put rest to all the speculations doing the rounds and clear the air, Excel Entertainment issues clarification on their collaboration over Amazon originals – Inside Edge, Mirzapur & Made In Heaven.
The film production company Excel Entertainment is co-owned by Farhan Akhtar and film producer Ritesh Sidhwani. Excel Entertainment has previously developed three web series.
All of them were made for Amazon Prime Video – Inside Edge, Mirzapur and Made in Heaven, charting wide success all across.
Excel Entertainment took to their handle and shared a clarification in viewer’s interest. They posted, “There has been a great deal of speculation doing the rounds since the weekend about budget cuts on Amazon originals produced by Excel media. We would like to clarify that these assumptions are not true. They have been great partners and we continue to collaborate with them on multiple shows”.
A clarification in viewers interest. pic.twitter.com/3VjkEAWqSX
— Excel Entertainment (@excelmovies) May 20, 2020
All of this started when journalist Rajeev Masand shared the news of both Netflix and Amazon Prime slashing budgets of their shows months ago. These included the Excel Entertainment shows – Mirzapur as well as Made In Heaven.
His report further stated that The Family Man creator Raj & DK have even agreed to pay cuts. As per the new budgets, alterations have been made and the duo would be making profits than what they would have originally made.