ALTBalaji and ZEE5’s forthcoming epic period drama ‘Paurashpur’ seems to have all the makings of a true-blue magnum opus – epic narrative, a significant ensemble of renowned television and film actors, and a budget to match!
The grandeur, scale, and budget of the magnum opus ‘Paurashpur‘ as depicted in the posters, teaser, and magnificent trailer of the show is a testament to the makers’ vision to back a subject like this. It is speculated to be one of the most expensive shows on OTT.
ALTBalaji has been churning out entertaining and engaging content ever since its inception, and especially during the lockdown, one of India’s leading homegrown OTT platforms has produced some brilliant shows catering to the mass audience. One such show mounted on a vast scale is Paurashpur. Be it opulent sets, bright costumes, or great actors, the makers of the show have left no stone unturned to make it a visual spectacle.
A source informs, “Around 300 technicians and 1000 junior artists have worked on the show for the entire schedule. The makers have got on board the right people the project deserves, irrespective of the budget. For instance, they have roped in renowned set designer Nitin Desai for lavish sets, costume designer Late Leena Daru for costumes, and above all, a great ensemble of well-renowned television and film actors.”
Touted to be one of the biggest web series ever brought to the audiences, ALTBalaji and ZEE5’s magnum opus Paurashpur is already making headlines. Directed by Shachindra Vats, the period drama web-series stars Shilpa Shinde, Milind Soman, Sahil Salathia, Shaheer Sheikh, Annu Kapoor, Anantvijay Joshi, Poulomi Das, Flora Saini, Aditya Lal, and others.
Shot against the backdrop of 16th century India, the world of Paurashpur brings to you love, lust, blood-stained swords & gender struggles, magnificent sets with hard-hitting dialogues, all with a superstar cast, on 29th December 2020, only on ALTBalaji & ZEE5!!