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Don’t understand hoopla around weddings: Zoya Akhtar

Zoya Akhtar’s web series Made in Heaven is a satire on modern Indian weddings. The Amazon Prime Video original will begin streaming from March 8. Written by Priyanka Sharma | Mumbai | Published: February 27, 2019 8:55:14 am.The Amazon Prime Video original will begin streaming from March 8.
Written by Priyanka Sharma | Mumbai | Top News Pak aircraft crossed over, but missed target Nine airports temporarily closed for civilian flightsIAF chopper crashes in JKs Budgam, at least two dead Made in Heaven will begin streaming on Amazon Prime Video from March 8.It was a chat with her wedding planner friend a few years ago that led Zoya Akhtar to her latest subject of intrigue Indian weddings which forms the backdrop of her maiden web series Made in Heaven.
The Amazon Prime Video original, which is written by Zoya, Reema Kagti and Alankrita Shrivastava, is a satire on modern Indian weddings.AdvertisingIn India, people give prominence to your wedding day.There a lot of projection involved. It can be a beautiful and a sacred union if you are with the person you want to be with, but I dont understand the hoopla around it.The show goes behind the scenes of the event that we borrow money for, go into debt. Its more that than the actual marriage, Zoya told an audience at the series premiere on Tuesday evening.
The Gully Boy director said she and filmmaker Nitya Mehra, who is the show-runner, had been wanting to develop a story on this subject since she had been privy to what goes into making a wedding come alive. The show has nine episodes and four directors including Nitya, Zoya Akhtar, Alankrita Shrivastava and Prashant Nair.
The shows primary cast includes Shobhita Dhulipala, Arjun Mathur, Jim Sarbh, Kalki Koechlin, Shashank Arora and Shivani Raghuvanshi of Titli fame. Also present at the screening was Alankrita Shrivastava, who assessed the difference in working on films and web.

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