Siddharth Roy Kapur is a well-known film producer in B Town. With the popularity of OTT platforms, he now seems to be moving towards digital media aimed at the New Age audience. According to the latest findings, filmmaker Siddharth has now acquired the exclusive film rights to the best-selling book from 2019, The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company. Deadline for the conversion into a series by the writer William Dalrymple. Yes, you heard it right, Kapur is now planning to convert this non-fiction book into series for the digital audience.
While Sidharth Roy Kapur spoke to Deadline about it, he said it was an interesting cross-border collaboration because it gave talent not only to people in the US or the UK, but also to India. Indian writers will have the local perspective, texture, taste and character when it comes to structure and sometimes even size. He went on to say that local authors and Western authors can add a lot of help.
Check what the producer has to say when it confirms this message by tweeting on the microblogging website. Have a look at:
The story should unfold in the most fascinating way! #SiddharthRoyKapur announces an international series adaptation of @DalrympleWill& # 39; s acclaimed worldwide bestseller, #TheAnarchyTheRelentlessRiseofTheEastIndiaCompany#roykapurfilms #Series https://t.co/tLt5pmJcrt
– Roy Kapur Films (@roykapurfilms) June 23, 2020
The book talks about the rise of the East India Company in India, which uses the violent and crafty colonial power to rule the Indian subcontinent. Stay tuned to learn more about it and others only from us.