Sonali Bendre is all set to make her OTT debut with upcoming series The Broken News. The actress recently took to her social media handle to share a clip from the same, as she announced the news. The series will also star Pataal Lok’s Jaideep Ahlawat.
Sonali Bendre captioned the post, “I’m still processing that this is actually happening !! Finally… the ‘news’ is out. It feels so good to be back on set, back to the creative process, interacting with my co-actors and director… bringing life to a character. I’m so happy to make my OTT debut with @ zee5, we’ve done so much together and it feels like family. I loved the concept of this show from the get go and am so proud of how it’s turned out. Can’t wait for you all to see it. ”
The web-series will be an Indian adaptation of the British show Press which released earlier in 2018. Along with Sonali Bendre and Jaideep Ahlawat, it also stars Shriya Pilgaonkar. The series is directed by Vinay Waikul, who had also directed another web series called Aranyak.
Sonali Bendre is well known for her 1990s Bollywood movies. These movies include Sarfarosh, Diljale and Major Saab. The actress is also a cancer survivor who judged reality shows such as Indian Idol and India’s Got Talent.
The series will also feature Indraneil Sengupta, Taaruk Raina, Aakash Khurana and Kiran Kumar.