Actors Revathi, Nithya Menon and director Nagesh Kukunoor are some of the names who will be seen as part of the upcoming anthology ‘Modern Love Hyderabad’.
The Hyderabad edition of the acclaimed international original anthology ‘Modern Love’ showcases six diverse stories exploring the different facets and forms of love rooted in the city’s many unique surroundings.
The anthology includes ‘My Unlikely Pandemic Dream Partner’ directed by Nagesh Kukunoor and stars Revathi, Nithya Menon.
Kukunoor’s ‘Fuzzy, Purple and Full of Thorns’ stars Aadhi Pinisetti and Ritu Varma. Uday Gurrala directed ‘What Clown White This’ script‘ Abhijit Dudala and Malavika Nair will share the screen space.
Then there is ‘why did he leave me there’? Reunited by Kukunoor starring Suhasini Mani Ratnam and Naresh Agastya.
Directed by Devika Bahudhanam, ‘About That Rustle in the Bush’ stars Ulka Gupta and Naresh.
Venkatesh Maha played Komali Prasad in ‘Finding Your Penguin’.
Aparna Purohit, Head of India Originals, Amazon Prime Video, said: “‘Modern Love Hyderabad’ explores the joys, complications, tribulations and healing power of love. Elahe Hiptula and Nagesh Kukunoor to tell emotionally charged but rooted stories Working with has been an incredibly creative journey of idea and collaboration.”
“Set in the city of Hyderabad, these stories explore the confluence of culture, history and culture through their streets like never before. We are sure these stories will make you smile, laugh, cry, cry and restore your faith in the power of love.
Kukunoor said that unlike the New York and Mumba versions, which are cosmopolitan, the allure of ‘Modern Love Hyderabad’ lies in the fact that it is a city that has seen rapid modernization over the past decade, while keeping in touch with Multi-cultural roots.
“It made for an excellent study of how the true cultural essence and social fabric of the city can be incorporated into these tales of modern love,” said the showrunner and one of the directors.
Produced under the banner of SIC Productions, the new Telugu Amazon Original series will be available to stream on Prime Video from July 8.
A SIC Productions, the new Telugu Amazon Original Series is produced by well-known producer Ilahe Hiptula, with Nagesh Kukunoor as the showrunner.
“The audiences are in for entertainment as the anthology features some of the best actors in the region who are masters of their craft and are directed by reputed filmmakers. We have some fantastic composers who have composed the original tracks for the episodes while enhancing the unique Hyderabadi flavor of all our stories,” said producer Ilahe Hiptula.