Alia Bhatt, a renowned Bollywood actor, has stepped into the role of an executive producer for the upcoming Prime Video series ‘Poacher.’ The series, helmed by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Richie Mehta, sheds light on the issue of illegal poaching in India and is set to start streaming from February 23. The show features Nimisha Sajayan, Roshan Mathew, and Dibyendu Bhattacharya in pivotal roles.
‘Poacher’ is an investigative crime series inspired by real events, focusing on the problem of ivory poaching in India. The series will be available in Malayalam, Hindi, and English, with Richie Mehta serving as the creator, writer, and director.
Alia Bhatt, who made her debut as a producer with the 2022 Netflix India film ‘Darlings’, expressed her excitement about being part of the series. She emphasized the personal significance and the impact of ‘Poacher,’ stating, “The impact of Poacher was deeply personal, and Richie’s portrayal of the urgent issue of wildlife crime resonated strongly with me and the team.” Alia was moved by the storytelling, particularly since it is based on true events, and aims to shed light on the brutal crimes occurring in the forests. She hopes ‘Poacher’ will serve as an eye-opener and deliver a powerful message to be more compassionate and considerate towards all living beings.
The series boasts a talented team, including DOP Johan Aidt, composer Andrew Lockington, and editor Beverly Mills. It is produced by QC Entertainment, in collaboration with Suitable Pictures, Poor Man’s Productions, and Eternal Sunshine Productions. Alan McAlex, known for his work on “A Suitable Boy,” serves as the producer for Suitable Pictures.
Moreover, Alia’s involvement in the series has been lauded by QC principals Edward H Hamm Jr, Raymond Mansfield, and Sean McKittrick, who expressed their excitement about her commitment to championing positive causes and raising awareness for the important issues the show addresses.
With its focus on environmental conservation and compelling storytelling, ‘Poacher’ is expected to make a significant impact upon its release on Prime Video.
1. ✍️When will ‘Poacher’ start streaming?✍️
The series ‘Poacher’ is set to start streaming on Prime Video from February 23.
2. ✍️Who are the key actors in the series?✍️
The series features Nimisha Sajayan, Roshan Mathew, and Dibyendu Bhattacharya in pivotal roles.
3. ✍️What languages will ‘Poacher’ be available in?✍️
The series will be available in Malayalam, Hindi, and English.
4. ✍️Who is the director of ‘Poacher’?✍️
The series is helmed by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Richie Mehta.
The collaboration of Alia Bhatt as an executive producer and Richie Mehta as the director for the series ‘Poacher’ has sparked significant anticipation. As the series delves into the issue of illegal poaching in India while aiming to deliver a powerful message about environmental conservation, it is poised to make a strong impact upon its release on Prime Video. Alia Bhatt’s involvement in the project reflects her commitment to championing positive causes, adding another layer of significance to the series.