Geetika Lizardi, whose writing credit come with “Bridgerton,” “Mira, Royal Detective” and “Outsourced,” is hooked up to jot down and also will function showrunner. The venture comes out of the first-look deal between 5th Season-backed Blink49 Studios and Canadian YouTuber and previous past due evening megastar Lilly Singh’s Unicorn Island Productions.
“Arzu” follows an excellent, younger heiress who escapes scandal in Mumbai and lands in New York Town. However whilst coaching to go into into glamorous New york top society, Arzu dangers throwing all of it away for the journey of dwelling existence on her personal phrases.
The sequence can be government produced by means of Singh and Polly Auritt for Unicorn Island Productions, Carolyn Newman and Virginia Rankin for Blink49 Studios, Chandran and Lizardi.
Chandran stated: “I’m thrilled to be a part of a display that is stuffed with glamor, romance and drama that still fearlessly touches on societal problems. It’s been a dream operating with Blink49 and Unicorn Island Productions in addition to being reunited with Geetika in this. Excited for the arena to peer it”
“’Arzu’ exemplifies the very essence of our preliminary collaboration with Lilly and Unicorn Island Productions,” stated Carolyn Newman, government VP of world scripted tv, Blink49 Studios. “We’re delighted to welcome Charithra as our lead actress who brings intensity and air of secrecy to the venture in addition to to be operating along Geetika to evolve this fascinating narrative for tv.”
Lilly Singh, president of Unicorn Island Productions, added: “’Arzu’ is an inspiring tale a few girl who rejects societal norms in choose of her personal passions and interests. It’s horny, unexpected, and subverts the restricted South Asian stereotypes we’ve grown all too conversant in seeing.”
“I’m delighted to paintings with Charithra and Lilly to carry Riva’s sensible, horny and aspirational novel to existence,” stated Lizardi. “I particularly love that Arzu’s adventure is so private to our stories as South Asian ladies, and on the identical time, a coming-of-age tale with common resonance.”
Lizardi is represented by means of 3 Arts Leisure, A3 Artists Company and Jackoway Austen Tyerman Wertheimer Mandelbaum Morris Bernstein Trattner & Klein. Chandran is represented by means of Gersh, Jonathan Arun Workforce and Narrative. Lilly Singh is represented by means of WME and controlled by means of XX Artists.