Surprised by reading our headline? Well, we still can’t believe ourselves either, but this is HAPPENING! Priyanka Chopra will be producing ABC’s sitcom which will revolve around a Bollywood star (which will be played by Madhuri Dixit) and her actual life in the US along with her hubby (To be played by Madhuri’s REAL LIFE husband Dr. Sriram Nene). Reports suggest that the couple will be the executive producers for the same.
Speaking about the upcoming sitcom, Priyanka said “One of the favorite parts of my job as an actress-producer is that I can tell stories across genres, languages and to a varied audience. The story needs to appeal to me and impress me and what better than the incredible, real life of Madhuri Dixit. It’s unchartered territory for me but I’m happy I’ve taken another step in my creative journey as a producer.” She is excited to work with Madhuri and her husband Sriram Nene.
Talking about the concept which revolves around a Bollywood star who settles down after marriage in the US, she said, “It’s a fun concept and will be shot as a single-camera sitcom which will blend comedic and dramatic elements. I’ve only just begun developing the pilot but am rolling up my sleeves and getting to work.”
The sitcom in question will be the brainchild of American screenwriter Sri Rao, who is better known in the Bollywood scene for his work in Baar Baar Dekho.
So, are you fellas excited for the upcoming ABC sitcom? Do let us know!