ZEE5 to adapt Priya Kumar’s novel ‘I Will Go With You’ into a web series
MUMBAI: After foraying into multiple genres like biopics, thrillers, docudramas among others, ZEE5 is set to adapt a web series on ‘I Will Go With You’, one of noted author Priya Kumar’s best-selling novels.
Titled ‘Row No. 26’, the announcement on the cast, production house, and director will be made in due course.
The show will take audiences on an unforgettable ride of life and death. While the book has already garnered a great response from readers, ZEE5 promises that the show will do equal justice to the book and make the experience enthralling and immersive.
Announcing ZEE5’s first show based on a book, ZEE5 India business head Manish Aggarwal said, “From past experience, we have seen that our audiences love new formats of story-telling. This is our maiden foray into the genre of web series based on books – an interesting addition to our existing repertoire of genres such as thriller, comedy, docudrama, biopics, etc. ‘I Will Go With You’ by author Priya Kumar has received a phenomenal response from readers and our effort will be the same with Row No. 26.”
Author Priya Kumar commented, “Breathing life into my 5th book ‘I Will Go With You’, ZEE5 is all set for the story to take form into a web series titled Row No. 26. This will be an exciting journey for all the fans of ‘I Will Go With You’ onboarding The Flight of a Lifetime with ZEE5.”