Miraj Entertainment will be bringing Novoneel Chakraborthy’s The Vacation to streaming audiences. The short story is part of Cheaters, an anthology that’s published by Penguin Random House India. The story, The Vacation, is a story about a person’s clash between loyalty and morals on social media.
This is one of the few times that Novoneel writes a thriller. Novoneel is mostly popular for his romantic stories. The story also talks about infidelity in modern times. Srikant Velagaleti will direct this series. Velagaleti has earlier directed Utt Pattang, that film released in 2011.
Web series creators are looking at book content since a while now, with the most popular being Sacred Games. Sacred Games was based on the book by Vikram Chandra, of the same name. Another book, The Bard of Blood, is being turned into a web series for Netflix. Emraan Hashmi stars in this espionage thriller, which is being produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chilles Entertainment.