Filmmaker Neeraj Pandey is set to make another web show based on Amit Lodha’s 2018 book, Bihar Diaries: The True Story of How Bihar’s Most Dangerous Criminal Was Caught.
According to the reports, the filmmaker has already completed the script and commence the shoot sometime around August this year. It has also been reported that Laila Majnu and Bulbbul fame actor Avinash Tiwary has been roped in to play the lead in this show.
The show is produced by Pandey’s own digital content company, Friday Storytellers. Neeraj Pandey will direct the six-part series in partnership with Zee5’s Rangbaaz co-director Bhav Dhulia.
Avinash will be seen playing the role of real-life IPS officer Amit Lodha.
The show will narrate the story of how Amit arrested Vijay Samrat, one of Bihar’s most feared ganglords, notorious for extortion, kidnapping, and the massacre of scores of people.
The actor will start working on the show once he completes the Amazon Prime series Dongri To Dubai.