Srijit Mukherji’s Next ‘X-Ray: Selected Satyajit Shorts’ To Star Ali Fazal And Kay Kay Menon

Srijit Mukherji's Next ‘X-Ray: Selected Satyajit Shorts’ To Star Ali Fazal And Kay Kay Menon
Srijit Mukherji's Next ‘X-Ray: Selected Satyajit Shorts’ To Star Ali Fazal And Kay Kay Menon
Srijit Mukherji’s Next ‘X-Ray: Selected Satyajit Shorts’ To Star Ali Fazal And Kay Kay Menon

In a recent update, under the digital content arm Tipping Point is f Viacom 18 Studios is in process to bring a massive anthology based on short stories by the legendary Bengali filmmaker Satyajit Ray.

The makers of the project titled X-Ray: Selected Satyajit Shorts, have already started shooting the first short film in March. Now that things are resuming the makers of this multi-genre web project are also gearing up to start the shooting.

According to the reports directors Srijit Mukherji, Abhishek Chaubey, and Vasan Bala have come on board. While the fourth director is still waiting to finalise.

“Srijit Mukherji is directing two films in the anthology that will have a total of five stories — each up to one hour. His first short film is a psychological drama that stars Kay Kay Menon, Bidita Bag and Rajesh Sharma as leads. It was the first and only episode that was shot before the lockdown happened. His second short film in the anthology is a thriller and Mukherji has roped in the star of the moment Ali Fazal. The actor who’s awaiting the premiere of Amazon Prime’s Mirzapur 2 this week will be seen alongside The Taskent Files fame Shweta Basu Prasad in this adventurous drama,” a source was quoted as saying.

As per the reports, Mukherji will start shooting with Fazal in a week or two in Mumbai.

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