ZEE5, India’s largest homegrown video streaming platform, brings to the general public the intriguing and untold story of Lee-Hesh in ‘BREAK POINT Web Series’, a 7-episode series that won’t solely construct their epic tennis matches, but additionally deconstruct their relationship, each on and off the observe. Aside from their performances on the tennis court docket, the charismatic duo are recognized for his or her lives off the court docket and the general public divisions that broke the nation’s coronary heart. All of this is now delivered to life by famend filmmakers Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari of Dangal, Chhichhore, Bareilly Ki Barfi and Panga fame in ZEE5’s Original series BREAK POINT.
While the posters sparked huge intrigue and curiosity, the trailer for the extremely anticipated series is lastly out and assured to spark the dialog. This is the primary time the tennis icons have been candid and trustworthy about their break up and put a cease to hypothesis by every telling their aspect of the story. The trailer additionally options tennis icons Sania Mirza, Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan and different household and buddies and showcases Lee-Hesh’s iconic partnership that put Indian tennis on the worldwide map and in addition led to them being probably the most feared doubles pair of the late Nineteen Nineties. ’90.
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Nimisha Pandey, Head, Hindi Originals, ZEE5, mentioned: “We are thrilled to unveil the first look of the Breakpoint web series. It is a human story of a partnership, friendship and rivalry that will shape the careers and lives of two of India’s most prolific players.Through this 7-part series, viewers experience the beauty of the game and true sportsmanship, but also see the fragility of success.What makes our stories recognizable to diverse consumer groups is their authenticity and relevance.At ZEE5 understanding we not only see the diverse visions of our creators, but we are also immersed in the kaleidoscope of worlds that shape the reality of our viewers.With the most prolific storytellers in the industry Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari telling this complex and immensely captivating story , we hope to win the hearts of our viewers with Break Point”.
Speaking in regards to the providing, Manish Kalra, Chief Business Officer, ZEE5 India mentioned: “BREAKPOINT Web Series holds a very special place in the mosaic of content ZEE5 has to offer, as it is a genre-bending story and the perfect blend of sports and entertainment. BREAK POINT Web Series is an intriguing and inspiring story about 2 friends and their emotional and magical relationship, which led them to win Grand Slams on the field even when they were about to break up. This series is sure to please the audience on the edge of their seats, just like Lee-Hesh did with their collaboration on the field”.
Filmmakers Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari, who will co-direct a undertaking for the very first time, say: “We’ve always been more intrigued by the people behind the icons and that’s what we’ve tried to capture in BREAK POINT Web Series.Both Leander and Mahesh are huge sports champions, but in this series they are two friends who open their hearts and show an emotion to the world.We are honored to have the chance to tell their untold story no matter what the Do’s and Don’ts of great partnerships to our country’s aspiring youth, we are excited to partner with ZEE5 for this.”
Leander Paes says: “It feels surreal to see myself on screen showing my life to the world. But I realize that much has been said and speculated and there is no better way to put it to rest than by So I’m excited to have the opportunity to tell our story first hand and hope the public continues to admire our collaboration on the track and respect our reasons for breaking up.”
Mahesh Bhupathi added: “All partnerships go through turbulence and highs and lows, and so did ours. While the world knows about our collaboration on the field, this is their first time learning about our lives and relationship off the field. However, that should not take away our victories and achievements, because despite our differences, Lee-Hesh has made history and we are proud of that.”
‘BREAK POINT Web Series’ marks ZEE5’s first collaboration with filmmakers, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari beneath their banner, Earthsky Production. The 7-episode series will premiere on ZEE5 on October 1 and shall be out there in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.