Alia Bhatt Takes On Executive Producer Role for Richie Mehta’s Environmental Crime Series ‘Poacher’
Alia Bhatt steps into the role of executive producer for Poacher, an investigative crime series shedding light on real-life ivory poaching incidents in India.
Alia Bhatt Comes Onboard as Executive Producer for Amazon Original Crime Series Poacher, Created by Emmy-Award Filmmaker Richie Mehta and Produced by QC Entertainment.
The crime thriller drama features a diverse and versatile cast, including Nimisha Sajayan, Roshan Mathew, and Dibyendu Bhattacharya in pivotal roles Poacher will be available to stream on Prime Video in India and across 240 countries and territories worldwide on February 23.
“Poacher” is an investigative crime series that delves into the alarming issue of ivory poaching in India, based on true events. Richie Mehta, the Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, created, wrote, and directed the series, which will be available in Malayalam, Hindi, and English.
Alia Bhatt expressed her excitement about joining the project and stated, “Being part of this incredibly significant project is an honor for both me and the entire team at Eternal Sunshine Productions.” She emphasized the personal impact of “Poacher” and its portrayal of urgent wildlife crime issues.
The series aims to serve as an eye-opener, conveying a powerful message about compassion and coexistence. Alia Bhatt’s involvement is hailed by QC principals Edward H Hamm Jr, Raymond Mansfield, and Sean McKittrick, who praise her for using her celebrity status to champion positive causes.
With a stellar team, including DOP Johan Aidt, composer Andrew Lockington, and editor Beverly Mills, “Poacher” is produced by QC Entertainment in collaboration with Suitable Pictures, Poor Man’s Productions, and Eternal Sunshine Productions. Alan McAlex serves as the producer for Suitable Pictures, contributing to the series’ powerful narrative.
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