Mumbai, 3 November 2020: Banijay Asia, a Banijay company, has confirmed it is bringing hit French dramedy, Dix Pour Cent (Call My Agent), to India. This series will be produced in collaboration with Applause Entertainment and is based on the original format by Fanny Herrero. The adaptation is set for production this autumn.
Call My Agent follows four high-profile agents of Bollywood celebrities as they juggle the glitz, egos and expectations of the industry alongside their own personal lives. This dramedy provides insight into working within a world many are intrigued by and stars Rajat Kapoor, Soni Razdan, Aahana Kumra and Ayush Mehra. Each episode will also feature a celebrity guest starring as an exaggerated version of themselves.
Deepak Dhar, Founder and CEO, Banijay Asia said: “Call my Agent has already been enjoyed by audiences across the world and we can’t wait to reimagine the series for a new fanbase here in India. Adding the Bollywood touch, we are sure, with Applause Entertainment, we can create a standout culturally relevant entertainment series.”
The series will be directed by Shaad Ali and written by Abbas and Hussain Dalal.