Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari pens emotional note for Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi!
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Noted director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari recently wrapped up the shooting of the docu-drama Breakpoint for ZEE5, along with her co-director and husband Nitesh Tiwari. The series is based on the lives and careers of tennis stalwarts Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi. She thanked everyone involved with the production in a lengthy note on Instagram.
In the note, she wrote, "A year and half journey with @mbhupathi & @leanderpaes comes to an end to only begin a new journey of our friendship for life. First of many as a evolving producer. @niteshtiwari22 & I co - directing for the first time. Writing and documenting a story of two extremely talented champions in form a Docu drama. Again a first for Nitesh, Piyush and me. We are filled with immense gratitude that along with our studio partners @zee5 we could pull this massive production across the world in these trying times of pandemic."
This is Tiwari's second project for OTT. The director, whose past credits include Nil Battey Sannata and Bareilly Ki Barfi has also made a series for SonyLIV titled Faadu that is based on the lives of N. Narayana Murthy and Sudha Murthy.