Lionsgate Perform announced Gamer Log on Wednesday, a coming-of-age sitcom established from the backdrop of competitive digital sporting activities, or esports.
Produced by Karmanya Ahuja, the sequence will adhere to the adventures and misadventures of a team of specialist players.
Director Abhinay Deo, greatest regarded for the 2011 hit Delhi Stomach, is hooked up as showrunner with Gamer Log. He will also produce the undertaking, with Neeta Ahuja underneath their banner RDP Pulp Fiction Amusement.
Rohit Jain, Handling Director South Asia and Networks – Rising Marketplaces Asia at Lionsgate, claimed the corporation is enthusiastic to deliver out nonetheless a further outstanding original from its steady. Lionsgate Perform has formerly released Indian originals this kind of as Hiccups & Hookups and Jugaadistan.
“Esports is a booming marketplace in India 350+ million on the net players ended up recorded very last 12 months, and it really is an upward growth from right here. Gamer Log will fundamentally showcase the life of these quite gamers. We glance ahead to working with Abhinay and Neeta on a display that will be amusing, youthful and mainstream,” Jain stated in a assertion.
Mrinalini Khanna, VP, Originals, Lionsgate Participate in explained, “Gamer Log embodies the precise ideas of content coming out of Lionsgate stable — innovation blended with amusement. The collection is put in an enthralling universe but has the classical challenges of a coming of age.” Deo reported he is thrilled to collaborate with the OTT system for the series.
“With Gamer Log, we approach to faucet into an unexplored planet, bringing audiences a tale about friendship, camaraderie, hopes, dreams and ambition,” the filmmaker extra.
Co-producer Shah described the impending show as “a special notion with peculiar people who are quirky yet really relatable”.
Lionsgate Participate in has not set a release date for Gamer Log.