Ekta Kapoor’s new web series is titled “The Verdict- state vs Nanavati”, has been headed by Subhash Kapoor and Samar Khan, this series is relatively inspired by the infamous Nanavati’s case. Rustom, starring Akshay Kumar was also based on the same.
The character of Sylvia, who is the seed behind the entire fiasco will be portrayed by Elli Avram in the series which is being directed by Shashant Shah. The same role was played by Bollywood actress Illeana Dcruz in the movie Rustom.
This series will be based upon the infamous Nanavati case where Navy commander Kawas Manekshaw Nanavati murdered Prem Ahuja, his wife’s lover and was tried for the same. For his role in Rustom, Akshay Kumar bagged the National Film Award in the Best Actor category.
Elli Avram joins – The Verdict-state vs. Nanavati Web Series
The Swedish Greek actress was perfectly fitting into the role of Sylvia as the latter had an English background. Many known faces such as Angad Bedi and Sumit Vyas shall also be seen in some major roles of the lawyers. Bedi will be seen playing Karl Kharbanda while Sumit shall essay the role of the very well known Ram Jethmalani.
A number of works have been inspired by this case such as the films Rustom and Achanak, as well as the novel Nanavati ka mukadama. We shall keep you updated upon this 10 episodes long web series.