ZEE5’s web series ‘The Final Call’ based on Priya Kumar’s book ‘I Will Go With You’ premiered today. The series also marks the digital debut of Arjun Rampal and features a stellar cast including Javed Jaffery, Sakshi Tanwar, Neeraj Kabi, Anupriya Goenka.
Shot across stunning locales in London, Kashmir, Kochi and Thailand, written and directed by Vijay Lalwani, ‘The Final Call’ takes viewers on an unforgettable journey that oscillates between life and death.
Rampal says, “I am a huge consumer of content on OTT platforms, therefore it’s been refreshing to work on it, experience it first hand and of course binge watch many wonderful shows on. I have had an exceptional experience with ZEE5 and the whole team of The Final Call. It’s a show which is unique in every nature, be it story, direction, cinematography or acting and production. We have truly left no stone unturned and do hope the audiences will binge watch it like I have done with my favourite shows. Also, ZEE5 has an amazing slate of content coming up on their platform and I am sure all those who subscribe to it shall not be disappointed.”
Manish Aggarwal, Business Head, ZEE5 India says, “We are always looking for interesting stories and have seen that our audiences love new formats of story-telling. Web series based on books have seen great success worldwide and The Final Call is our second attempt in this space after Parchhayee – Ghost Stories by Ruskin Bond. At ZEE5, we offer differentiated content for consumers and The Final Call, our most anticipated Originals, is a fast-paced adventure.”
Author Priya Kumar says, “I am glad to see my book being adapted into a web series, it is a huge moment for an author. ZEE5 was the perfect platform to tell my story and it could not get bigger than this. The Final Call has a stellar cast and I am sure the series will do justice to the book.”