With Maharashtra going back into lockdown after a surge of coronavirus cases, it has been confirmed that weekend shoots of TV shows will be impacted.
FWICE chairman JD Majethia has confirmed the news after his meeting with CM Uddhav Thackeray. He told ETimes TV, “The shooting for TV shows, daily soaps won’t happen on Saturday and Sunday because of complete lockdown. As per state Government’s norm the production house have been informed and they have started working on their scripts accordingly. They will manage for this week and most people will have a bank of episodes. From next week, we will have to see how things will happen. We have to look at the bigger picture, we were about to enter another phase of lockdown but that has not happened.”
A meeting was held on Monday between producers, broadcasters Federation of Western Indian Cine Employees (FWICE) and Cine and TV Artists’ Association.
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