With Midnights with Menka, Viral Shah puts on his director's hat again and bring the entire star cast of the feature film to us and this is definitely an exciting news in itself. The story was initially written for a web series format but now we will get to see it in the form of a Gujarati feature film. We will get to see Hardik Sangani, Esha Kansara and Vinita Mahesh entertain us on the big screen with the story of Midnights with Menka.
Writer-Director Viral said, ‘’I remember having met Malhar in Ahmedabad along with my co-writer to develop and write the story having the main idea of creating a regional language Gujarati web series.’’ and goes on to tell us how Midnights with Menka was originally a five-episode-long web series and how with multi-tracking it got made into a Gujarati language feature film. He continued saying that how web series in regional language was an unexplored space as it had never been done before. "I mainly wanted to create a script for producing the web series but had no plans of directing it." Later when he took the same script for pitching it to producers, they told him that the way he has thought and conceptualized the complete story is very amazing and they think that he’s the apt choice for directing and conveying the story on the screen and that's how he got on-board with directing the film.
Midnights with Menka' is a first-of-its-kind comedy-drama. It is a complete entertainment package based on a central theme of a fake biopic of a real person releasing on December 7. Sounds interesting right? Share your thoughts on it in the comments section below and also don't forget to stay tuned to Box Office India for more updates from the world of Bollywood.