By Goher Iqbal Punn, Film Critic & Entertainment Analyst, Showbiz Bites
On Colors channel, there is a big buzz about the upcoming international series ‘24’ starring the likes of Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Shabana Azmi. This series is all set to start airing on the channel from October 4th this year. The creative brain behind this masterpiece is none other than Abhinay Deo, who is the director and co-producer of this series. The talented man has recently bagged the most prestigious award Spikes Asia 2013 awards, which is undoubtedly the biggest distinction for the creative man. Abhinay is well famed for the Bollywood movies ‘Delhi Belly’ and ‘Game’, which he had made. Now his international series is being awaited hugely by the audiences.
Abhinay is also popular for the ad films, which he makes under his home productions RDP (Ramesh Deo Production Pvt Ltd). He has bagged 6 awards for Nike Parallel Journeys’ TVC. The awards include one gold, four silver and one bronze. The categories, under which he has won, include direction, sound design, editing, cinematography, best use of music and art direction.
He directed this TVC with actual playing youth and the players from the Indian cricket team. This TVC was extensively shot throughout India. The TVC talks about the journey of cricket crazy youth. The excited Abhinay Deo tells that he is super excited that his production house and his works have been appreciated a lot by all and sundry for last few years. He also mentions that his works won at Cannes and then Spikes Asia for two consecutive years. Till date, he has churned out more than 450 TVCs, which is a big honor for him.