Rajesh Mohanty is a multifaceted genius!Producer and storyteller, his recent web series, Inside Story has hit a ‘sixer’! Or so it looks. With tremendous viewership in numbers the series has come to be shown on top OTT platforms like MX Player, Hungama and Vodafone. The success of the series has made Mohanty and his partner and versatile actress Swapna Pati of 24 FPS Entertainment LLP and S R Enterprisers are upbeat about their future projects.
About the upward fortune of Inside Story Mohanty says gratefully, “The response to my latest web series Inside Story has been fantastic.” So much so that he’s now making a sequel of this series, but clarifies that it won’t be an extension of the lockdown story like Inside Story.
Regarding reported bold scenes in many parts of the series, Mohanty rejects bold scenes allegation saying the scenes were dictated by the storylines and were not deliberate. “They are not vulgar. Infact, the third episode has no blold scenes whatsoever,” he defended.
What made Mohanty to make Inside Story series?
“Well, in lockdown period there were different tales in every household and organisations. We just visualised few scenes and put them into movie format. And the result is, Inside Story,” says Mohanty plainly.
Ask about the journey of his and Swapna Pati’s production houses, Mohanty says that it has been a memorable journey. “Our movie Antardhwani won 14 international awards which is no mean feat,” says Mohanty proudly adding “Our upcoming second movie Ricky Bablani is a fastpaced biopic to be directed by Sai Kabir.”
About other future projects Mohanty is working, besides a sequel to Inside Story, Mohanty informs, “There’s another series called Society. An unique musical album Trackx is also in the pipeline.”
Is Mohanty happy with the current status of webseries? “Yes, the webseries market is excellently poised and very encouraging. The future of this platform, as I see, is bright. Webseries gave birth to many newcomer stars also,” explains Mohanty in details.
Good luck Mr Mohanty in your cinematic journey ahead..
INSIDE STORY SPINS A WEB OF SUCCESS Web Series By Rajesh Mohanty