Helmed by Vishal Bhardwaj, titled Charlie Chopra – The Mystery of Solang Valley, the series is based on a crime mystery novel by Agatha Christie, The Sittaford Mystery.
Talking about the series and her role, Neena said “The series is different than the book, it has been adapted differently, so there will a lot different in the series.”
Adding about her character, “I am playing the role of normal housewife, I am also a doctor, I have a son as well and we all are friends with Charlie’s family, as we live in the same community. I knew everyone off-screen as well, so it was fun shooting the series” said Neena.
Neena Gupta has successfully migrated from theater to television, then movies and now OTT. When asked about the difference between the formats and its effect on actor’s performance, she said, “As an actor, it doesn’t make any difference. I will be acting just the same, regardless of the platform, my acting will remain the same. The whole acting things changes only when I am doing theater, rest of the time it’s just the same.”
Charlie Chopra series is produced by Vishal Bhardwaj Pictures, Priti Sahani, and Agatha Christie Limited. The series stars Wamiqa Gabbi, Priyanshu Painyuli, Naseeruddin Shah, Lara Dutta, Ratna Pathak Shah, Gulshan Grover, Paoli Dam, Vivaan Shah, Imaad Shah and more.
The series premiere on SonyLIV from 27 September 2023.