The director of ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ is gearing up to direct her fourth film
Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari made her debut in 2016 by directing a film ‘Nil Battey Sannata’. Now, the director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari is working on her next film which is based on India’s first IT couple Narayana Murthy and his wife Sudha Murthy.
As per reports by Mumbai Mirror, the basic concept of the film has been finalized by the director and her team has already started working on it. A source has revealed to the publication that the director has already started researching the couple because she wants to have all the correct facts before diving into their story. “The film is expected to roll next year,” the source revealed to the portal, adding that writer-director Sanjay Tripathi had first come up with the idea and the scripting will begin soon.
Ashwini Iyer Tiwari to bring IT couple Narayana and Sudha Murthy’s story on big screen
The director has got her filmmaker husband Nitesh Tiwari on board to produce it along with Mahaveer Jain and she herself. Meanwhile, Ashwiny has just wrapped Panga with Kangana.
Narayana Murthy and his wife Sudha Murthy have an inspirational life. They are India’s first IT couple and have been involved in many philanthropist works. Narayana Murthy is a graduate from National Institute of Engineering, University of Mysore and later went on to do his M Tech from IIT Kanpur. He founded Infosys in 1981. The father of the Indian IT sector was the CEO of the IT company from 1981 to 2002. And then served as the Chairman of the company till 2011. Sudha, on the other hand, was the first female engineer to be hired by the automotive manufacturing company TELCO in Pune.
Ashwiny is known for making a slice of life films like Nil Batte Sannata and Bareilly Ki Barfi. It will be interesting to see how the filmmaker tells an inspiring life story like that of the IT couple, Narayana and Sudha Murthy, on the silver screen.