Gregory David Roberts Novel Will Be Made Into A Television Series

The bestselling 2003 novel ‘Shantaram’, written by Gregory David Roberts will be made into a Television Series, produced by Anonymous Content and Paramount TV along with Andrea Barron.

The Television series revolves around the story of Gregory David Roberts, an Australian bank robber and heroin addict, who escapes from the prison and flees to Mumbai, where he embarks on a journey of love and redemption. The novel was earlier suppose to be made into a feature film starring Joel Edgerton and Amitabh Bachchan, directed by Mira Nair and Brad Pitt along with Johnny Depp as producers, however the project was postponed due to the Writer Guild of America strike and was later shelved.

                                                                                                                                      

 -Akhila Kakarala

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