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Actors Ameesha Patel, Prateik Babbar, Elli AvRam join cast of web series to be shot in UAE

Actors Ameesha Patel, Prateik Babbar, Elli AvRam join cast of web series to be shot in UAE

Bollywood actors Ameesha Patel, Prateik Babbar and Elli AvrRam are the latest additions to the star-studded cast of web series 7th Sense, which is scheduled to be shot in the UAE, starting next month. The talented trio now join a cast that includes R Madhavan, Ronit Roy, Chunky Pandey, Sajjad Dela Frooz and more.
 
7th Sense is being produced by Gaurang Doshi under the patronage of Emirati businessman Suhail Mohd. Al Zarooni.
 
"With stars like Ameesha Patel and Prateik Babbar joining the crew of 7th Sense, I can only say that the action will get more exciting. I have always believed in creating larger-than-life canvases and with the biggest star cast ever featured in any web series so far, we are here to create a magnum-opus. Audiences will be enthralled with the spectacular locales, gripping storylines, fascinating plot and glamorous sets presented in the intriguing murder mysteries," said Gaurang Doshi.
 
Gaurang said that the final stages are in process to procure permission for filming. "We are in the final stages of the visa and permission process and plan to start the filming for 7th Sense in August. Moreover, around 15 crew members consisting of a technical team and directors arrive in UAE on the morning of August 1. Shooting for Season 1 and 2 will be completed in about 140 days, with most of the action happening in Dubai and Abu Dhabi," revealed Gaurang.

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Commenting on the web series, actress Ameesha Patel said: "I am extremely excited to make my debut in a web series, with such a wonderful concept and content, and am equally excited to start the web series in the UAE, a country that I am so fond of and visit very often. I love the people, the culture, the food, the glamorous and larger-than-life locations which are going to make the web series even more thrilling. It certainly feels great to start working after being in lockdown for four months."

On collaborating with Gaurang Doshi, Ameesha said: "Gaurang and I have wanted to associate together on films in the past but somehow that didn't happen. Now that I have got this opportunity, I am glad to be making my web series debut with a good friend and an even better producer. Gaurang always mounts his Bollywood film on a huge canvas and I am sure this time too he will not leave any stone unturned and will do his best to make his mark in digital entertainment too."

Speaking excitedly about getting back to shooting, Prateik Babbar said, "I feel blessed to be shooting again and salute Gaurang for making this project happen. The audience should expect the unexpected, a wild roller-coaster ride and my character will make the ride wilder, so buckle up".

Elli AvrRam, a Swedish-Greek actress based in Mumbai, said:"I don't really know how to express in words how excited I am to get back to a set, to step into a character and just live that character, be that character and just shoot. I feel so blessed and grateful that Gaurang is putting his belief in me, for letting me be a part of this show. That really means a lot to me and I will do my best to make him proud and hopefully, we will work on many more projects together."

Elli starred in the Bollywood film Micky Virus and participated in reality TV show, Big Boss.