Viu Announces New Egyptian Drama Original, ‘Ana Sherry Dot Com’
Production begins on this story of a young Egyptian woman
striving for independence
Cairo, Egypt, December 26, 2018 – Leading OTT service Viutoday announced the production of Egyptian Drama Original, Ana Sherry Dot Com.Ana Sherry Dot Com is the story of a young Egyptian woman who is striving for independence and eventually rises from the ashes of failure as she embarks on an unusual online business opportunity.
Viu’s approach to creating Originals has always been to work with local talent to tell local stories with international-quality production for a global audience. This has resonated with the more than 20 million monthly Viu’ers worldwide. For this latest production, Viu has partnered with top regional talent including screenwriters, Mohamed Fawzy and Mostafa Zayed, to finalize the script for the show and director RamyRizkallah. Additionally, Sarah Al Shami will play the lead role of Sherry alongside Emad Rashad in the role of Alkadi, Sherry’s father.
“Egypt remains the hub for Arabic films and drama, and with OTT becoming increasingly popular, we are seeing that the appetite for rich video content has increased exponentially. Ana Sherry Dot Com has great potential and showcases strong homegrown talent. his specific series has a very unique narrative and we look forward to entertaining our global audience with this show,” said Wesam Kattan, Vice President Content & Brand Marketing,Vuclip MENA.