National 2nd July, 2018: Known for its original web content, Viu is all set to introduce viewers to yet another spectacular offering. It’s titled Memories. Written and directed by the veteran ace director Vikram Bhatt, the series will take the viewers on an intriguing journey amidst a crime drama plot.
Memories’ is the story of Manav Malhotra, the suave and handsome anchor of a popular news channel, who possesses an extraordinary superpower which makes him a trusted aide of police department. He has the power to touch any lifeless body and access information about the person’s life including their memories, wishes, experiences, desires and secrets. Manav often helps the police solve challenging cases, but there’s a dramatic turn when he becomes involved in a high-profile case of a girl in coma named Priya.
The series has a stellar talented star cast comprising of the charming Rohit Roy and the gorgeous Priyal Gor in the lead.
Speaking on the new series, Vishal Maheshwari, Country Head, Viu India said, “At Viu, we are inspired to come up with original series that are extraordinary and attractive to the audience. Our next offering Memories’ will surely raise the entertainment quotient with its beguiling and engaging storyline.”
The talented Rohit Roy who essays the role of Manav in the series said, “Memories is certainly one of the most engaging stories that I have heard in a really long time. I am quite sure the audience will enjoy this ride which has thrills, action, drama and romance. I can’t wait to start work on season 2. Personally, it is my best work till date in the digital space and I am glad my debut is with this fabulous show written by the king of this genre Vikram Bhatt on VIU. I am excited to present memories to our Indian audience and I am sure that this show will be appreciated across the globe irrespective to language.”
Priyal Gor who portrays the role of Priya quipped, “Memories’ is my debut in web series and just like the name suggests, it has been a memorable journey for the entire team. I believe that its exceptional concept will surely keep the viewers hooked on to it.”
Viu is an OTT Video service with nearly 30 million downloads across 15 markets including Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand and the Middle East countries of Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Globally Viu Originals will see 70 titles and 900+ episodes of locally produced content by end of 2018 with 30+ original coming from India alone.