The massive anticipation surrounding ZEE5’S ‘BREAK POINT’ speaks volumes for the kind of acceptance new and relevant subjects are now receiving from the content hungry audience and no one seems to understand that better than ZEE5.
Nitesh Tiwari and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s highly-anticipated series, ‘BREAK POINT’ featuring the legendary tennis players – Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi, is going to be one of its kind web series that the viewers have ever witnessed for various reasons, as mentioned below:
From the creator of Dangal & Chichhore – Nitesh Tiwari
With films like ‘Dangal’ and ‘Chhichhore’, Nitesh Tiwari has successfully created a niche for himself in Bollywood and is considered as one of the most sought-after filmmakers today. With BREAK POINT coming from one of the best storytellers, the director has once again set a huge expectation for the audience and especially fans of the legendary tennis champions – Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi who are eagerly awaiting the release of the web series.
Nitesh Tiwari & Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari debut collaboration!
Co-directed and produced by Ashwiny and Nitesh, ‘BREAK POINT’ is a unique 7-part series which is special for the filmmaker duo, since it brings the two stalwarts together for the first time. The celebrated filmmakers, Ashwiny and Nitesh have created a niche for themselves as successful storytellers with films including ‘Dangal’, ‘Chhichhore’, ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ and ‘Panga’ and are pinning hopes on ‘BREAK POINT’, premiering on 1st October on ZEE5.
BREAK POINT presents Leander Paes & Mahesh Bhupathi Jodi like never before!
This is for the first time that a 7-part series has been specifically created, which will not only construct the epic tennis matches featuring the legendary tennis players but also deconstruct their relationship, both on and off the court. Apart from their accomplishments on the tennis court, the charismatic duo is known for their off-court lives and the public split which broke the heart of the nation.
Leander & Mahesh makes on-screen debut with ‘BREAK POINT’!
For the first time, Leander and Mahesh will be seen sharing the screen space and narrating their inspiring stories with millions of their fans across the globe, who will also get to witness their favourite tennis stars getting emotional in front of the camera. A telling tale on friendship, partnership, brotherhood, ambition and hard work, the series also encapsulates their meteoric rise and highly publicized split that became a topic of heated speculation.
Uncovering untold stories!
While there may have been a few scholarly articles and columns on Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi, ‘BREAK POINT’, for the first time will unravel unheard stories and incidents related to the tennis champions which the audience, especially their fans will cherish forever.
The impactful trailer of ‘BREAK POINT’ has already stirred up conversation, given that the tennis icons were among those instrumental in putting India on the map in the sports arena and were the most feared doubles pair during the late 1990’s.
‘BREAK POINT’ marks ZEE5’s first partnership with filmmakers, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari under their banner Earthsky Pictures. The seven-episode series will be exclusively available on ZEE5 on October 1st, 2021.