Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his spouse Sakshi plan to attain in a really completely different recreation than cricket. They are foraying into OTT house with a web sequence. Sakshi and MSD launched their banner Dhoni Entertainment in 2019 with the documentary “Roar Of The Lion”. Now, they’re developing with a web sequence, which is an adaptation of an unpublished e-book written by a debutant creator. Sakshi spoke to IANS on the Dhonis’ choice to enterprise into the leisure world,
“I have paid more attention to the process of putting a thought and idea into creative action. The joy of seeing a concept being brought to life on screen keeps me engrossed, and we ensure the process is quality driven. When we were developing ‘Roar Of The Lion’, we thought it was the perfect time to venture into the entertainment industry,” she defined.
“The new project is exceptionally well written and the world created by the author is an adventure we are waiting to get to your screens, (it is) magical realism. It is a mythological sci-fi that explores the journey of a mysterious ‘Aghori’,” she reveals about their forthcoming web sequence.
Interestingly, Dhoni is named Alpha and Sakshi is named Alpha 1 of the corporate. “Mahi’s love for the Army is a well known fact. We thought of tweaking the designations and adding a quirky touch by giving ranks instead. It is an extension of our respect and admiration for the Armed Forces,” Sakshi defined.
Sakshi additionally opened up on life amid pandemic and the way she retains her five-year-old daughter Ziva entertained at residence.
“I also gotten in touch with facets of myself that were dormant. I feel like, instead of my parenting style evolving, I am getting schooled with Ziva with all the online classes I attend with her. The need of the hour during lockdown was to find innovative techniques to make children do their homework, and that was my method as well,” she defined.
“The bond with my family and our dogs became stronger with the ample amount of quality time I got with them. Also, botany and organic farming piqued my interest during this period, resulting in me starting my company,” she added.
During the lockdown, Sakshi explored writing, too. “I got a lot of me-time to explore aspects of my personality. I am an expressive person by nature and writing poems became a hobby through which I could emote. The topic could be anything, from the happenings around the world to just conveying some motherly love. Writing now comes naturally to me and is a practice I thoroughly enjoy,” she shared.
Sakshi, who bought plenty of time with Dhoni throughout lockdown, is now lacking him as he’s at the moment within the UAE for the Indian Premier League (IPL). “I am not really missing it (attending IPL in a stadium) as I am following it diligently on TV, but I miss my husband. Honestly, it would’ve been difficult for Ziva and me to be in the bubble for over two months,” Sakshi stated.