In March, it was introduced that Ananya Panday would make her internet sequence debut with Name Me Bae. The slice-of-life comedy, backed by Karan Johar’s Dharmatic Leisure, tells the story of a billionaire fashionista who’s shunned by her household after she lands in an issue. Now, we hear comedian-actor Vir Das is part of the Collin D’Cunha-directed enterprise.
Sources say the stand-up comedian was roped in late final 12 months. “When scouting for the half, the director and artistic minds behind the sequence wished a pointy and humorous man. Vir was the moment selection. He was busy all through 2022 along with his comedy reveals, however on returning to India this 12 months, he shot for the sequence in a straight schedule from early January to February-end,” says a supply, including that Das’s position is being saved beneath wraps as it’s integral to the narrative. The Amazon Prime Video providing, which additionally options Gurfateh Pirzada, is anticipated to stream by the year-end.