Mumbai, June 3 -- Last year, for the first time, Dia Mirza acted in a Bengali film - director Pratim D Gupta's Paanch Adhyay (meaning, five episodes). And now, she's set to return the favour by launching the same director in Bollywood under her banner, Bornfree Entertainment (the other partners are Sahil Sangha and Zayed Khan).
"Yes, I am going to produce the film," confirms Dia. "Actually, it all started when Pratim narrated a oneline idea to me during Paanch Adhyay. I was fascinated by it, because that space hasn't been explored in Hindi films yet. And once the script was ready, I felt it took a very interesting shape. I am very excited about it. Let's see how everything goes."
At present, Dia is waiting for Pratim "to come to Mumbai and give me a final narration". She adds, "If I'm not wrong, he took the same script/idea to the Sundance Screenwriters Lab too. Ultimatel