Sakshi Tanwar, Mona Singh to feature in Ekta Kapoor’s M.O.M – Mission Over Mars

We are proud to present this part fiction Part real story that is based on the humongous achievement of all the women behind indian science.”
Sharing the first look of the show, she further introduced her actors, “Overwhelemed to introduce this campaign and our 4 eclectic actors who will represent the 4 indian women scientist. Also, more than 500 sets will be constructed to shoot Mission Over Mars. 0
Comment(s) She wrote, “Today on my birthday we launch the poster of our new show that we decided to make 2.5 years ago when I chanced upon this amazing story about women in Indian science. This show is On the women who sent the mission on mars – partly fictional keeping in mind the sacrosanct nature of ISRO. Something that was so new to me, I had no past references which could be put to use. #M-O-M The story of four women scientists, who take up the extraordinary challenge to successfully complete India’s first mission to Mars. Helmed by R. Talking about playing a disciplined mission coordinator, she shared “M.O.M is an impressive web series completely dominant with women-centric content. It was quite a challenge for me which was why I wanted to take this up.”
After Karrle Tu Bhi Mohabbat and The Final Call, this would be Sakshi Tanwar’s third stint on the digital space. M.O.M will focus on how the four ladies decimate all obstacles, both social and scientific, making India proud. It will also showcase the multi-dimensional lives they lead as wives, daughters, mothers and space scientists. Excited about playing a scientist, Mona Singh, in a statement shared, “From all the roles I have essayed so far, I have never played a scientist. This is by far one of the most inspirational stories I have ever heard. I am extremely overwhelmed that ALTBalaji gave me the character of Nandita Hariprasad, who is a senior scientist at IS. This Show is our tribute to our unsung heroes. #MissionOverMars streaming soon on@altbalaji.”

As per the industry buzz, the web series is being made at a whopping budget of Rs 35 crore, a first of its kind on the digital space in India. Advertising

Along with thanking everyone on showering her with birthday messages, the TV Czarina shared details of the show on her Instagram post. Balki, it will star Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Kirti Kulhari, Sharman Joshi among more. And to add to it I play a Bengali lady in the series for which I had to work on my dialect too. This series completely reiterates the fact that women today can achieve the impossible and work at any position in their workspace.”
Interestingly, Mission Mangal, a film on the same subject is up for release this Independence Day. After millions of meetings with ISRO and a certain amount of Sacrosanct secrecy that they would like us to maintain. Advertising

Inspired by the space mission launched in November 2013, the series will project how the quartet overcome insurmountable technical deficiencies to mount the successful Mars Orbiter Mission.