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Indian over-the-top (OTT) video platform ZEE5 has acquired the rights to adapt Priya Kumar’s best selling novel I Will Go With You.

I will go with you 10 Oct 2018ZEE5 said the fast paced thriller, to be called Row No. 26, would become a gripping drama, providing an immersive experience for the viewer.

The story is set aboard a flight piloted by a suicidal captain, and focuses on four passengers seated in row 26.

“From past experience, we have seen that our audiences love new formats of story-telling. This is our maiden foray into the genre of web series based on books – an interesting addition to our existing repertoire of genres such as thriller, comedy, docudrama, biopics, etc. I Will Go With You by author Priya Kumar has received a phenomenal response from readers and our effort will be the same with Row No. 26,” said Manish Aggarwal, business head, ZEE5 India.

Priya Kumar said the adaptation of her fifth novel into a web series would be an “exciting journey”.

The show’s director, cast and production details are yet to be announced.