Priyanka Chopra Jonas/Nick Jonas Unscripted Sangeet Series Gets Amazon Green Light

On the heels of Priyanka Chopra Jonas’ and Nick Jonas’ first marriage ceremony anniversary, Amazon Studios has given a inexperienced mild to a brand new unscripted collection government produced by the well-known couple, impressed by the Indian pre-wedding custom of the sangeet, for Prime Video.

The sangeet takes place the night time earlier than the ceremony, bringing collectively the households of the betrothed for a performance-filled night of track and dance. Chopra Jonas and Jonas’ sangeet performed an necessary position within the lead as much as their very own cross-cultural nuptials in December 2018.

Casting for the as-yet untitled collection is at the moment underway and filming will happen in 2020 with contributors driving the inventive imaginative and prescient for his or her respective ceremonies. Chopra Jonas & Nick Jonas additionally will seem within the collection, from Amazon Studios, Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz’s Alfred Road Industries, Chopra Jonas’ Purple Pebble Photos, and Jonas’ Picture 32.

Per the official synopsis, “the collection is a celebration of the love, marriage, and magic that ensues when family and friends come collectively by means of music and dance the night earlier than the marriage. The engaged {couples} featured all through will hail from a various vary of cultural backgrounds and places. Every episode will comply with an engaged couple together with their marriage ceremony get together, household, and buddies, as they not solely put together for the marriage itself, but additionally rehearse for what will probably be an epic efficiency with the assistance of a crew of movie star choreographers, stylists, and inventive administrators.”

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“We re-watched the video of our Sangeet final week on our first anniversary, and the togetherness of our household and buddies throughout this occasion nonetheless sparks the identical heat and pleasure that it did simply over a yr in the past at our marriage ceremony. The Sangeet is a centuries-old Indian marriage ceremony custom, that not solely celebrates the union of two folks, but additionally signifies the introduction and bonding of two households coming collectively in a wedding,” stated Chopra Jonas.

“The times main as much as our Sangeet have been a few of the most particular, memorable moments of the weekend,” Nick Jonas continued. “Bringing the idea of this musical celebration to the mainstream in a brand new means, by means of {couples} setting out on one of the crucial thrilling journeys of their life, is an concept that we’re proud to carry to life with Amazon.”

“The sangeet is such a stupendous custom and we’re excited to associate with Priyanka and Nick to honor it by means of this collection and discover {couples} from all completely different backgrounds which can be excited to carry their households collectively by means of the common language of track and dance,” stated Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios.

The Untitled Priyanka Chopra Jonas/Nick Jonas Sangeet Undertaking is produced by Amazon Studios and Alfred Road Industries. Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Nick Jonas, Dan Cutforth, Jane Lipsitz, Dan Volpe, Anjula Acharia, Phil McIntyre, and Nina Anand Aujla will function Govt Producers.

Chopra Jonas not too long ago starred in and co-produced The Sky is Pink, an impartial overseas language movie that premiered as an official choice on the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition, and sghe is at the moment capturing the movie adaptation of The White Tiger, which she can be Govt Producing. Chopra Jonas is also creating an “untitled” Indian marriage ceremony comedy with Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor for Common, which she is going to co-produce and star in.

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Jonas most not too long ago joined The Voice as a choose for the Spring 2020 season and starred in Lionsgate’s Halfway, which reached #1 on the field workplace. Subsequent, he will probably be seen within the upcoming Jumanji sequel.