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Rob Sinclair’s bestseller Sleeper 13 to be adapted in India

I can’t wait to see the story and my characters transferred into an Indian setting, says the author

The Telegraph | Published 15.03.23, 01:07 PM

A cclaimed author Rob Sinclair’s bestselling action thriller Sleeper 13 is all set to be adapted in India as a multiepisode series. Turning Point Productions — a new production company helmed by Saket Chaudhary (who has directed films like Pyaar Ke Side Effects and Hindi Medium), Chetan Motiwalla (who has produced Welcome to Sajjanpur and ABCD 2) and Sanjeev Gupta (producer of Besharam) — have acquired the rights of the book.

“We are excited to bring the visual experience of Sleeper 13 to Indian audiences. The novel’s complex characters and thrilling storylines make it the perfect material for engaging and high-quality content. We are committed to bringing the best of international storytelling to Indian audiences, and Sleeper 13 is an excellent addition to our slate of projects,” says Saket Chaudhary who will function as the showrunner of the series.


Talking about ROB SINCLAIR’S BESTSELLER SLEEPER 13 TO BE ADAPTED IN INDIA What: Temptations Spring Summer Edit 2023, in association with t2 When: March 15-17 Where: Ice Skating Rink, Syed Amir Ali Avenue What to expect: The fashion and lifestyle exhibition, Temptations Spring Summer Edit 2023 is an initiative of Inner Wheel Club of Central Calcutta. It is a mega fundraiser event, the proceeds of which will be used for charitable purposes. Ethnic, Indo-western and western fashion wear for women, men and kids, accessories, real and fashion jewellery, home decor, silverware, poshaak, health and skincare products will be on offer. There will be participants from all over India. Trendy spring/ summer fashion and lifestyle products will be available for all ages. Shoppers looking to update their wardrobes for summer and the upcoming wedding season and the Sindhara season will have lots to browse through. Organiser speak: “Temptations, trusted for 34 years, promises a fresh, trendy and pocket-friendly collection in the latest Spring Summer Edit. collaborating with Turning Point Productions and adapting his story for India, Rob Sinclair says: “I’m delighted to have agreed to a deal for the screen rights for an Indian language adaption of my bestselling novel Sleeper 13. India has an evergrowing market for TV and film production and this is the first of my novels to be picked up for adaptation in this region. I can’t wait to see the story and my characters transferred into an Indian setting.”

Last updated on 15.03.23, 01:07 PM

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