Amazon Prime Video has introduced that the biographical drama sequence on Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona, titled Maradona: Blessed Dream, will release in Indian languages Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Bengali aside from English.
The sequence, written by Guillerno Salmerón and Silvina Olschansky and directed by Alejandro Aimetta, is initially in Spanish and is titled Maradona, sueño bendito.
Alejandro Aimetta additionally serves because the showrunner. The present was shot in Argentina, Mexico and Uruguay.
Regarded by many as the best footballer of all time, Maradona was awarded FIFA Player of the Century collectively with Brazil’s Pelé, with whom he’s typically in contrast.
The sequence seems nice for Maradona’s followers. For one, it’s a detailed exploration of the icon’s life and profession. The first season alone may have 10 episodes, and a second season, additionally 10-episode lengthy, has already been commissioned.
Maradona: Blessed Dream additionally doesn’t appear to brush over a number of the much less unsavory elements of Maradona’s life.
It helps that Maradona’s life, triumphs, embarrassments (like drug abuse), controversies (like assault allegations by his girlfriend and naturally the infamous hand of God) have been extensively documented in books and the press.
Juan Palomino, Juan Palomino, and Nicolás Goldschmidt will collectively essay Maradona in several phases of his life.
Sushant Sreeram, Director, Marketing, India, Amazon Prime Video stated in a press release, “Great stories transcend borders and there is nothing more universally inspiring than a story of sheer genius, motivation and hard work. Maradona: Blessed Dream goes beyond being just a biopic and narrates a tale that is inspiring, relatable and enjoyable for everyone. We are delighted to release the series in India in 5 local languages, enhancing its appeal and reach even further, and giving Maradona’s Indian fans a chance to experience the story of a widely-adored man, in a language of their choice.”
The official synopsis of the sequence reads, “Maradona: Blessed Dream follows the controversial life of legendary footballer Diego Armando Maradona. A boy from Argentina with a dream of greatness, made his mark in the international football league, earning himself a well-deserved place in history. Living a life strewn with drugs, sex and public scrutiny, he played by his own rules regardless of the consequence. Watch the man who took the football world by storm and made his way into the hearts of millions.”