After a decade of romancing a woman on screen, actor Lisa Ray is all set to reminisce that role again. She is all to make her digital debut with Amazon Prime Video’s web series Four More Shots Please
Lisa will be seen playing a superstar who is a closeted lesbian in that web series. It also stars Sayani Gupta, Kriti Kulhari, Bani J and Maanvi Gagroo.
Well, the actor has played a gay woman before in 2008 British romantic drama, I Can’t Think Straight, helmed by Shamim Sharif. Shamim paired her alongside Sheetal Seth.
Four More Shots Please, the story revolves around the daily lives of four young urban Indian women. The 10 part comedy drama and romance series will show the unceasing friendship between the four women, their bonding, work-life conflicts, ambitions and anxieties as they deal with being woman in the present Indian society.
The Director and Head, content, Amazon Prime Video, India, Vijay Subramaniam stated that “Four More Shots Please reflects the voices of young generation of Indian Woman who are independent in mind, body and thought.”
The web series will be produced by Pritish Nandy Communications in collaboration with Rangita Pritish Nandy and will be helmed by Anu Menon.
Apart from Lisa Ray and three other promising Indian actors the show will also stars Prateik Babbar, Neil Bhooplalam, Milind Soman, Amrita Puri and Sapna Pabbi.
A source close to that development said that “Lisa has never shied away from portraying bold characters on screen. She plays a closet superstar, a closet lesbian in the show. And her last act as a lesbian character was really appreciated.”
Four More Shots Please will be available on Amazon Prime platform from 25 January, 2019.