Successful Implementation of Agile in making TV Series : Aired Weekly for 2 years.

When Agile works everywhere and helps in becoming successful why can’t we implement it in pursuing our passion. In this topic I want to Share my personal experience on how I implemented Agile in making a weekly TV series “Nenu Thanu” (Telugu language, aired in EtvPlus) successfully for 2 years. I will share the initial challenges I encountered and how Agile helped in successfully overcoming them and also maintaining balance between profession and passion.


Outline/Structure of the Talk

  • Flash Back (Before Start of TV Series) - 5 Min
  • Main Plot (Call for Making TV Series, Introducing Agile Concepts) - 10 min
  • Advertisement Break ( First Agreement Completed) - 10 Min
  • Second Half (Agreement Extended : Implementation of Agile/Scrum) - 15 Min
  • Success Story ( How this impacted many lives) - 3 Min
  • This Story Ends but journey Continues - 2 Min

Learning Outcome

  • How Agile can be successfully implemented in pursuing our passion while balancing the professional and personal life

Target Audience


Prerequisites for Attendees

  • Basics of Scrum
  • Enthusiasm :):)
schedule Submitted 1 month ago

Public Feedback

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  • Farrukh Nadeem
    By Farrukh Nadeem  ~  1 week ago
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    Interesting correlation. Looking forward to hear from you, especially what are the metrics that you used for the TV series

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    I think the submission could be improved by:

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  • Shipra Aggarwal
    By Shipra Aggarwal  ~  2 weeks ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and it would be great if you can share the video or link if you have presented this before.

  • Siddharth Shukla
    By Siddharth Shukla  ~  2 weeks ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    • Use of Agile in TV industry
    • Learning outcome (balancing professional and personal life)

    I think the submission could be improved by:

    • Little bit more about how it improved in quality and early delivery.
    • Some light on Measurements which showed gain and effectiveness of process
  • Srikanth Gollapudi
    By Srikanth Gollapudi  ~  3 weeks ago
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    Nice implementation of Agile methodology... 

  • Bhanu Kiran Desaboyina
    By Bhanu Kiran Desaboyina  ~  3 weeks ago
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    Take this is full time carrier...


  • Rajeev Poluri
    By Rajeev Poluri  ~  3 weeks ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    I like the idea of bringing Agile into film making process. Agile proved itself in various fronts and it's really welcoming to apply it in new areas.

    In this era of OTT platforms this methodology would let people understand the chaos around it and make it more streamlined. This can also manage the slippage of costs around the film making.

  • Murali Krishna Sivalenka
    By Murali Krishna Sivalenka  ~  3 weeks ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    • Amazing idea to improve product quality and out to users

    I think the submission could be improved by:

    • Covering innovative ways of capturing metrics to have track of success and priorities
    • Retrospective summary to throw light on improving scrum
  • Hima bindu
    By Hima bindu  ~  3 weeks ago
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    Amazing... I see in the near future

  • Naresh Yegireddi
    By Naresh Yegireddi  ~  3 weeks ago
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    It’s proven in the industry that Agile works. This is a very welcoming initiative and approach to address few of the most time sensitive tasks in the process of filmmaking. Looking forward for it. 

  • Gouda Krishna Vaddeboina
    By Gouda Krishna Vaddeboina  ~  4 weeks ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    • Nice Concept Agile in entertainment industry

    I think the submission could be improved by:

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  • SnehaDeepthi Muvva
    By SnehaDeepthi Muvva  ~  4 weeks ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    •  Good to see things around work life balance.

    I think the submission could be improved by:

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