Ajay Rai: If I love a story, don’t think about profits

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Producer Ajay Rai is scouting for new projects and new filmmakers like director Ajitpal Singh, buoyed by their recent creative partnership ‘Tabbar’ an OTT show that’s winning raves around the world. Rai has made a habit of working with budding talent as he’s produced movies like ‘Gangs Of Wasseypur’, ‘Paan Singh Tomar’, ‘Kai Po Che’, ‘Nil Battey Sannata’ and more. In a conversation with ETimes, Rai recalls his long journey of navigating line production, executive producer gigs and finally becoming a solo producer who mentors new talent. Excerpts: