The film is based on the real-life story of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal.
Johar will serve as a creative producer on the series, to be directed by Sri Rao.
The show will tell the stories of the brave Param Vir Chakra and Ashok Chakra awardees.
The state tourism minister said that historical facts have been distorted in the film.
The actress said she is in conversation with several content creators, scriptwriters and film-makers.
Known for his monologues, Aaryan this time talks about the rut that middle-class men get caught in.
The film has also become Aaryan's biggest-ever opener.
Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg handed over the award to the actor.
Nominations for the awards will be announced on January 13, 2020.
During its seven-week run, 'Manikarnika' earned Rs 90.60 crore in India.
More attention to detail could have helped turn out a more polished product.
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