The line between cinema and digital space is blurring slowly. The era of web series and digital shows on streaming giants like Amazon and Netflix have taken over the world by storm. With the streaming giants churning out original content, Bollywood stars and filmmakers have also started to take interest in the digital space.
Now, we hear that Anil Kapoor will soon produce a Netflix original series for India. It was reported earlier that the streaming giant is making a series based on the book “Selection Day”. It has been learned that Anil Kapoor will be producing the show.
In addition, Anil Kapoor reportedly has booked a Netflix series and will star in it. The series will be helmed by The Last King of Scotland director, Kevin MacDonald.
In the last year, Saif Ali Khan has become the first mainstream actor to star in a Netflix show Sacred Games which will be streaming this year. Shah Rukh Khan is producing his web series with Netflix India whereas Karan Johar’s Dharma Production has reportedly locked in a deal with Netflix for a female-centric show.
Besides this, Anil Kapoor will be seen in Fanne Khan with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Rajkummar Rao. It is an official adaptation of the Dutch film Everybody’s Famous! The film revolves around a man who takes a drastic step to make her daughter’s career. The film is produced by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Prernaa Arora and directed by Atul Manjrekar. It is scheduled to release on July 13, 2018.