Netflix is dropping three new Indian shows - here’s what they are
Netflix and Tipping Point will be producing the three series, titled "Jamtara - Sabka Number Aayega", "She" and "Taj Mahal 1989”.
Partnered with Tipping Point, Viacom18 Studio’s digital wing, Netflix will be streaming three brand new original series for India.
Tipping Point will be producing the three series, titled "Jamtara - Sabka Number Aayega", "She" and "Taj Mahal 1989”.
"Jamtara – Sabka Number Aayega" looks at the conflicts that emerge when a small town is identified as India’s phishing capital.
"She" will follow an undercover cop who discovers her sexuality and breaks stereotypes while bringing down a drug cartel.
"Taj Mahal 1989" will be a nostalgic exploration of love and longing set against the backdrop of the famous monument near Agra, in Uttar Pradesh.
The three series join Netflix's slate of diverse shows that includes the likes of "Sacred Games", "Little Things", "Delhi Crime" and "Mighty Little Bheem".
"We believe that great stories can come from anywhere and be loved everywhere. It’s exciting to partner with Viacom18 Studios and take these gripping stories to our members across India and the world. We can’t wait for fans to discover these beautifully crafted, well-produced series made by passionate and incredibly talented teams," said Monika Shergill, Director, International Originals, Netflix.
Ajit Andhare, COO at Viacom18 Studios, said the studio looks forward to its partnership with the streamer.
"Each series is motivated by a film-scale mindset, honed over many years at Viacom18 Studios.
We look forward to these distinctive series, with our trademark narratives, entertaining audiences in India and around the world," he added.
(With Agency Input)