Netflix is going big in 2021. The streaming platform has announced 40 new films, series, comedy specials and docu-series for this year.
The announcement was unveiled in an online event and also by Monika Shergill, vice-president, content, Netflix India.
Netflix India will stream new feature films such as Ajeeb Daastaans, Bulbul Tarang, Haseen Dillruba, Jaadugar, Meel Patthar (Milestone) and Penthouse. These films will join the previously announced Dhamaka, Jagame Thandhiram, Navarasa, Meenakshi Sundareshwar, Pagglait, Sardar Ka Grandson and The Disciple in this year’s lineup.
Ajeeb Daastaans, co-produced with Karan Johar’s Dharmatic Entertainment, is an anthology directed by Shashank Khaitan, Raj Mehta, Neeraj Ghaywan and Kayoze Irani and features a cast that includes Fatima Sana Shaikh, Jaideep Ahlawat, Konkona Sensharma, Manav Kaul and Aditi Rao Hydari. The anthology will deal with “fractured relationships and unexplored spaces”.