March 03 : With cinema halls shut for almost seven-eight months in 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic, the OTT platforms have reaped the advantage. Many films had to skip theatrical releases and queue for an OTT release in 2020 during the lockdown. But now with the cinema halls running with full capacity, the digital space still looks impressive with many new series and films taking a direct OTT release route. Today, Netflix India announced an array of new titles that are in the pipeline for the entire year 2021. The streaming giant announced 41 titles across different genres and languages with unique content.
Among the impressive list, many series are included which are coming up with their second, third or fourth seasons. The impressive list of series includes Richie Mehta’s Delhi Crime Season 2, Jamtara 2, Kota Factory 2, Mismatched Season 2. Ye Kaali Kaali Aankhein, Little Things Season 4 and many others.
The viewers can expect to see soon the acclaimed festival winner Bombay Rose, Kapil Sharma’s much-awaited comedy special, and Sanya Malhotra’s quirky film Pagglait that is about a young widow.
The new shows also included Madhuri Dixit starrer Finding Anamika, which will be presented by Anushka Sharma’s Clean Slate Filmz, and Manoj Bajpayee’s much-awaited web series Ray. Decoupled starring Madhavan and Surveen Chawla, and Amol Parashar’s Feels like Ishq are also included in the impressive list announce by Netflix today.
Speaking at the event today, filmmaker Karan Johar, who is the producer of Fatima Sana Shaikh starrer Ajeeb Daastan, said that the impact Netflix had with his series Love Stories helped him to look at the platform with the vision of a filmmaker.
Besides the films and web series, the streaming giant also has a list of reality shows and documentaries on its list that include Bollywood Wives, Kapil Sharma's comedy special and a special show by India's top stand up comedians like Sumukhi Suresh, Akash Gupta, Kaneez Surkha, and many others.
Here’s the list of the new series and film on Netflix:
- Finding Anamika
- Feels Like Ishq
- Bombay Begum
- Ye Kaali Kaali Aankhein
- Masaba Masaba Season 2
- Mismatched Season 2
- Little Things Season 4
- Delhi Crime Season 2
- She Season 2
- Jamtara Season 2