Shah Rukh Khan’s home production company Red Chillies Entertainment announces a brand new series for Netflix, titled Betaal, starring Vineet Kumar Singh and Aahana Kumra in the lead roles.
Betaal is Red Chillies Entertainment’s second Netflix series after espionage thriller Bard of Blood that stars Emraan Hashmi and will be out on 27 September.
The official handle of Red Chillies Entertainment confirmed the deeds on the project. It said, “Excited to present our next series #Betaal for @NetflixIndia! Directed by #PatrickGraham & @iamnm, written by Patrick & Suhani Kanwar, starring @ItsVineetSingh & @AahanaKumra, Produced by @RedChilliesEnt @gaurikhan @_GauravVerma @iamsrk @VenkyMysore @blumhouse #IvanhoePictures”
Betaal is a horror series based in a remote village that serves as the battleground between British Indian Army officer Betaal, his battalion of zombie redcoats, and the Indian police. It will be directed by Patrick Graham— who earlier helmed Netflix’s horror series Ghoul—along with Nikhil Mahajan.
As for Bard of Blood, a Netflix original web series based on the 2015 espionage novel of the same name by Bilal Siddiqi. Directed by Ribu Dasgupta and produced by Red Chillies Entertainment, the series stars Emraan Hashmi in the lead role along with Kirti Kulhari, Vineet Kumar Singh, Jaideep Ahlawat, Amyra Dastur and Sobhita Dhulipala.
Bard of Blood is an eight-episode thriller series that revolves around the story of Kabir Anand (Emraan Hashmi) an ex-RAW agent.
The series will premiere on 27th September 2019 on Netflix.