>>> Subhash Kapoor who has directed films like Jolly L.L.B and Jolly L.L.B 2 now will come up with a show for ALT Balaji which will be based on the infamous Nanavati Case. RUSTOM movie starring Akshay Kumar was made on the same subject; the show however will be more in the mould of American crime story: People vs OJ Simpson.

>>> Last week, we told you Shaad Ali has come on board for ALT Balaji’s new show THE FAMILY which will see him reunite with his SAATHIYA actor Vivek Oberoi but we have now learned that Shaad is going to be roped in for the 1st and last episode of the series. Nikhil Advani is in talks to helm the remaining episodes. Ravi Kishan will also be a part of the series.

>>> Now a web series will be made on the Harshad Mehta Scandal. Applause Entertainment has given green light to the show which will highlight the scam. Watch this space for more on this one!

>>> Akshara Haasan is set to top line a web series for VIU, this dance based show will be women centric and will also feature Gavrav Pandey in the lead role along with Kushal Punjabi who has also joined the web series.

>>> Netflix announces three new original Indian web series ranging from drama to horror and mystery titled LEILA- A story on longing, faith and loss, GHOUL, A horror series based on Arabic folklore, starring Radhika Apte and Manav Kaul; CROCODILEA mystery thriller series; these shows will soon get released on their streaming service.

>>> Eros has acquired the rights of the best selling Indian author Ashiwini Singh’s THE KRISHNA KEY to adapt it in a movie as well as a series for their OTT platform Eros Now. The series is in initial stages of development and the cast will be finalized soon. Eros are planning to release it in 2019. Watch this space for more!

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