A new original series on Bilal Siddiqi’s 2015 novel The Bard of Blood will be seen on Netflix, very soon. The series which is in eight-parts will be produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.
The novel written by Bilal Siddiqi is a story of a spy, Kabir Anand.
According to the press note:
“Who (Kabir Anand) is recalled from his new life as a Shakespeare professor in Panchgani to save his country and a long-lost love. A combination of combat skills, intellectual background and personal circumstances propel Kabir to avenge the past and face his deadliest enemies in a race against time."
The multilingual series set in Indian subcontinent will be in Urdu, English, Hindi and other languages. The series will feature intricate, highly stylized action sequences.
Netflix founder and CEO Reed Hastings said, “We believe in the global vision of Red Chillies to create groundbreaking content out of India. It’s exciting to deepen our relationship with Red Chillies and expand our slate of originals in India.”
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