Netflix is doubling down on its relationship with Indian multi-hyphenate Karan Johar. The SVOD service has struck a long-term partnership with Johar’s Dharmatic Entertainment to create new scripted and non-scripted exhibits in addition to function movies.
This comes after the Raazi producer signed up in Could to host relationship format What The Love? for the platform. He’s additionally concerned in two forthcoming function movies for Netflix – as director on Ghost Tales and producing Responsible by way of Dharmatic. He first labored with Netflix on 2018 movie Lust Tales.
Bela Bajaria, VP, Worldwide Originals, Netflix, mentioned, “I’m extremely enthusiastic about our partnership with Karan Johar – one among India’s best trendy storytellers. Johar and Dharmatic Leisure could have all of the artistic freedom and assist they should create pioneering dramas and unscripted sequence – in addition to movies – for our members everywhere in the world.”
Johar mentioned, “With its distinctive artistic freedom and instantaneous world attain, Netflix gives a fearless house for creators. I’m tremendous excited in regards to the initiatives we have already got in improvement and the limitless prospects forward. To create common tales from India that the world discovers is an unbelievable and unprecedented alternative.”
Apoorva Mehta, CEO, Dharma Productions, mentioned, “We’re excited in regards to the immense storytelling prospects forward. With Netflix as the brand new storytelling residence for Dharmatic Leisure, I’ve the best hopes for what we will do collectively. Our imaginative and prescient is to create differentiated tales throughout numerous genres and we will’t wait to craft and usher many extra outstanding sequence and movies into the world with Netflix.”