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'The Kissing Booth 2' sequel is on

‘The Kissing Booth 2’ sequel is on

Los Angeles: The second installment of “The Kissing Booth” is in makes on Netflix, actor Joel Courtney said on Twitter. The sequel will reunite many of the team that made the original breakout hit, including Joey King and Jacob Elordi, reports variety.com. “Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! It’s official!,” Courtney told[Read More…]

Mumbai, India - February 06, 2019- Priyanka Chopra and Madhu Chopra’s Marathi production Firebrand will premiere exclusively on Netflix, in 190 countries on 22 February 2019. The film features award winning Marathi actors like Usha Jadhav, Girish Kulkarni, Sachin Khedekar and Rajeshwari Sachdev. Firebrand is directed by National Award winner Aruna Raje and also the first digital venture that Priyanka and Dr. Madhu Chopra’s production house Purple Pebble Pictures has made. The film is Netflix’s first licensed original film in Marathi. Firebrand follows the life of a successful lawyer who herself is sexual assault victim, played by Usha Jadhav, who is dealing with PTSD. She tackles difficult family cases while also coping with intimacy issues in her own marriage. Girish Kulkarni expertly essays the role of her husband Madhav Patkar, an architect by profession. The film revolves around trials and tribulations of contemporary modern day relationships and will be available to 139 million Netflix members across the world on February 22, 2019. Speaking on the film’s exclusive premiere on the service, Madhu Chopra said “Firebrand is packaged with a gripping, powerful narrative along with an ensemble of talented actors and we are truly excited that this story will reach millions of diverse Netflix members. We are delighted to have Netflix as a partner that will help us take this meaningful cinema to new audiences across the globe.’’ Priyanka Chopra said “The age of Digital has changed the way we consume content. Today, the story is king and audiences are open to and accepting of all kinds of genres. We scroll for content that appeals to our mood and mind, equally. This definitely was one of the major reasons behind our move of taking our latest Marathi project Firebrand straight to Netflix. A story like Firebrand deserves to reach audiences far and wide and I'm thrilled to be bringing this to Netflix.”

Priyanka Chopra and Madhu Chopra’s Marathi production Firebrand to premiere on Netflix on 22 February

Mumbai: Priyanka Chopra and Madhu Chopra’s Marathi production Firebrand will premiere exclusively on Netflix, in 190 countries on 22 February 2019. The film features award winning Marathi actors like Usha Jadhav, Girish Kulkarni, Sachin Khedekar and Rajeshwari Sachdev. Firebrand is directed by National Award winner Aruna Raje and also the[Read More…]

Rajkumar Hirani invited to participate in FICCI Frames amidst sexual harassment charges?

Rajkumar Hirani to produce upcoming Netflix comedy

Rajkumar Hirani to act as producer-mentor on brother-in-law Sanjiv Kishinchandani’s short, a comedy that will be part of a Netflix anthology. A biopic on his actor-friend Sanjay Dutt behind him, Rajkumar Hirani is now set to dabble in the web space. The filmmaker, according to a report in mid-day, will[Read More…]

Netflix brings Aravind Adiga's novel on screen

Netflix brings Aravind Adiga’s novel on screen

Mumbai: “Selection Day”, the engrossing novel by Booker Prize winner Aravind Adiga about an underprivileged rural boy’s struggle to become a national-level cricketer, is now a series on Netflix. The trailer shows young Mohammad Samad as protagonist Manju bullied into cricket by his father (Rajesh Tailang), confused by the cultural[Read More…]

Indians prefer free digital content over paid services: Study

Indians prefer free digital content over paid services: Study

Indians prefer to stream free content offered by the likes of YouTube over paid services like Netlfix and Amazon, according to a study. Boston-based Jana, which claims to be the largest provider of free internet in emerging markets through its mCent browser, conducted the study titled ‘Video Streaming Services Report’[Read More…]

Netflix to launch a show on juvenile delinquents

Netflix cancels Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’

Los Angeles: Marvels “Iron Fist” will not return for a third season, said a Netflix representative. “Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ will not return for a third season on Netflix. Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is proud of the series and grateful for all of the hard work from our incredible[Read More…]





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