Web series are like a breathe of fresh air for viewers who are bored of the never ending daily soaps and masala Bollywood movies. For all those who just can't get enough of them, we have some exciting news.
Popular Bollywood film-maker Kabir Khan is all set to debut on the digital platform with an exciting web series. The â€˜Bajrangi Bhaijaanâ€™ director is coming up with â€˜The Forgotten Armyâ€™ which will be available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.
The shooting for the upcoming series has commenced on Monday in Mumbai. The series is inspired by true events and focuses on the men and women who fought for Indiaâ€™s independence as part of the Indian National Army led by Subhas Chandra Bose, as per a press release.
Kabir Khan to direct Amazon Originalâ€™s digital series, titled #TheForgottenArmy... Created by Kabir Khan Films, the Amazon Original series commenced filming in Mumbai today. pic.twitter.com/jWjFauGKR5â€” taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) December 18, 2017
Ekta Kapoor also recently launched a web series based on Subhash Chandra Bose on her digital platform ALT Balaji. The series titled â€˜Bose: Dead or Aliveâ€™ has been applauded for its superb plot and stellar performance of actors.
For the uninitiated, Newton star Rajkummar Rao played the titular role in the popular series. The series is highly rated on IMDb.
Kabir Khan has helmed several hits like 'Ek Tha Tiger', 'Tubelight' and 'Kaabul Express' and we can't wait to see him direct a web series.