Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, Anurag Kashyap who in the past have worked together for Bombay Talkies and Lust Stories are now teaming up again. These much acclaimed group of directors have joined their hands once again, to create a horror story. This new web series will be titled: Ghost Stories.
Making an official announcement, Global Online Streaming Giant: Netflix, that churned out Lust Stories in past, took to Twitter and revealed,
“Are you screaming yet? You will be soon. #GhostStories, coming soon, only on Netflix.”
Have a look at the tweet here:
✅ Zoya Akhtar
✅ Karan Johar
✅ Dibakar Banerjee
✅ Anurag Kashyap
Are you screaming yet? You will be soon. #GhostStories, coming soon, only on Netflix.
— Netflix India (@NetflixIndia) August 1, 2019
Ghost Stories will be produced by Ronnie Screwvala’s RSVP Films (Which Produced Uri: The Surgical Strike in the past), in association with Ashi Dua of Flying Unicorn Entertainment. This is the second time that RSVP and Netflix team are working together on a project, after collaborating for Vicky Kaushal starrer web show Love Per Square Foot in the past.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Karan Johar is currently financing a lot of projects some of them are Good News, Sooryavanshi, Brahmastra and Sher Shah. He has also brought in Vicky Kaushal for the trilogy Bhoot’s first installment which is titled Bhoot: Part One – The Haunted Ship.
And just a few days back he acquired Hindi remake rights for Vijay Devarakonda’s: Dear Comrade, with an intention to repeat the history at box-office that Vijay’s Kabir Singh created with Shahid Kapoor as the male lead.
And when it comes to Zoya Akhtar she was in the news recently for her Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer: Gully Boy a biopic on the lives of Indian street rappers Divine and Naezy. And Zoya is preparing for another web series: Made In Heaven – 2.
And talking about Dibakar Banerjee, he is directing Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar, that has Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra as the lead couple.
And last but not the least, Anurag Kashyap is set to introduce the biopic of shooter dadis with Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Saand Ki Aankh.