Streaming service Netflix on Friday introduced its new collection ‘Kaala Paani’, a survival drama that marks filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker’s return to appearing. Set within the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the collection is described as “a grounded story in regards to the battle for survival and questions audiences on how far they’d go to outlive”, a press launch acknowledged. The solid of the collection additionally consists of Mona Singh, Amey Wagh, Sukant Goel, Arushi Sharma, Radhika Mehrotra, Vikas Kumar, Chinmay Mandlekar, and Poornima Indrajith.
As an actor, Gowariker is finest recognized for that includes alongside Shah Rukh Khan within the tv collection ‘Circus’, ‘Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa’ and ‘Chamatkar’. His most up-to-date appearing challenge was the 2016 Marathi film ‘Ventilator’. He made his directorial debut with 1993’s ‘Pehla Nasha’ after which directed critically-acclaimed and commercially profitable films reminiscent of ‘Lagaan’, ‘Swades’ and ‘Jodhaa Akbar’.
‘Kaala Paani’ marks the second collaboration between Netflix and Posham Pa Photos after the 2022 movie ‘Jaadugar’. It comes from Sameer Saxena, who had directed “Jaadugar”. He serves as showrunner and co-director on the challenge. Saxena has acknowledged that ‘Kaala Paani’ explores a contemporary and uncharted style in Indian storytelling.
“The collection is a survival drama that includes an ensemble of characters who’re all attempting to flee the wrath of nature, because the huge sea confines them for hundreds of kilometers. On this invisible battle between people and nature, these people uncover that their destinies are intertwined, not simply with one another, but in addition with the setting,” he added. Tanya Bami, Collection Head at Netflix India, stated the streamer is at all times looking out for “contemporary distinct concepts which have a large attraction for our massive viewers base.”
“We’re extraordinarily excited to announce ‘Kaala Paani’, a first-of-its-kind survival drama, with compelling characters and deeply emotional storylines. This might be our second collaboration with Posham Pa Photos, bringing the signature type of its immensely proficient creator Sameer Saxena to our members,” she stated. ‘Kaala Paani’ is co-directed by Amit Golani, who additionally produces alongside Saxena, Biswapati Sarkar, and Saurabh Khanna.