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(Last Updated On: 22 May, 2020)

One of the pioneers of digital streaming, Netflix India has released four originals so far. While the horror anthology Ghost Stories and the crime series Jamtara failed to create a lasting impact on audiences, the romantic drama Taj Mahal 1989 and the latest thriller Guilty are enjoying good viewership.

RECOMMENDED: Detailed Review: Taj Mahal 1989 (2020)

However, this is not all. Netflix India has a list of originals lined up for the year ahead. Let’s have a look at the ones announced so far:

Betaal:

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Official Announcement Picture

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Shah Rukh Khan‘s production house, Red Chillies Entertainment will be distributing this upcoming horror fiction. Betaal stars internet sensation Aahana Kumra and Vineet Kumar Singh in the lead. The show is set against the backdrop of rural India. At the time when remote villages of India served as barracks for the British Army. Further, the show will feature a clash between one such Army officer with his battalion of zombie redcoats and the Indian police.

Bahubali: Before the Beginning:

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Mrunal Thakur will bring life to Queen Sivagami originally played by Ramya Krishnan in the movie

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This web series will be a prequel to the 2015 Magnum Opus, Bahubali: The Beginning. Based on Anand Neelakantan’s novel The Rise of Sivagami, the show will highlight the journey of Queen Sivagami towards being the monarch of the Mahishmati Kingdom. Mrunal Thakur will play the female protagonist in the series.

Mai:

Anushka Sharma and her brother Karnesh’s Clean Slate Films will produce Mai

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Anushka Sharma will once again step into the shoes of executive producer for the upcoming series Mai that will premier on Netflix later this year. Mai revolves around a mother in her late 40s who entraps herself in the web of violence and power post a tragedy.

Bombay Begums:

Alankrita Srivastava of Lipstick Under My Burkha fame

This upcoming series is created by Alankrita Srivastava and has Chernin Entertainment and Endemol Shine India as its executive producers. The drama will revolve around five women living in the fast-paced life of Bombay. Each of them has their desires to fulfill simultaneously guarding their ethics and facing the wrath of the patriarchal society.

Masaba Masaba:

This show will unfold designer Masaba Gupta’s different traits

Last but not least, Netflix India will premier Sonam Nair‘s Masaba Masaba. This is a scripted show that will focus on the journey of ace designer Masaba Gupta. Gupta plays herself and the show will encapsulate real-life events and details from her life starting from fashion, family, and dating.

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