Shahrukh Khan was last seen in the film Zero which could not collect much on the box office. Now he is being very careful about his upcoming projects and films. Reportedly, He backed out of Saare Jahan Se Accha. This film is the biopic of Rakesh Sharma. Shahrukh does not want to experiment with his skills on biopic because he thinks experimentations may fail. Therefore, he opted for Don 3 over Saare Jahan Se Accha. Now he is trying his hand at the production level. He co-produced the film Badla which stars Amitabh Bachchan and Tapasee Pannu. Now he is moving his aim towards Netflix. Shahrukh wants to launch a project called Bard of Blood on Netflix. Adding to this, he also is producing a film for Netflix on a very interesting project.
According to reports, Shahrukh’s new project will take us back in the year 1983. That project is about the Mumbai Police’s initiative to train a special team of encounter specialists and shooters during the increasing underworld was in Mumbai. Atul Sabharwal is directing this project. The film produced by Red Chillies Entertainment. This project will have 8 episodes.
Shahrukh Khan said, “We have always tried to create world-class content and entertainment from India. Netflix has shown that Indian stories have a global audience, and we would love to use this platform and its reach to tell more stories.”
“We believe in the global vision of Red Chillies to create ground-breaking content out of India. It’s exciting to deepen our relationship with Red Chillies and expand our slate of originals in India. We are thrilled to work with a brilliant, young writer like Bilal Siddiqi and take his gripping, inventive storytelling to Netflix members worldwide.” Reed Hastings added. He is the chief executive at Netflix.
Netflix has featured many Indian commissioned series including “Sacred Games,” “Selection Day”, which is based on a novel by Booker Prize-winning author Arvind Adiga, “Again,” by “Quantico” writer Marisha Mukherjee.
On the Bollywood front, SRK will have a cameo in Badla. Also, his cameo is also confirmed in Mental Hai Kya which stars Kangana Ranaut and Rajkumar Rao.