Making the collaboration official, the YRF social media handle shared a note, the captioned read, “Netflix and Yash Raj Films join forces to bring a new era of blockbusters! Coming soon!”
The picture note read, “Netflix and Yash Raj Films forge an iconic partnership to mark a new era of storytelling in India”
As per the reports, the two powerhouses have partnered to create films and series to bring defining stories to audiences in India and across the world.
Aamir Khan’s son Junaid Khan’s debut film ‘Maharaj’ will be released under Netflix-YRF’s partnership. The film also stars Jaideep Ahlawat, Sharvari and Shalini Pandey. The film has been directed by Siddharth P. Malhotra.
Inspired by true events, Maharaj, is an incredible David vs Goliath story set in the 1800s, about how a regular man, journalist by profession, takes on a powerful role-model of society, hailed by many as a messiah for the masses. The fearless reporter uncovers a series of incidents that shake the very foundation of society.
The Railway Men, a four-part series starring R. Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyendu Sharma and Babil Khan, which is directed by debutant director Shiv Rawail.
The Railway Men is a show based on the deadly gas leak in the central Indian city of Bhopal. A cloud of toxic gas escaped from a pesticide plant, on the night of 2nd December 1984, in the city of Bhopal that injured and claimed thousands of lives. This is the untold story of the unsung heroes, who rose to the occasion that night to save the city and its people. This is the story of their courage, their sense of duty and their humanity.