Author-director Puneet Krishna, who is understood for his fashionable crime drama Mirzapur, is collaborating with Netflix to create two sequence, a darkish comedy and a drama.
The shows are more likely to get into manufacturing later this 12 months to early subsequent 12 months. Speaking about his affiliation with the streamer, Krishna mentioned, “My association with Netflix is in-line with my vision for myself as a storyteller and for the evolution of my body of work as I have imagined it to be.”
Krishna mentioned the streamer had constructed a vibrant storytelling tradition for writers.
“I admire their focussed sense of innovation which offers creative talent like me limitless possibilities to grow and evolve. I continue to be grateful to the audience who have loved my past work and I hope I can continue entertaining them as I start this new chapter,” he added.
When reached out for a remark, Monika Shergill, VP, Content material, Netflix India known as Krishna one of many nation’s most interesting storytellers.
“Nice tales can come from wherever and be beloved in every single place. At Netflix, we’re all the time seeking to companion with the very best storytellers from all all over the world. We wish to be the house for the very best creators to have the ability to inform numerous and genuine tales.
“Puneet is undoubtedly one of India’s finest storytellers and we are huge fans of his powerful and inventive writing. We’re thrilled to welcome Puneet and can’t wait to bring his passion and vision alive on Netflix,” Shergill mentioned.
Krishna made his debut because the co-writer of the critically acclaimed satire Bangistan, produced by Excel Leisure.
He was part of the writers’ room of Amazon Prime’s first Indian unique Inside Edge however his most well-known work is Mirzapur, produced by Excel Leisure for Amazon Prime. He labored on the present as one of many creators together with Karan Anshuman and Vineet Krishna.