Karan Johar inks long-term partnership with Netflix
Karan collaborated with Netflix on the 2018 anthology film Lust Stories and is presently involved with two upcoming Netflix titles — Ghost Stories and Guilty
Karan Johar's Dharmatic Entertainment will create a broad range of new fiction and non-fiction series and films exclusively for Netflix. Karan collaborated with Netflix on the 2018 anthology film Lust Stories and is presently involved with two upcoming Netflix titles — Ghost Stories and Guilty.
Speaking about his long-term deal with the platform, Karan said, “With its unique creative freedom and instantaneous global reach, Netflix provides a fearless space for creators. I'm super excited about the projects we already have in development and the limitless possibilities ahead. To create universal stories from India that the world discovers is an incredible and unprecedented opportunity.”
Bela Bajaria, VP, International Originals Netflix, added, “I am incredibly excited about our partnership with Karan Johar - one of India’s greatest modern storytellers. Johar and Dharmatic Entertainment will have all the creative freedom and support they need to create pioneering dramas and unscripted series - as well as films - for our members all over the world.”
Ghost Stories is co-directed by Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee. Karan’s upcoming feature film venture is Takht. Set in the Mughal era, the period epic stars Vicky Kaushal, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Anil Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor and others.