Apart from Arjun Rampal, The Final Call stars a host of familiar faces, including the likes of Javed Jaffrey, Neeraj Kabi, Sakshi Tanwar, Pradeep Rawat, among others. It will start streaming on ZEE5 from February 22.
The show's main plotline will revolve around Radhe (a classical musician) and Tamanna (a free-spirited pop star) who come together to discover love and music, and in the course of this discovery, find themselves.
Emraan Hashmi, who recently starred in the film Why Cheat India, is making his web series debut with The Bard of Blood. The series is being produced jointly by Netflix and Shah Rukh Khan's production banner Red Chillies Entertainment.
A series based on Tom Hiddleston's Marvel character, Loki, has found a writer. Apart from writing the series, which will premiere on Disney's upcoming streaming video service, Disney+, Michael Waldron will also serve as the show creator and executive producer.
Amazon's Lord of the Rings series is said to be the most expensive web series ever with a budget of an incredible 250 million dollars, which is about the same as some of today's bigger-budgeted films. The series will apparently have five seasons.
In today's superhero surfeit, a TV show or a movie has to be exceptional to distinguish itself. Netflix's The Umbrella Academy, if it is fair to judge it by its first episode, is just above average and seems hackneyed at that.
Reliance Entertainment, which has produced films like Golmaal Again, Simmba and Super 30, has acquired the rights of Vineet Bajpai's bestselling Harappa Trilogy to adapt into major motion-pictures or a multi-season original web-series.
ZEE5 announced 72 new original shows on the occasion of its first anniversary on February 14. The event was attended by Arjun Rampal, S Sreesanth, Pooja Bhatt, Shakti Kapoor, Saqib Saleem, Mahesh Bhatt and Goldie Behl among others.
If The Umbrella Academy sounds weird to you and you are still excited about it, there is more where that came from. On Netflix, here are some of the strange, offbeat, and eccentric TV shows and movies you can watch.