Netflix has been expanding its footprint in foreign languages by hosting Korean dramas, German thrillers and Dutch dramas. But India was a market where they hadn’t got a hold. Recently we saw Netflix premiering their Indian original movie, Love Per Square Foot which was quite acclaimed.
Now Netflix is ready with its first Indian original series: Sacred Games based off of Vikram Chandra’s 2006 novel with the same name, it seems to be a tense thriller starring Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte, Rajshri Deshpande and Surveen Chawala. With Anurag KAshyap as the director it is expected to be gritty.
Whether it will live upto the expectation or not, we will know only after its premiere slated to be on July 6. The first season is having 8 episodes.