Video streaming giant Netflix is ready to bring laughter and drama to its readers with ‘Call My Agent: Bollywood’, the Indian adaptation of the popular French series ‘Dix Pour Cent’.
The story follows four savvy and intelligent talent agents who deal with fragile star egos and real human emotions to save their agency from shutting down after the founder’s sudden death. Get the first look at these four legends in this video as they strut to rule the world.
The funny, quirky and heartwarming take on the world of showbiz is written by Abbas and Hussein Dalal and directed by Shaad Ali. It is produced by Applause Entertainment in association with Banijay Asia.
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The dramatic comedy is expected to welcome a star cast including Aahana Kumra, Ayush Mehra, Rajat Kapoor and Soni Razdan in the lead roles. Audiences will also see an array of Bollywood personalities make appearances on the series.
Commenting on the development, Sameer Nair, CEO of Applause Entertainment, said, “At Applause, we have strived to organize and create the best stories from around the world. Call My Agent: Bollywood is a show that has been delightfully reimagined to present the colorful world of Bollywood through humor and heartwarming emotions. We are excited to partner with Netflix to bring Call My Agent to Indian and global audiences. “
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Monika Shergill, Vice President of Content, Netflix India, said: “We are delighted to partner with Applause Entertainment to deliver an Indian adaptation of Ten Percent, a hugely successful French comedy drama series on Netflix. Call My Agent: Bollywood is an Indian twist with a heady mix of quirky writing and wonderful cast, making it a delightful watch.
“Call My Agent: Bollywood” will give audiences a hilarious and refreshing look at the glamorous world of Bollywood, the ups, downs and everything that helps build today’s stars. Ride the dazzling roller coaster of showbiz coming soon to Netflix!