Zoya Akhtar, Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap, and Dibakar Banerjee are on board for Netflix’s next Indian original titled Lust Stories, a collaboration between the streaming giant and Ronnie Screwvala’s RSVP. Their last collaboration was Love Per Square Foot which released on Valentine’s Day.
According to Hindustan Times, Lust Stories will have each of the filmmakers present a short film on the topic of love and lust, a format similar to their last work Bombay Talkies. The cast includes Radhika Apte, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar and Kiara Advani.
Produced by RSVP in association with Ashi Dua of Flying Unicorn Entertainment, Lust Stories will be exclusively available to over 117 million Netflix members in 190 countries in June 2018.
Meanwhile, Netflix is currently gearing up for the release of Sacred Games, an Indian original starring Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte. The much-awaited show, produced by Anurag Kashyap’s Phantom Films, is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by author Vikram Chandra. The series is co-directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap. The show will premiere on July 6.