Yes, Emraan Hashmi will be seen in a web series soon. The show is an adaptation of Bilal Siddiqui’s book The Bard of Blood. The series will be streamed on Netflix. Shahrukh Khan’s Red Chilies Productions will be producing the show.
An official tweet has been posted by Netflix India which reads “God has given you one face and you make another. Emraan Hashmi is Kabir Anand in ‘The Bard of Blood’!”
Emraan hashmi has also tweeted “To be, or not to be.” Yes, we are ready to see Emraan Hashmi as Kabir Anand. It will be an exciting and thrilling journey for us without any doubt.
From the side Red Chilies, there has been a tweet also which says that they have found their leading man.
Indian subcontinent will be used as the backdrop of this series based upon The Bard of Blood. It will be multilingual story involving a spy who has been expelled from the services. The protagonist Kabir Anand will start his life again as a professor. However, he will be reinstated in his services to save country and find his lost love.
By using his intellectual background, combating skills and personal experiences, Kabir avenges the past and meet with the deadliest enemy till date. Time factor may come in to the play also. It is an espionage thriller. Similar kind of story cannot be found anywhere else. Plot line of this story is pretty unique. Characterization can be considered at par with international books from the same genre. Good spy thriller is really hard to find in India. Therefore, we are really looking forward to this one.
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