Bollywood’s versatile actress, Bhumi Pednekar, is gearing up to make her debut in the digital realm with an upcoming romantic drama series titled “Royals” on Netflix. The show is set to feature her alongside the talented Ishaan Khatter, promising an engaging storyline and captivating performances.
Produced by the esteemed Pritish Nandy Communications, the production house known for its involvement in the International Emmy-nominated Amazon Prime Video series “Four More Shots Please!,” “Royals” is anticipated to be a large-scale ensemble drama. This collaboration marks Bhumi Pednekar’s venture into long-format storytelling for the digital audience, showcasing her eagerness to explore unique and commercially appealing projects.
A source close to the project shared insights into Bhumi’s excitement about her OTT debut, stating, “Royals encompasses everything she was looking for in her debut OTT venture, and she cannot wait to delve into this world.” The chemistry between Bhumi Pednekar and Ishaan Khatter is expected to bring a fresh and dynamic element to the series, adding an extra layer of anticipation for the audience.
Currently in pre-production, “Royals” is scheduled to commence filming within the next couple of months. With a promise of being a large-scale ensemble drama, the series is poised to be the 24th production from Pritish Nandy Communications, contributing to their impressive portfolio.
While the official announcement of the project is eagerly awaited, Bhumi Pednekar’s fans can look forward to her upcoming Netflix thriller, “Bhakshak,” from Red Chillies Entertainment, set to premiere on February 9. Additionally, she is set to grace the screen in Mudassar Aziz’s romantic comedy, “Mere Husband Ki Biwi,” alongside Arjun Kapoor and Rakul Preet. On the other hand, Ishaan Khatter is gearing up to share the screen with Hollywood A-listers Nicole Kidman and Dakota Fanning in Netflix’s “The Perfect Couple.”
As the world of OTT continues to witness exciting collaborations and gripping narratives, the pairing of Bhumi Pednekar and Ishaan Khatter in “Royals” adds another layer of anticipation to the diverse and dynamic content available for digital audiences. Stay tuned for further updates on this exciting project that promises to captivate viewers with its compelling storyline and stellar performances.