Disney+ Hotstar is introducing Hindi film star Kajol into the realm of streaming shows.
The actor was revealed to be tackling a scripted series for the streaming service in a new video posted today at 12 p.m. local Indian time. For weeks, rumors about the event had been spreading in India.
There’s no information on the show’s narrative, format, or product aegis, but it’s remarkable for being Kajol’s first Indian streaming series. The multi-award-winning actress is most recognized for her roles in films like Fanaa, My Name Is Khan, and Baazigar.
Kajol expressed that it is a challenge to explore new formats but described it as a great thing. She shared that she loves to take challenges head-on. Adding on, the actress expressed, “Being an avid fan of digital series, the concept has always been intriguing, and after following cool shows such as Aarya and Rudra, I knew there was no other platform than Disney+ Hotstar to start my series journey.”
The Head of Content at Disney+ Hotstar & HSM Entertainment Network also expressed how excited they are to celebrate Kajol joining them. He said she has the capability to charm viewers with her screen presence. Adding on, the head revealed, “With the beloved star, we are setting out on an all-new journey to bring a unique story of love, emotions and family.”