Netflix is truly stepping on the gas when it comes to okaying original-proposals one after the other. After a flurry of announcements from the digital giant featuring the best in the entertainment business, here’s another surprise. Netflix is soon coming up with a series that will explore the life of fashion icon Masaba Gupta, including her early struggles, professional highs, personal lows and her stance on issues like body positivity.
And that’s not all, her mother-actor Neena Gupta is going to feature alongside the designer in the same. It’s the first time that the mother-daughter duo will be appearing together for a digital series. To be directed by Sonam Nair, who has carved her niche with an interesting lineup of movies and web-series like Kaafir, Gippi and The Trip, a lot of expectations are riding on the series.
Conceptualised by Ashvini Yardi, it is believed that the former and Masaba Gupta have held several discussions about the series through the year. The series won’t be without an element of fiction. Neena Gupta hearing the idea was immediately game for the opportunity. Doesn’t it feel like we might just have an interesting series in store here?