Netflix has released its list of shows and movies streaming in the near future. It also announced that the action thriller the show Finding Anamika which starred Madhuri Dixit is also one among the forthcoming series from this popular digital platform with Nene in the title role. Today, the producer Karan Johar has taken to Facebook to share the launch date of the show, that was renamed The Fame Game.
Madhuri Dixit Nene is playing the part of an famous global star, Anamika Anand, who disappears. The suspense focuses around the web of deceit and lies which gradually unravels following Anamika’s disappearance. The series also features Sanjay Kapoor, Manav Kaul, Lakshvir Saran, Muskkaan Jafari and Suhasini Muley.
When announcing the premiere of the series on Instagram director Karan Johar wrote, “There is always a secret that lies beneath the façade of fame and celebrity. What’s the truth behind this life story of the Bollywood’s most famous superstar Anamika Anand? We will know more in the near future. “The Fame Game series premieres 25th February only streaming on Netflix!”
In the teaser, Nene’s character reveals that she is an international star who is respected and loved across the world. Yet, it’s hard to not to feel a deeper truth that lies beneath the top of everything that glitters.
The show is a return with Sanjay Kapoor, and Madhuri Dixit Nene, who have been apart for more than two years. They had their last screen time together in 1997’s Mohabbat. They are also well-known for their explosive rapport during the 1995 film Raja. The Fame Game also introduces Dixit Nene to the OTT space.
Dixit Nene, an integral part of Indian reality television has last appeared at the screen for the film Kalank. In the film she played the part of a courtesan in Rajputana which is a fictional town that existed prior to independence. With Dixit Nene’s debut on OTT we can safely assume that the majority of popular Bollywood actors are switching toward OTT platforms as they gain recognition among the younger viewers across the nation.