Sundance: Netflix Nabs Richie Mehta’s ‘Delhi Crime’


Netflix has picked up rights to “Delhi Crime” a seven half India-set sequence, directed by Canada’s Richie Mehta. The actual fact-based police procedural was launched on the Sundance competition this week within the Indie Episodic part.

Manufacturing of the present was by Golden Karavan and Ivanhoe Photos. It should air on Netflix from March 22, 2019.

“Delhi Crime” is impressed by and follows the infamous December 2012 investigation by the Delhi Police right into a devastating rape of a younger lady that reverberated throughout India and the world. Mehta (“Amal,” “Siddharth”) conceived the present throughout a dialog with Neeraj Kumar, a former Commissioner of the Delhi Police, who launched him to the investigating crew, and provided entry to a whole lot of pages of authorized paperwork.

The solid consists of Shefali Shah (“Monsoon Marriage ceremony”), Adil Hussain (“Lifetime of Pi,” “Resort Salvation”,) Denzil Smith (“The Finest Unique Marigold Resort”,) Rasika Dugal (“Qissa,” “Manto”), Rajesh Tailang (“Siddharth,” Netflix sequence “Choice Day”) and Yashaswini Dayama (“Pricey Zindagi”).

“’Delhi Crime’ is trustworthy and emotional and highly effective. Reveals like this convey a much-needed lens to the lived actuality of girls all over the world,” stated Simran Sethi, Netflix director, worldwide originals.

Government producers for Golden Karavan are Aaron Kaplan, Jeff Sagansky, Florence Sloan, Apoorva Bakshi, Pooja Kohli and Sanjay Bachani. Government producers from Ivanhoe Photos are John Penotti, Kilian Kerwin, and Michael Hogan. Producing are Robert Friedland, Sidney Kimmel, and Brian Kornreich for Ivanhoe Photos.

Spread the love