Eros Now, a digital venture by Eros International, has started shooting for its much-awaited original series Flesh. Starring Swara Bhasker, Akshay Oberoi and Vidya Malvade in principal cast, the series is set for its premiere in early 2019.
Talking about the storyline of Flesh, it revolves around global human trafficking industry and how a cop takes the matter in her hands and cracks down on criminals involved in the illegal trade. Bhasker has been roped in to play the cop.
Talking about the series, Bhasker said, “To associate with brave, bold, relevant and impactful characters and projects is a dream for any passionate actor. I am delighted to become a part of Flesh and looking forward to working with this fantastic and talented crew. For the first time in my career, I am playing a cop and my fans will be witnessing a new version of myself in this Eros Now original series.”
Siddharth Anand is co-producing the series, while director Danish Aslam has come onboard to call the shots from a story written by Pooja Ladha Surti. Shruti has previously written commercially and critically successful films like Andhadhun (2018), Badlapur (2015) and Phobia (2016).