Akshay Kumar’s edge over the rest: The End
Akshay Kumar recently announced that he would be working with Amazon Prime on a multi-season TV series named “The End”.
It comes as no surprise that online video platforms like YouTube, Netflix, Amazon Prime, etc. have fast been gaining importance and the content posted on such platforms is considered to be at par, if not better, qualitatively relative to films and other mainstream TV content. Having rapidly captured a young audience, web-series are finding an increasing amount of recognition from the mainstream film industry. As such, it comes as no surprise when renowned and critically acclaimed actors have been acting in online content. To the already growing list of mainstream Bollywood actors joining the realm of web-series, now a new name shall be added: Akshay Kumar.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) March 5, 2019
Akshay Kumar, who has well made a name in Bollywood, making his mark with blockbuster hits ranging from a wide range of topics, gracefully transitioning from comedy to action to society-themed films, recently announced that he would be working with Amazon Prime on a multi-season TV series named “The End”. The series, which is still in its initial stages of development is expected to be a thriller, complete with action – something which is Akshay Kumar’s forte. According to him, it was his son who urged him to enter the digital entertainment scene in order to keep up with the changing times and connect with the younger generation more. The show is being produced by Abundantia Entertainment, which is known for producing the Amazon Prime Original crime thriller series, Breathe starring R. Madhavan.
With this new venture from a Bollywood biggie, digital content is sure to make longer strides and will certainly open up to a wider audience not only in the country but also worldwide. One thing is sure: once out, “The End” is sure to capture the attention of netizens.