The writer and director Puneet Krishna is known for his popular crime drama “Mirzapur” and is currently working with Netflix to produce two series, a dark comedy and a drama.
These programs are likely to go into production later this year to early next year. Speaking of his connection with streaming, Krishna said: “My connection with Netflix is in line with my vision of myself as a storyteller and the development of my imaginary work.”
Krishna said that the ribbons created a vibrant narrative culture for writers.
“I admire their focussed sense of innovation which offers creative talent like me limitless possibilities to grow and evolve. I continue to be grateful to the audience who have loved my past work and I hope I can continue entertaining them as I start this new chapter,” he added.
After commenting on this, Monika Shergill, the vice president of Netflix India’s content department, called Krishna one of the country’s best storytellers. Great stories can come from anywhere and are everywhere. At Netflix, we are always seeking to collaborate with the best storytellers around the world. We want to be the home where the best creators can tell all kinds of true stories.
“Puneet is undoubtedly one of India’s finest storytellers and we are huge fans of his powerful and inventive writing. We’re thrilled to welcome Puneet and can’t wait to bring his passion and vision alive on Netflix,” Shergill said.
Krishna debuted as a co-author of Bangistan, a acclaimed satire produced by Excel Entertainment.
He was a member of Amazon Prime’s original Indian original Inside Edge writer’s room, but his most famous work is Mirzapur produced by Excel Entertainment for Amazon Prime. He joined Karan Anshuman and Vineet Krishna as one of the creators of the show.