Red Chillies Entertainment

Netflix unveils ambitious, high-profile originals slate out of India

Meet The Patels director Ravi Patel and Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment are behind a slate of new Netflix originals out of India. The streaming giant has ordered Messy from creator Patel, following an aspiring stand-up comic struggling to balance family life with comedy. The show, in which Patel also stars, is co-written with […]

Netflix gains distribution on Indian set-tops

Indian DTH pay TV operator Videocon d2h has struck a deal with Netflix to provide access to the streaming video service direct from its internet-connected set-top boxes. The news is a boon for Netflix, which has been competing head on with Amazon in India since the latter launched its service globally at the end of […]

Netflix and Amazon go head-to-head in India

Streaming service Netflix has bagged exclusive SVOD rights to movies from India’s Red Chillies Entertainment for the next three years, as Amazon Prime Video revealed a raft of original series from the territory. RCE is the prodco of Indian movie star Shah Rukh Khan (pictured left), who’s popularity among audiences has seen him dubbed ‘King […]