ALTBalaji is signing up actors left, right and centre for their projects and soon, Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan will make his streaming debut with their crime thriller, tentatively titled The Family. Along with Ravi Kishan, the series will also star Vivek Oberoi. According to sources, Ravi will be playing a pivotal role in the series. It will also be the first time that he will collaborate with Ekta Kapoor. While Ravi was quite kicked about it, so was his future co-star Vivek Oberoi. Vivek took to Twitter to show his enthusiasm about it all. He wrote:
Welcome bro @ravikishann to ‘The Family’. एक ऐसा परिवार जहां दिवाली गोलियों से मनाई जाती है! साथ में मिलकर धमाका करेंगे Haha! Looking forward to working together! @altbalaji #TheFamily
(Welcome to the family, a family that celebrates Diwali by shooting guns. Let us celebrate this together!)
Ravi becomes the next mainstream name to join the streaming world with this web series. More and more actors are experimenting with roles and concepts in web series. Saif Ali Khan will soon be seen in the Netflix original based on Sacred Games, the crime-based series that will soon stream on Netflix.