The digital audiences recently witnessed Bhagwan Rajneesh aka Osho’s life and the many controversies surrounding it in a Netflix series – Wild Wild Country. And now Aamir Khan and Alia Bhatt will star in a web series on the famous godman’s life.
Kapoor and Sons’ director Shakun Batra is now enamored by Rajneesh’s life and buzz is that it will be for an international streaming service. Wild Wild Country streamed on Netflix, you can read its review here. Going by that information, chances are that Amazon Prime maybe the international streaming service that shall premiers Shakun’s web series.
Aamir and Alia will be sharing screen space for the very first time in their lives with this project. Previously, there were rumours that Karan Johar was to make a film on the life of Rajneesh.
Interestingly, the Netflix series Wild Wild Country showcased the international community, Rajneeshpuram, in Oregon, USA that was set up by Osho’s followers. The series has been appreciated by a lot of B-town celebrities.
Riteish Deshmukh has tweeted about the series on Twitter. Here’s his tweet.
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) March 26, 2018
Dangal star Fatima Sana Shaikh expressed her positive views on the series.
1 thing that's interesting about #WildWildCountry is that depending on who you are you could be watching a completely different documentary.
— Fatima Sana Shaikh (@fatimasanashekh) March 26, 2018
Emraan Hashmi also showered praises on the docu-series.
Don't blame you if after watching #Wildwildcountry you go like Holly F*#* did this actually happen. Definitely takes the crown from #makingamurderer for the most binge worthy documentary on @netflix. Do yourself a favour : Watch it!! pic.twitter.com/mseoMdB7qf
— emraan hashmi (@emraanhashmi) March 21, 2018
It also caught the fancy of viner Ashish Chanchlani, he said this in his tweet.
Watch netflix’s new show #WildWildCountry RIGHT NOW
Its a documentary on OSHO and its followers and its crazyy and twisted
— Ashish Chanchlani (@ashchanchlani) March 17, 2018
Wonder what kind of series Shakun has on his mind, but given the buzz that the Netflix series has generated this series too will be surely be much sort after.