The new Bengali web series Feluda might just be devoid of the most iconic stories that Satyajit Ray wrote and made into exemplary films – Sonar Kella and Joy Baba Felunath. This, actor-director Parambrata Chatterjee who plays Feluda in the series, revealed in an interaction.
The series recently debuted on Addatimes.com, the first episode was titled – Sheyal Debota Rahasya. And it was viewed by over 20 million streamers. The second webisode will be ‘Ghurghutiar Ghatona’
Though the series was written by Satyajit Ray in 1960s, this series’ script has been updated to be contemporary. Instead of the old rotary dial telephone sets, Feluda is now up-to-date. He uses an iPhone and gets updates on WhatsApp.
The series is co-produced by Bangladeshi production house Kandy Productions and Roadshow Films, owned by Parambrata and Aritra Sen. In all, the series has 25 stories.