Eros Now brings forth a riveting tale of human trafficking
Eros Now has consistently impressed viewers worldwide with an array of fresh, entertaining, and innovative content. The OTT platform is all set to present an original thrilling crime drama - ‘Flesh’, which will stream on Eros Now from 21st August 2020. An Original series with 8 suspenseful episodes of 40 minutes each, Flesh boasts of an impressive ensemble of talented actors – Swara Bhasker, Akshay Oberoi, Yudhister, Vidya Malvade and Mahima Makwana. This one of a kind, eye-grabbing crime-thriller original series will shed light on the nefarious racket of human trafficking.
The trafficking of people for labour and exploitation is a prevalent global issue. It’s fuelled by desperation, conflict, inequality, and greed; elucidating on the dreadful crime, the gritty series titled 'Flesh' is written by iconic writer Pooja Ladha Surti and is created by Siddharth Anand and directed by Danish Aslam. The story shall not only keep the audience on the edge of their seats as each episode unravels a new twist in the tale but will also make the audience aware with this heart-wrenching crime which prevails in our society.
The show features the powerful actress Swara Bhaskar as Radha Nautiyal, a fierce, relentless police officer, who puts in all her efforts in solving the undying mystery. Along with her is the talented actor Akshay Oberoi who will be seen portraying a complex, dark, yet intriguing character that will shock the audience just by its sheer unpredictability. While this gripping original series will take the audience on a never seen before journey inside the dark world of human trafficking, what makes it more interesting for the viewers is the interweaving narrative of the show that uncovers each layer giving a murky insight into the world of crime.
Commenting on the same, Ridhima Lulla, Chief Content Officer, Eros Group said, “We always strive to provide an unparalleled digital experience to our viewers with strong and relevant content. Flesh is a flagship Eros Now Original and has all the elements to keep the audiences hooked as it brings forward the brutal tale of trafficking. A unique blend of drama and thriller, it depicts the hard reality of human trade.”
The country’s most celebrated action director and Producer of Flesh, Siddharth Anand further shared his thoughts and said, “I’m happy to bring such a bold and important story to the audiences. Having actors like Swara Bhasker and Akshay Oberoi playing these unique characters makes the show a must-watch for the viewers. Associating with Eros Now for Flesh has been a great experience and we truly hope the audience appreciates the show.”
Opening up about her experience of starring in ‘Flesh’, Swara Bhaskar said, “Human and child trafficking is one of the most damning realities of the world and it’s important that we keep highlighting the issue through the fictional content that we create. I am honoured to be a part of Flesh and given the opportunity to work with the team was an absolute pleasure! For the very first time in my career, I will be seen essaying the role of a cop which I am hoping will be appreciated by fans. They will witness me performing some high-octane action sequences.”
Eros Now's original series Flesh will capture a special place in the heart of audiences with its excellent storytelling filled with suspense combined with breath-taking performances from the entire star-cast.