Inside Edge is a mega, 10-episode web series featuring Richa Chadha, Vivek Oberoi and Sanjay Suri about the murky world of Indian cricket. It is produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani and is available on the ‘Over the Top’ (OTT) content platform—Amazon Prime Video. Crime, sex and conspiracy are as central to the plot as cigarette smoking actor-owners of cricket league teams and bratty, aggressive cricketers.
Khujli is a short film by Terribly Tiny Talkies, starring the handsome oldie Jackie Shroff and the radiant but rarely seen Neena Gupta. The film, freely available online, lovingly captures the attempt at ‘spicing up’ life between “over-the-hill” couples.
These two ventures, which seem poles apart in concept, are bound by two common threads. One is the freshness of their content, and the second is that both will be viewed over the internet, largely on the more personalised screens of smartphones and laptops.
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