Netflix Pitches 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Ghosts' To Karan Johar For Upcoming Ghost Stories Show, KJo Says No

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Ace Bollywood filmmakers Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, and Anurag Kashyap are teaming up for the upcoming Netflix venture 'Ghost Stories'.

Written By Diyali Banerjee | Mumbai | Updated On:

Ace Bollywood filmmakers Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, and Anurag Kashyap are teaming up yet again for the upcoming Netflix venture 'Ghost Stories'. After the web-streaming giant made the official announcement of the same on Thursday, Karan Johar and the Netflix got engaged in a hilarious Twitter banter that has left netizens in splits.

Following the announcement, Karan Johar took to his Twitter to share the news saying, "The squad's back together and ready to make you scream for your life! #GhostStories coming soon, only on Netflix."

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Drawing a fun reference of Karan's much-celebrated 2001 directorial 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...', Netflix India came up with a farcical request and commented on the post asking if they can call the upcoming project 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Ghosts'. 

Take a look:

Karan, however, turned down the idea right away and said, 'Please can you NOT'

Here's the post:

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Here's all we know about 'Ghost Stories'

Netflix India made the announcement of the making of the same on Instagram by sharing a series of pictures featuring all the four directors.

"They made you scream with Lust Stories. Now they're really going to make you scream with Ghost Stories, coming soon, only on Netflix," the caption read.

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As per media reports, the stories which promise to give chills down the spine will be individually helmed by the directors and will be connected to each other culminating in the end. Media reports suggest that the project will go on floors by the end of this month. Also, this project marks the third collaboration between the streaming platform and Ronnie Screwvala's RSVP which will back the same.

'Ghost Stories' will reportedly stream across nearly 190 countries.



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