Selection Day is a coming-of-age drama about two brothers who are raised by their strict, obsessive father to be star cricket players in India
Mumbai: Author Aravind Adiga of The White Tiger fame, is the latest writer to have his novel available for your streaming pleasure as a Netflix Original series. Adiga's latest, Selection Day, is a drama that will interest all the cricket lovers as well as haters.
The plot revolves around fourteen-year-old Manju who is destined for cricket greatness but hates cricket. However, his overbearing and cricket-obsessed father has other plans for Manju and his older brother and fellow cricket star, Radha.
The cast includes newcomers Yash Dholye and Mohammad Samad as brothers Radha and Manju. Veteran actors Mahesh Manjrekar, Ratna Pathak Shah and Rajesh Tailang are also a part of the flick.
Producer Anil Kapoor is kicked about the latest series and said, “With Selection Day, Netflix is once again bringing Indian talent onto the world stage. India is a land rich with stories and we can now share these across the globe. I can't think of a better way of bringing people together.” While co-producer Anand Tucker feels that 'audiences from Minnesota to Mombasa to Mumbai will all love this show.'
The selection will launch globally on December 28.
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