Megh writes screenplay for Netflix

Culture Desk

3 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Megh writes screenplay for Netflix

Bangladeshi screenwriter and filmmaker Monjurul Islam Megh is writing screenplay for the world’s largest subscription streaming platform Netflix.

He has disclosed the information on his social media account and website recently.

 Megh already has written five episodes of the 30-episode screenplay, based on the autobiographical story ‘Demo Sa’moss Notorious’ of Australian author Darren Keith Russell.

Russell once served in the Australian Army then worked in mining companies. The series based on the real-life experiences of Darren Keith.

Megh said that he signed a deal with Netflix for writing screenplay of a web series. He already received honorarium for the first five episodes. Although the first 5 episodes have been written from Bangladesh, he will have to go to Australia to write the next 25 episodes.

Besides, he is also writing a screenplay for a Hollywood film by a German producer.

Megh is the owner of international film distribution Company ‘Cinemaking’ and founder and director of ‘Cinemaking International Film Festival’. Megh also participated many international film festivals as jury member.