26/11/2015 12:18 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

Netflix To Stream Anurag's 'Gangs of Wasseypur' As Web Series

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LOCARNO, SWITZERLAND - AUGUST 11: Director Anurag Kashyap attends Bombay Velvet photocall on August 11, 2015 in Locarno, Switzerland. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

KARACHI -- It's a good news for Gangs Of Wasseypur fans as the cult classic will be streamed on the online video streaming site, Netflix, in the first week of December.

Both the films, Gangs of Wasseypur and its sequel, will be split up into four parts and then, made into an eight-episode mini-series, reports the Dawn.

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The series will also be broadcast with subtitles in English, Spanish, Chinese, French, and Arabic.

Talking about it, Anurag Kashyap said that the first of its kind attempt at presenting the movie as a series on Netflix reflects how digital distribution can play a role in expanding a film's audience after its theatrical release.

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