ALT Balaji just announced 32 new web series and two of them could be horror. Out of all, the ones that will interest horror fans are ‘Ragini MMS 2.2’ and ‘Ek Bhoot’. ‘Ragini MMS’ is the superhit Bollywood horror franchise that made the found footage genre popular in India.
There are two feature films made in the franchise right now. With this, Ragini MMS becomes the first film franchise to have a spinoff web series of it’s own in India. Riya Sen has joined the cast and will be playing the main lead in the spin-off. For India, this will be the first spin-off from a film. The first Bollywood horror film, Ragini MMS released in 2011, starring Rajkumar Rao, Kainaz Motiwala and others. That second Bollywood horror film was a runaway success. The sequel to Ragini MMS, Ragini MMS 2, released in 2014 and starred Sunny Leone. This was one of the first films to star Sunny Leone. Ragini MMS 2 was a success at the box office too. It was also one of the few Bollywood horror short films that the critics appreciated too.