With the rapid surge in popularity of streaming sites as platforms of entertainment, a new breed of actors with theatre background, who were waiting for the right break, have emerged as household names.
On World Theatre Day, we look at these prominent names in the digital space who owe their roots to theatre.
Actor Chandan Roy Sanyal, who won new fans with his act in the popular series "Aashram", is a well-known name in the theatre circuit. He says the medium taught him "humanity".
"I think the biggest takeaway for me is humanity. It teaches you how to treat everyone equally. I did revive my theatre in lockdown.