Netflix has recently announced the production of its new Middle Eastern Original named ‘Paranormal’. This series is third in ‘most ambitious’ Arabic Original by the online media service provider. Netflix has also revealed that this show will welcome young Egyptian director Amr Salama on its board as the director and showrunner. The series is based on the bestselling Arabic horror novels by late Egyptian author Ahmed Khaled Tawfik. The visual content streaming company will also welcome the Egyptian indie producer and the President of the revamped Cairo Film Festival – Mohammed Hefzy as the joint producer of this show along with Salama. The series is set in the 1960s and centers around the lead Dr. Refaat Ismail, a hematologist who is often face to face with supernatural events. This series is expected to be shot in Egypt.