The trailer for the new Netflix series dropped a few days ago. People are excited and thrilled by the unique concept of the series. If you are into strange, thrilling and binge-worthy shows then Messiah is the best option for you.
This show has a unique plot and no one ever talked about this topic before. There are many religious views regarding the concept of the Messiah. However, people from different communities are talking about the show’s bizarre plot and story.
Many people are talking about this show right now twitter and other social media platforms. It makes perfect sense. Netflix has become famous in the last years for bringing the controversial and daring content to its streaming service. It is one of the reasons why we love binge-watching on Netflix.
The Plot of the Messiah
The plot is unique as mentioned many times before. It is about a guy in Syria claiming that he has mystic powers.
Soon he starts to gain followers. He will ask people to follow him and will show off his extraordinary powers. It is not clear yet what will actually happen if people start to follow him. However, there are many concepts regarding the Messiah in Islam, some calling it the Concept of “Dajjal”. However, the show’s creators have not come forward yet with any kind of statement.
Mission Impossible: Fallout’s Michelle is going to play the role of Eva Geller. An American investigator, who will investigate this strange man’s case along with the Syrian Government. She will discover if the man is miraculous as he claims to be.
“As the story unfolds, multiple perspectives are interwoven including that of an Israeli intelligence officer (Tomer Sisley), a Texas preacher (John Ortiz) and his daughter (Stefania LaVie Owen), a Palestinian refugee (Sayyid El Alami) and the journalist (Jane Adams) who covers the story. The series also stars Melinda Page Hamilton, Wil Travel, Fares Landoulsi, Dermot Mulroney and Beau Bridges.” – Collider
Controversy regarding the show:
The show.is controversial there is no doubt about it. We do mostly do not see Religious concepts making it to screen
But, the show’s creators are ready to break barriers and bring this ignored topic on the screens. The show also considers Islamic Concepts it makes sense as the man will raise from Syria and will also target the people of Medina. So a big amount of Muslim and Christian twitter population is talking about the show right now.
However, we are going to see how this show is going to be. Do you think it will receive appreciation from people?
Release date of Messiah
Messiah is going to release on 1, January 2020. It makes it more creepy as with the new year we would see a controversial concept in the history of religions on our screens. Keep tabs on your Netflix for this show.
Aliza Fatima is a writer/author at The Panther Tech.