Salman Rushdie to write TV drama series

New York: British-Indian novelist Salman Rushdie is reportedly foraying into the showbiz world by writing and producing a new series for Showtime called ‘Next People’.

According to, ‘the Satanic Verses’ author’s TV drama will examine ‘different aspects of contemporary American life’, reports a daily.

Rushdie splits his time between London and New York and "is a major American culture buff," according to the report.