In 1960s Egypt, Dr Refaat Ismail, a professor of haematology, starts questioning his own sanity and his scientific temper when he encounters phenomena that he cannot explain logically. The trailer for Paranormal shows Refaat as he plunges into an exploration of his own past, and tries to look at long-buried secrets which could explain the root cause of all the paranormal activities surrounding him. As news of his gifts spread, he has to try and save the lives of his loved ones, with the help of his University colleague Maggie. But can he keep his own sanity intact first?
Paranormal is Netflix's first original series from Egypt. Based on the horror novels by Ahmed Khaled Tawfik, the series is directed by iIMajid Al Ansari and Amr Salama. The cast includes Ahmed Amin, Razane Jammal, Reem Abd El Kader, Samma Ibrahim, Aya Samaha and others.
Paranormal comes to spook audiences on November 5, 2020, only on Netflix.