Get ready; all the Netflix fans those who have been waiting for original Indian content from the streaming giant. We are all set for Sacred Games as in the teaser released a month ago confirmed the July 6, the streaming date of the series. Now, Netflix has revealed another teaser for the highly anticipated series that will star names like Saif Ali Khan, Nawazudin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte in the titular role.
The series will revolve around the Inspector Sartaj Singh portrayed by Saif Ali Khan who is on a mission to uproot the gangsters like Ganesh Gaitonde, a criminal mastermind characterized by Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The whole plot takes place in the backdrop of the city that never sleeps, Mumbai. According to Netflix, the series focuses on Sartaj Singh, a seasoned and contemptuous police officer, summoned by an anonymous tip one morning, a voice which promises him an opportunity to arrest the powerful Ganesh Gaitonde, criminal overlord of G-Company.
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The teaser doesn’t talk much about the story or the characters instead it talks about the city of Mumbai. From this we can make up that city will play a huge role in the story and can be treated as just another character. The 1-minute clip opens with a view of the slum in Mumbai backed by the dominant narrative from both Saif and Nawazudin. The teaser shows the two perspectives of the Mumbai city one from Saif’s character and other being Nawazudin’s character. Saif’s character sees Mumbai as a Heep of garbage and remorse and Nothing to love about the city. Whereas, Nawazudin’s character has a positive view as he says Mumbai is a city of dreams and gives a chance to fly to everyone.
Yes, we know that tiny details are given away in the teaser. However, these clips are only building up the excitement for the series which undoubtedly will be the thrilling ride. Soon we will catch the Sacred Games on Netflix on July 6.
Sacred Games Cast, Director, and Synopsis –
Cast - Saif Ali Khan, Nawazudin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte and Anupriya Goenka Director - Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap Synopsis - Based on the critically acclaimed novel, Sacred Games by Vikram Chandra