The nine-part sequence options an ensemble forged headlined by Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Kumud Mishra
Actor Saif Ali Khan’s Amazon Prime Video sequence “Tandav” will hit the streaming platform on January 15, 2021.
Created and directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, the nine-part political drama options an ensemble forged headlined by Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Kumud Mishra.
The sequence marks the digital debut of Zafar, identified for guiding blockbusters akin to “Tiger Zinda Hai”, “Bharat” and “Sultan“.
The filmmaker said through “Tandav”, the staff’s effort is to present the viewers the “power-hungry world of politics.”
“As you watch the show, you’ll realise that there is no right or wrong, there is no black or white; world of power is about the world of greys. I believe that content must be backed by credible performances and I am fortunate to have such heavy weights in the show.
“I’m excited that my debut as a creator-director in the digital domain is with Amazon Prime Video which will take this intriguing and gripping story of ‘Tandav’ to millions across the world,” Zafar stated in a press release.
Set in Delhi, “Tandav” goals to take viewers contained in the “closed, chaotic corridors of power and uncover the manipulations, charades as well as the dark secrets of people who will go to any lengths in pursuit of power,” the synopsis from the makers learn.
Produced by Himanshu Kishan Mehra and Zafar, “Tandav” additionally stars Dino Morea, Sunil Grover, Gauahar Khan, Amyra Dastur, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub, Kritika Kamra, Sarah Jane Dias, Sandhya Mridul, Anup Soni, Hitten Tejwani, Paresh Pahuja and Shonali Nagrani, amongst others.
Aparna Purohit, Head of India Originals at Amazon Prime Video, known as the sequence a “lush exploration of power.”
“With Ali Abbas Zafar steering the ship and an outstanding cast led by Saif, Dimple, Sunil and Zeeshan, who will be seen in truly unique avatars, we are confident that this series will resonate with everyone seeking content that is both entertaining and intriguing,” Purohit stated.
The Amazon Original Series additionally marks the digital debut of Kapadia, lately seen on the massive display screen in filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet”.