Gangster, mafias, bhaiyajis and dons have always held a special and prominent place in Bollywood movies and shows since the industry started. This love for the bad guys is now seeping into the digital world as well with Amazon’s Prime Original series Mirzapur.
Truly with the digital video streaming growing like a wildfire, the culture seems to have finally arrived at our home televisions. Climbing on the list of a binge watch is the Amazon’s Prime Original series Mirzapur.
Mirzapur is set against the backdrop of a revolting maze in the Purvanchal region. The series boasts of an ensemble star-cast as well as a peculiar criminal play-off which is sure to startle all with its uniqueness. The makers have already caught our eyes with its powerful and high-volt trailer.
Check out the trailer of Mirzapur here:
Here are 5 reasons why Amazon’s Prime Original series Mirzapur is sure to get you hooked:
1. Pankaj Tripathi
Pankaj Tripathi who was seen playing the know-it-all in Stree will be now seen in a reformed avatar. With a changed diction and a version that’s way too fierce, Tripathi will play a gangster for whom morality and goodness mean nothing.
2. Buried and cruel stories of Purvanchal region
The story is set against the backdrop of Purvanchal, a region filled with sinners and death stories like never before. The plot knits the tale of gangsters and powerful men involved in the business of weapons and ammunition, illegally.
3. An ensemble of star-cast
The star cast of Mirzapur is quite promising. The series features Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal and Vikrant Massey in sketching characters like never before. Also, playing pivotal roles are Divyendu Sharma, Shriya Palganokar and Rasika Dugal. Their mind-bending acting capabilities and dark tales of the underworld is sure to leave you with a spine-chilling experience.
Written by Karan Anshuman of Inside Edge fame, the dialogues we heard in the trailer are hard-hitting. The writer has made sure that the monologues and dialogue exchanges present in the scenes remain as relevant and in sync with the mood of the storyline.
5. From the makers of International Emmy Awards Nominee- Inside Edge
Inside Edge set a high benchmarked after its release. Producers Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani are back with another masterpiece, Mirzapur. The trailer has already established a larger-than-life structure of a world lesser known and the narrative seems extremely captivating.
Mirzapur is set to release on Amazon Prime 16th November.