After Netflix’s Sacred Games now Amazon Prime seems to romp the streaming world as it has announced its forthcoming series titled as Mirzapur. The first look of the aforesaid series looks promising and gritty as it shows guns, gangster and glam. This bold series is going to be a gangster drama and will star Vikrant Massey, Shweta Tripathi, Shreya Pilgaokar and Ali Fazal. Directed by Gurmeet Singh and penned down by Karan Anshuman and Puneet Krishna, produced under the banner of Excel Entertainment.
Mirzapur teaser opens with a gunshot and displaying glamour, weapons and then the big red carpet that shows two women, hand grenade, knives and a complete glimpse of war which clearly shares that this series is gonna be a gangster drama with the competent amount of sex and violence. Though we have no idea about the storyline or any information about the series but Tripathi had revealed some details of her character, “I play the character Golu Gupta, the younger sister whose world lies in books. She’s a confident girl from Mirzapur who believes in living and doing things her way. Straightforward and honest, she doesn’t mince her words while talking.”
The official synopsis of Mirzapur reads, “Mirzapur brings together heart-pounding action, and gangsters armed with sharp minds, dry humour and crafty moves. The much-awaited Prime Original series will release later this year.” While the series is created by Karan Anshuman and Puneet Krishna, Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar are the executive producers. Gurmeet Singh is the director of Mirzapur.
The series is said to go on floors this year only on Amazon Prime.