In an event hosted at the JW Marriott Sahar in Mumbai, Amazon Prime Video announced the titles of their 40 future projects, including 22 Fresh web-series, 4 Unscripted series, 9 Returning Series, and 4 Films.
The revival of some hugely popular web series, such as Pankaj Tripathi’s Mirzapur, Jaideep Ahlawat’s Paatal Lok, Manoj Tripathi’s Family Man, Jitendra Kumar’s Panchayat, and many others, is among these titles.
The acclaimed filmmaker team Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, better known as Raj & DK, also have a new comedy series called Gulkanda Tales coming to Amazon Prime. This marks the filmmaker team’s third collaboration with the streaming service after their wildly popular crime drama Family Man, which has been renewed for a second season, and the Shahid Kapoor starrer Farzi.
Gulkanda Tales Star Cast
For the series’ star role, the producers attracted an extremely talented star cast. One of the series’ main stars is renowned actor Pankaj Tripathi. The actor has established himself in the web world with his acclaimed roles in the web series Mirzapur, Criminal Justice, Yours Truly, and Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors. He has also received high praise for his performances in films like the Gangs of Wasseypur film series, Stree, Bareilly ki Barfi, and many others.
The actor, who won hearts with his legendary portrayal of Akhandanand Tripathi, a.k.a. Kaleen Bhaiya, is prepared to make a comeback in the online realm with Gulkanda Tales. Along with him, the show also includes actor Kunal Khemu, who rose to fame for his noteworthy performance in the Zee5 original crime drama Abhay, which has so far produced three seasons with great popularity.
One of the series’ starring ladies is actress Patralekha Paul, who last year wed actor Rajkummar Rao. Her upcoming historical drama film Phule, which is based on the lives of social reformer Mahatma Phule and his wife Savitribai Phule, was just unveiled by the actress. The male role will be played by actor Pratik Gandhi opposite her.
Gulkanda Tales Makers
The filmmaker team Raj & Dk, working under the banner of their own production company D2R film, developed, wrote, and produced the series. Although it is directed by Rahi Anil Barve, who is best known for penning the cult classic supernatural horror thriller Tumbbad (2018). Along with Mitesh Shah, he is also the co-author. Yogesh Damble and the series’ director Barve wrote the dialogue.
Gulkanda Tale Release Date
Makers didn’t share any release date of the series but Annourding reported the series will be released at the end of 2022.
Gulkanda Tale Announcement
The title poster for the movie was released on Thursday, April 28, 2022, and the first look poster, depicting the film’s main actors and creators, was released the following day. Look at the flyers below:
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