Shah Rukh Khan’s Web Series ‘Betaal’:
‘Betaal’: This is the name of Shah Rukh Khan produced upcoming horror series, with lead characters played by Vineet Kumar and Aahana Kumra. Betaal will be available for public entertainment on Netflix.
Talking about Shah Rukh’s entry into web series production. He did it with Bard of Blood that featured Bollywood Star: Emraan Hashmi as the lead character, but when the series came and went by, nobody could even notice as it was a big flop.
Coming back to the main topic, the first look of Shah Rukh Khan produced Netflix’s original horror series, ‘Betaal’ is out. This project was announced last year and it is directed by Patrick Graham along with Nikhil Mahajan. Talking about its star cast, the show stars Vineet Kumar Singh, Aahana Kumra, Jitendra Joshi, Siddharth Menon, Manjiri Pupala, Syna Anand, and Suchitra Pillai in pivotal roles. Now, the makers of Betaal have shared the 1st look of the show which gives a hint of the horror genre.
In the stills shared by Red Chillies Entertainment on their social media handle, Vineet is seen giving an intense look while donning the army uniform with Aahana posing with a gun in the backdrop. They shared the 1st look with a caption stating,
“Presenting the first look of #Betaal, our upcoming horror-thriller web series, starring @itsviineetkumar & @aahanakumra and directed by #PatrickGraham & @nikmahajan. Produced by @redchilliesent, @gaurikhan and @_gauravverma, Betaal premieres May 24th on @netflix_in. @iamsrk @mysore.v @blumhouse @skglobalent.”
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Presenting the first look of #Betaal, our upcoming horror-thriller web series, starring @itsviineetkumar & @aahanakumra and directed by #PatrickGraham & @nikmahajan. Produced by @redchilliesent, @gaurikhan and @_gauravverma, Betaal premieres May 24th on @netflix_in. @iamsrk @mysore.v @blumhouse @skglobalent @suhanikanwar @suchipillai @jitendrajoshi27 @manjiripupala @synaanandofficial
Talking about Betaal’s plot, it earlier read as,
“A remote village becomes the theatre of a breathless battle when a two-century-old Betaal, a British Indian Army officer, and his battalion of zombie redcoats are unleashed. With Indian police pitted against the undead army, hapless villagers are trapped in a horrific, edge-of-your-seat conflict.”
The executive producers of Betaal are Blumhouse Television and SK Global Entertainment and it will be streamed on May 24, 2020.