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ZEE5 unveils power packed ‘NAXALBARI’ poster #ThokKeBadla

ZEE5 has always been at the forefront of creating and delivering great content to viewers. Even during the pandemic, the video streaming platform continues to present fresh Original content. The OTT player had recently announced that shoots of some of its Originals have started / resumed, with units following and maintaining all the restrictions and safety guidelines.

The platform released the first poster of the action thriller today, which also happens to be lead Rajeev Khandelwal’s birthday. The poster showcases Rajeev Khandelwal donning the character of an STF agent with a gun, racing against time, amidst the red uprising. The power-packed poster gives you a glimpse into the intense narrative of ‘NAXALBARI’.

The nine-episode action-packed series is a fictional account of the protagonist’s fightback against a red uprising. It is a race against time for Raghav (Rajeev Khandelwal) – a cop, who is up against all odds to save the day. An action-packed series that alternates between the dense jungles of Maharashtra and metropolitan cities which increasingly become hotbeds for the Naxal ideology.

The star cast includes Rajeev Khandelwal (Raghav), Tina Datta (Ketki), Sreejita Dey (Prakriti), Satyadeep Mishra (Pahan), Shakti Anand (Binu Atram) and Aamir Ali (Keswani) in prominent roles.

The show is directed by Partho Mitra and produced by GSEAMS (Arjun & Kartik).

‘NAXALBARI’ is slated to premiere on 28th November, exclusively on ZEE5.

Here’s all you need to know about Aamir Ali’s character in ZEE5’s Naxalbari #ThokKeBadla

ZEE5 has always been at the forefront of creating and delivering great content to viewers. Even during the pandemic, the video streaming platform continues to present fresh Original content – from films like Pareeksha, Chintu Ka Birthday, Yaara, Bamfaad, Ghoomketu to web series like Lalbazaar, Mafia and most recently, Churails. The OTT player is the only one to start shooting in the lockdown with units following and maintaining all the restrictions and safety guidelines that have been set. Naxalbari, one of the most awaited Originals, is currently being shot in Goa.

One of India’s famous most loved television actors, Aamir Ali, is all set to make his digital debut with Naxalbari. He will be seen playing an intriguing character in the show.

”I wanted to play a character which is distinct and mysterious at the same time. I’m excited to be of part of Naxalbari and can’t wait for my fans to witness a character that I have never played before. We have been shooting in Goa and the experience is really very different, but I must admit the sort of dedication and hard work the crew put in to work in this situation is heart-warming and commendable. Naxalbari is an interesting subject and all the actors in the show have come together to deliver something brilliant. This one is going to be a show like no other,” shares Aamir.

The eight-episode action-packed series is a fictional account of the protagonist’s fight back against a red uprising. It is a race against time for Raghav (Rajeev Khandelwal) – a cop, who is up against all odds to save the day. An action-packed series that alternates between the dense jungles of Maharashtra and metropolitan cities which increasingly become hotbeds for the Naxal ideology.

Apart from Aamir Ali (Keswani), the star cast includes Rajeev Khandelwal (Raghav), Tina Datta (Ketki), Sreejita Dey (Prakriti), Satyadeep Mishra (Pahan), Shakti Anand (Binu Atram) in prominent roles.

ZEE5’s upcoming action thriller NAXAL shooting to commence soon

ZEE5, the largest creator of Original content in India announces the cast of intense action thriller NAXAL starring Rajeev Khandelwal (Raghav), Tina Datta (Ketki), Aamir Ali (Keswani), Sreejita Dey (Prakriti) and Satyadeep Mishra (Pahan). The makers of the show will start shooting soon, with appropriate and stringent safety measures.

The eight-episode action-packed series is a fictional account of the protagonist’s fightback against a red uprising. It is a race against time for Raghav (Rajeev Khandelwal) – a cop, who is up against all odds to save the day. An action-packed series that alternates between the dense jungles of Maharashtra and metropolitan cities which increasingly become hotbeds for the Naxal ideology.

“The cast and crew has undergone a major rejig because of the whole Covid thing. But eventually we have all very capable people on board. I am looking forward to working with Aamir, Satyadeep, Tina and others as my co-actors. I have never had the opportunity of working with any of them, so it makes it even more exciting. We have had table readings for the show, and I have used this time away from set, to work on my character. I am hoping it is a treat for my fans because they have never seen me in a role like this. My character of the STF agent should surprise the audience because it has many shades to it, starting from humour and action to essaying a lot of emotions throughout the series”, says actor Rajeev Khandelwal, NAXAL.”

“We are extremely excited to be working on this show with ZEE5. This show is extremely relevant in today’s time in India. We have taken a topic that is plaguing India but ensured that we kept it entertaining. We are happy to have Rajeev Khandelwal playing the lead role along with other eminent cast and crew”, Arjun Singgh Baran and Kartik D Nishandar of GSEAMS, Producers, NAXAL.

NAXAL is slated to release later this year, exclusively on ZEE5