India’s First Netflix Original
Now India Finally Has A Prestige TV Drama To Call Its Own. The 8 Episode series starring NS and SAK has been adapted from Vikram Chandra’s novel with the same name.
Luxurious in scale, slow in its pace, neo-noir in its treatment — the deliberate use of low lighting is as obvious a nod for all the cinematography lovers.
Sacred Games ticks all the right boxes, The story of Sacred Games revolves around religion, politics, and Bollywood.
The Season has some historical and political references from the past, that only Indian might be able to get, for eg- Babri Masjid and 77’s emergency by Indira Gandhi.
Anurag Kashyap & Vikramaditya Motwane
Sacred Games is being directed by not one but two of India’s best filmmakers – Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane. Both the directors have shot the series separately. While Kashyap worked with Nawazuddin, Motwane worked with Saif.
Apart from Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, the series stars Radhika Apte, Anupriya Goenka, Rajshri Deshpande and Elnaaz Norouzi.
Apart from all Bollywood movies that are mostly actor-driven, the season has paved its way forward by being contrasting in their choice.
Sacred Games has proactively powerful dialogue that would definitely leave a mark on your brain for a long time.