Saif Ali Khan will be seen in a web series called ‘Tandav’ next that is going to air through Amazon Prime Video. It is going to be his second web series after Sacred Games on Netflix. Streaming of Tandav is going to begin from 5th January, 2021.
Teaser of Tandav is about one minute long. In the teaser, you may able to see that Saif is waving his hand towards the crows that have been standing with flags in front his house. It looks like Saif is playing role of a politician in this show. On the occasion, you may able to hear in the background “Hindustan ko sirf ek hi cheez chalati hai, rajneeti. Iss desh mein jo Pradhan Mantri hai wohi raja hai (India is run by only one thing, which is politics. In this country the person who is the Prime Minister is the king)” while Saif comes to the forefront.
Sultan fame director Ali Abbas Zafar has helmed and created the show. It is also going to be his digital debut. Himanshu Kishan Mehta and Ali Abbas Zafar have produced the show in collaboration. In this political drama, you may able to see 9 episodes. Ensemble cast of the movie is quite strong and it includes Dimple Kapadia, Dino Morea, Sunil Grover, Kumud Mishra, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Amyra Dastur, Gauahar Khan, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub , Kritika Kamra, Sandhya Mridul, Sarah Jane Dias, Annup Sonii, Paresh Pahuja, Shonali Nagrani, Hitten Tejwani and others.
Backdrop of the political drama is going to be New Delhi. Through this drama, you may able to see what happens in close and chaotic corridors with people in power. Manipulation and games are going to be uncovered. Dark secrets and charades are expected to be revealed as well. It is shown how far a person can go to attain power.
In addition to Ali Abbas Zafar, it is going to be digital debut for Dimple Kapadia also. Regarding the show, producer-director Ali Abbas Zafar has said “Through Tandav, we take audiences into the power-hungry world of politics. As you watch the show, you’ll realize that there is no right or wrong, there is no black or white; world of power is about the world of greys. I believe that content must be backed by credible performances and I am fortunate to have such heavy weights in the show. I’m excited that my debut as a creator-director in the digital domain is with Amazon Prime Video which will take this intriguing and gripping story of Tandav to millions across the world.”