Netflix recently the first teaser of Sacred Games 2 and fans can’t wait for the trailer. The teaser that has introduced two new characters – Batya Abelman (Kalki Koechlin) and Shahid Khan (Ranvir Shorey) has tickled the taste glands of enthusiasts who were waiting in anticipation for the second season.
Sacred Games is based on Vikram Chandra’s novel by the same name. The story revolves around Sartaj Singh, a Mumbai Police cop and Ganesh Gaitonde, a criminal overlord. Sartaj receives a call from Gaitonde, who tells him to save the city within 25 days.
Post the sharing of the teaser and the pictures of the two new characters along with Guruji (played by Pankaj Tripathi), Netflix shared the first character poster of Sacred Games 2 yesterday
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The series is set to be heavy on VFX as Philm CGI, (a studio which has worked with Netflix on Sacred Games) marketing representative Samridhi Bhati shared at the recent enTTech their body of work which included some of the seasons one breakdown. Speaking to Animation Xpress, Bhati informed, “Yes the Sacred Games 2 is going to have a fair amount of VFX and we are working on it.”
In the poster, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is suited up while the mandala design can be seen behind him.
The second poster featuring Saif Ali Khan who is essaying the role of Sartaj Singh is also out. In the poster, Saif is seen with a wounded hand which is a continuation from the brutal attack on him in the first season.
While the first instalment of the crime thriller was directed by Vikramaditya Motawane and Anurag Kashyap, the second one will be co-directed by Masaan director Neeraj Ghaywan along with Kashyap.
We will keep you posted on further developments.