The trailer of Netflix series Betaal is out. Produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment, zombie drama Betaal features Mukkabaaz fame actor Viineet Kumar and Aahana Kumra in the lead roles. In addition to this, a tense Viineet is seen looking into the camera in the motion poster with supporting characters flanking him from both sides.
Betaal Official Trailer | Viineet Kumar, Aahana Kumra, Suchitra Pillai
Betaal stars Viineet Kumar (Mukkabaaz), Aahana Kumra (Lipstick Under My Burkha), Suchitra Pillai (Karkash), Jitendra Joshi (Kaakan), Manjiri Pupala (Party), and Syna Anand (Mere Pyare Prime Minister), with supporting roles for Jatin Goswami (Babumoshai Bandookbaaz), Siddharth Menon (Chhappad Phaad Ke), Yashwant Wasnik (Bajirao Mastani), and Savita Bajaj (Uski Roti).
Patrick Graham (Ghoul) is the showrunner, writer, and director on Betaal, alongside Nikhil Mahajan (Baji) as director and Suhani Kanwar (Lipstick Under My Burkha) as writer. Graham and Kanwar have previously worked together on Leila. Betaal has been executive produced by Jason Blum’s Blumhouse, known for low-budget horror films such as Get Out, Paranormal Activity, The Purge, Insidious, Halloween, The Invisible Man, and SK Global Entertainment, the combined entity of Hell or High Water-maker Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Crazy Rich Asians-maker Ivanhoe Pictures. Betaal is the second Netflix production in India for both Blumhouse Productions and Red Chillies, which have earlier given us Ghoul and Bard of Blood, respectively.
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.
Betaal: Release Date
Betaal is directed by Patrick Graham and Nikhil Mahajan. The web series will start streaming from May 24 on Netflix.
Shahrukh Khan’s production house produced Emraan Hashmi’s Bard of Bald and is now doing a horror web series. Audience also waiting for Bard of Blood season II. Before that Anushka Sharma’s upcoming web series Paatal Lok will be came out in a competion with Betaal on Amazon Prime.