Saqib Saleem, Aahana Kumra, Ravi Kishan, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Ranvir Shorey-starrer ZEE5 Original web series Rangbaaz was an instant hit last year. The crime thriller was inspired by real-life events with Saqib essaying Shiv Prakash Shukla, a notorious criminal from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. We have exclusively learned that a sequel to the popular digital drama, Rangbaaz 2, is in works. Moreover, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 actor Jimmy Sheirgill has joined the cast of Rangbaaz 2.
A couple of days ago, Jimmy shared a new look, for an upcoming project. He is seen wearing a turban in the picture and we wonder if it’s for Rangbaaz 2.
The second season of Rangbaaz will be based on the story of Anand Pal Singh, a feared gangster of Rajasthan. Anand was said to be killed in a fateful encounter, but controversies surrounding the incident suggest it was staged. The narrative will be broadly inspired by real-life events. Rest assured, Rangbaaz 2 will be a notch above involving higher levels of thrill and action. It will be produced by JAR Pictures, who also bankrolled Rangbaaz and The Final Call. Shooting for Rangbaaz 2 began on July 30, 2019, and a slate from the first day was shared by the banner on social media.
Besides Jimmy, Agent Raghav actor Sharad Kelkar too is expected to be seen in Rangbaaz 2. More details about the cast are awaited from the makers.
Rangbaaz too was a crime thriller inspired by real-life events. Set against the rustic backdrop of 90’s Gorakhpur, the binge-worthy series, replete with politics, murder, and lust, revolves around a young college-goer who turns into the city’s most feared criminals. Watch a glimpse here:
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