It is well known, due to the lockdown the production houses are at a halt, and the shooting of the films has stopped, the new films are not being released in theaters. In such a situation, the digital platforms are benefited immensely and are constantly serving new series and films in front of the audience. And this is why people are making their way to invest here. Soon, Shah Rukh Khan’s new web series ‘Betaal’ is also set to be released there soon. ‘Betaal’ will be released on Netflix. The trailer of the series was released by Netflix on Friday.
Shahrukh Khan also shared the trailer of the series on Friday. While sharing the trailer, the actor wrote, ‘How far will you go to fight the demons? Our second web series ‘Betaal’, a horror and thriller story, will be released on 24 May’.
In this 2 minutes 26-second trailer, the scenes of the web series are quite scary, they must have tried really hard to make us feel thrilled and fear. In this series, you will see a village full of zombies, it is shown how British Indian Army officer Betaal and his battalion of Redcoat zombies have created a ruckus in the village. Meanwhile, the Indian Police Force Army comes forward to help the villagers, along with the army goes ‘Mukkabaaz’ fame Vineet Kumar and ‘Lipstick under my burka’ fame Ahana Kumra, but they get trapped in the middle of the zombie too. The trailer is great to watch, there are some scenes in the trailer that will actually scare you. The series is set to be released on Netflix on May 24.
The first look of the series was released two days ago on 5 May. Shah Rukh Khan’s production house Red Chillies released the poster of the series on his social media account Twitter. Releasing the poster, the production wrote, “The first look of the upcoming thriller-horror web series Betaal. The cast is Vinit Kumar and Ahana Kumra. Directed by Patrick Graham and Nikhil Mahajan. Produced by Red Chillies Entertainment. The tweet stated that the web series will stream on Netflix on May 24.
In 2019, Shahrukh Khan produced the Bard of Blood, in which Emraan Hashmi was in the lead role. This time they are coming up with a horror web series. Now, Shah Rukh Khan’s company Red Chillies has teamed up with American producer Jason Blum’s company Blumhouse Productions to create the Netflix original web series Betaal. What remains to be seen how much this horror fiction web series will be liked by the audience.