Waiting For Sacred Games Season 2? Here’re All The Deets You Need To Know About The Upcoming Season
The massive success of Sacred Games has not only helped its actors who received praises from all corners for their exceptional performances, but it has also benefitted the streaming media giant Netflix a lot on Indian shores.
Motivated by the widespread acclaim the first installment of the series has garnered, the makers are set to roll out season 2 with planning for the same already underway. Giving a minor hint about Sacred Games Season 2, Netflix officials recently said, “A link in their pasts leads an honest cop to a fugitive gang boss, whose cryptic warning spurs the officer on a quest to save Mumbai from cataclysm.”
Based on Vikram Chandra’s best-seller Sacred Games, the series revolves around police official Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) who received an anonymous call about the whereabouts of Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui), a dreaded gangster who is planning explosions in Mumbai. Though the makers are yet to officially announce Sacred Games Season 2, Erik Barmack, vice-president of international originals Netflix, says, “India sees the biggest and fastest investment in content for any country we have launched in.”
A well-placed source also reveals details on Netflix’s plans for the new season, “The makers have already planned a second season, the shooting of which will start in November in Mumbai. Pankaj, who appears as Guruji, only in three scenes apart from his voiceover in the first season, will have a central role in the second season alongside Nawazuddin as he is the real mastermind.”
Recently, Saif Ali Khan also spilled some beans on the second installment of Sacred Games. “Yes, we should be out with one season every year, if that’s the way ahead.” If Khan’s words are anything to go by, season 2 will mount the shooting floor from 2nd September.
In the last comes the most important detail in the series. Several reports have been floating around that Vikramaditya Motwane, who directed the major chunk of the first part, will not make a return to helm the second season of the series. The makers are yet to announce the new director. Keep visiting this space for more information on Sacred Games Season 2.