Articles about Paatal Lok

Paatal Lok is a web series that was aired on Amazon Prime Video on 15 May 2020. The crime thriller was funded by actress Anushka Sharma’s production house Clean Slate Films. Jaideep Ahlawat, Gul Panag, Neeraj Kabi, Swastika Mukherjee, Ishwak Singh, and Abhishek Banerjee formed the lead cast. The series is loosely based on The Story of My Assassins (2010), a novel by veteran journalist Tarun Tejpal. The story revolves around a disillusioned cop (Ahlawat) who has been assigned a case of a failed assassination attempt of a journalist (Kabi). Upon its release, Paatal Lok received rave reviews, with most applauding the performances of the cast members. It also invited controversies, with BJP MLA Nandkishor Gurjar asking Virat Kohli to divorce Anushka for producing the series.

'Paatal Lok' broke my comedic actor image: Abhishek Banerjee

06 May 2021

Entertainment
'Paatal Lok' broke my comedic actor image: Abhishek Banerjee

Actor-casting director Abhishek Banerjee says after starring in back-to-back comedy films, he was scared of getting typecast but his role of the fearsome killer Hathoda Tyagi in the series Paatal Lok helped him break out of that image.

#BoycottTandav trends: Amazon series accused of mocking Hindu Gods

16 Jan 2021

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#BoycottTandav trends: Amazon series accused of mocking Hindu Gods

Just one day after its release, Amazon Prime Video's political-thriller web series Tandav has landed into a controversy for allegedly hurting religious sentiments of the Hindu community.

'Stop this now': Anushka Sharma slams photographer for invading privacy

07 Jan 2021

Entertainment
'Stop this now': Anushka Sharma slams photographer for invading privacy

Actor Anushka Sharma lost her cool last evening after an entertainment portal published a picture of herself and her husband Virat Kohli, without permission.

Film stars who bid adieu this year

25 Dec 2020

Entertainment
Film stars who bid adieu this year

One year ago, nobody would have believed this list.

'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

05 Oct 2020

Entertainment
'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

Hold your breath. Amazon Prime Video India is all set to launch the trailer of the second season of its popular series Mirzapur, tomorrow.

'Evil Eye' trailer: Priyanka Chopra, Blumhouse bring alluring horror tale

17 Sep 2020

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'Evil Eye' trailer: Priyanka Chopra, Blumhouse bring alluring horror tale

Amazon Prime Video has dropped the official trailer for upcoming movie Evil Eye.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are expecting their first child

27 Aug 2020

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Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are expecting their first child

Star couple Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are expecting their first child.

'Mirzapur 2' will start steaming from October 23 on Prime

24 Aug 2020

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'Mirzapur 2' will start steaming from October 23 on Prime

The highly-anticipated second season of Mirzapur will be out on October 23.

'Mirzapur 2': Release date out this day, this time

23 Aug 2020

Entertainment
'Mirzapur 2': Release date out this day, this time

The upcoming crime-thriller series Mirzapur 2 is one of the most hotly-anticipated digital releases for this year, and streaming giant Amazon Prime Video isn't leaving any chance to up the excitement quotient.

'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

20 Aug 2020

Entertainment
'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

The bad boys of Mirzapur are coming back!

Sushant Singh Rajput's final film 'Dil Bechara' leaked online

25 Jul 2020

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Sushant Singh Rajput's final film 'Dil Bechara' leaked online

Late beloved actor Sushant Singh Rajput's final movie Dil Bechara has fallen prey to piracy.

Sushant's 'Dil Bechara' co-star Swastika gets rape threats; two arrested

18 Jul 2020

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Sushant's 'Dil Bechara' co-star Swastika gets rape threats; two arrested

One person has been arrested by Kolkata Police for his alleged involvement in posting rape and acid attack threats to actor Swastika Mukherjee on social media.

Abhishek Bachchan's 'Breathe' season 2 to release this July

12 Jun 2020

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Abhishek Bachchan's 'Breathe' season 2 to release this July

Abhishek Bachchan is all set to make his entry into the digital space.

Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

05 Jun 2020

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Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

Anurag Kashyap's latest film Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai has become the target of notorious piracy site Tamilrockers. The movie premiered on Netflix earlier today.

'Paatal Lok': BJP MLA files complaint against Anushka Sharma

25 May 2020

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'Paatal Lok': BJP MLA files complaint against Anushka Sharma

Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma-produced web series Paatal Lok continues to spark controversies.

Anushka served legal notice for casteist slur in 'Paatal Lok'

20 May 2020

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Anushka served legal notice for casteist slur in 'Paatal Lok'

Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma, who is currently basking in the success of her latest production Paatal Lok, has been served a legal notice over a casteist slur used in the show.

'Paatal Lok' review: An engrossing and pertinent crime thriller

18 May 2020

Entertainment
'Paatal Lok' review: An engrossing and pertinent crime thriller

For an audience fed uninspired content for far too long, Paatal Lok comes as a breath of fresh air. Streaming now on Amazon Prime Video, the nine-episode show created by Sudip Sharma is a commentary on the class divide, the minds of a criminal, and the hero-worshipping nature the society has fallen into.

Anushka Sharma's series 'Paatal Lok' to release on May 15

24 Apr 2020

Entertainment
Anushka Sharma's series 'Paatal Lok' to release on May 15

Anushka Sharma is all set to foray into the world of web shows as a producer.