As you all are aware that on 26th November 2008, 10 Pakistani terrorists attacked Mumbai – One of the busiest cities in India in a shocking terror attack. After this unfortunate incident of 26/11 shook the financial capital of the country, many films were released after 2011 to showcase the incident. One among them movie is Hotel Mumbai featuring Anupam Kher and Dev Patel in the lead roles and 26/11 starring Nana Patekar. These actors tried to portray the harsh reality of the fateful day. For the first time there is a web series based on the incident and it will give you a broader view of the incident.
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I am super excited to share with you all that the India’s biggest video streaming platform, ZEE5 original web series ‘State of Siege: 26/11’ is based on journalist and renowned author Sandeep Unnithan’s book – Black Tornado: The Three Sieges of Mumbai 26/11. This web series will be released on 20th March 2020.
The trailer depicts the entire scenario in a way. The web series trailer shows that the show will be in a sequential manner. Where we can watch the eight-episode series in State of Siege:26/11. It is said that this web series will portray the untold stories and is a true account narrative of the various events that turned into the long terror siege of Mumbai on 26th November 2008. The elite Indian NSG commando force launched a daring fightback operation. This web series chronicles the planning and execution of the brave expedition, recounting tales of such breath-taking courage that they will make every Indian proud. I still remember how terrific that terrorist operation was. How including Mumbai other states and countries where in shocked position.
The trailer itself shows the hard work put in this show. The trailer has jaw dropping series and the ‘Sahas Ki Vijay’ NSG war cry at the end is guaranteed to awaken the patriot in us.We have come across various movies based on this unfortunate event, but for the first time ZEE5 has come up with 8 episode web series. This show mainly focuses not only on the terrorism but on the troubles and bravery of our NSG commandos in charge of the rescue missions. It unravels many such facts which we are yet unaware of and how the commandos managed to tackle this attack. This show will give the audience a perspective as to why the commandos were late to reach for the mission and how it all ended in just 60 hours.
The show features anotable cast comprising Arjun Bijlani, Vivek Dahiya, Arjan Bajwa, Sid Makkar, Mukul Dev, Tara Alisha Berry, Khalida Jaan, Jyoti Gauba, Roshni Sahota, Suzanne Bernert, Naren Kumar and Jason Shah. The entire cast looks talented.State of Siegeis produced and created by Abhimanyu Singh of Contiloe Pictures and co-created and directed by Matthew Leutwyler. Stay tuned on 20th March and watch this promising web series State of Siege only on ZEE5.
I will be watching this most awaited web series in ZEE5. What about you? Do comment and let me know about your excitement and how much you liked this.