Tandav is referred to as the dirty dance of the political world. It is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. The series tells a story that happens in the capital city – New Delhi. India’s democracy is known as the largest democracy in the world. The events in the series show the power and manipulation and also uncovers the darkest side of Indian politics. The story is related to real politics played here. Fans are extremely waiting for the show.
Release date of the show:
The official release date of Saif Ali Khan’s Amazon Prime web series is out. The shooting of the series was complete in 2020 after the lockdown. All the measures were taken during the time of the shoot. The shooting of the series was delayed because of the pandemic COVID-19. The official team of Tandav has revealed the releasing date. Tandav consists of nine episodes in total. All the episodes will be released at the same time.
Tandav will be releasing on January 15, 2021, on Amazon Prime Video.
The trailer of the show:
The official trailer was out on January 4, 2021. It shows the game of dirty politics played in India by politicians. And also how a group of young students protests against them. The trailer shows how people belonging to various backgrounds compete with each other to sit on the highest order chair that is of the Prime Minister. This depicts the same scenario in India during this generation. The audience can easily relate to the story.
Here’s a preview of the trailer:
The plot of Tandav:
Tandav is a political thriller available on Amazon Prime. It is believed to have the same story as that of House of Cards. The series shows a struggle for the position of prime minister.
The series starts with Samar Pratap (Saif Ali Khan), who is the leader of a premier political party. Later he feels like he’s ready for the chair of PM after his party wins the majority in the (Lok Sabha) elections. Samar’s father is the party patriarch, and also the Prime Minister of the country. Devki Nandan thinks that he is still eligible to work in the office and is not willing to retire from his post.
Anuradha is Devki’s close associate along with Gopal Das who is the senior leader of their party are also among the leaders who are considering themselves eligible to sit for the PM’s post. As everyone knows the power to have that chair is not easy. And the game of occupying that chair becomes very dirty among the politicians. The series also shows a parallel story that plays on the college campus. The college has its idealistic activist named Shiva who becomes a youth icon overnight. He wants to bring changes in the political world. Shiva gets the taste of power when he became an activist in his college. Shiva and Samar saw each other as national politics meet at the campus. The story later shows the games and manipulations to attain the chair.
The cast of the show:
The series includes many leading characters as well as many supporting characters. The names of the casting member were revealed earlier.
The cast includes:
Saif Ali Khan stars as Samar in Tandav who also starred in Scared Games previously.
Dimple Kapadia plays the role of Anuradha.
Famous comedian Sunil Grover as Gurpal.
The cast includes others like Tigmanshu Dhulia, Kritika Kamra, Gauahar Khan, and many others.