On Friday, Netflix India released the trailer of “Raat Akeli Hai” starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte. The film, part of 17 Netflix Originals that will premiere in the coming weeks, is set to premiere on July 31.
“Raat Akeli Hai” will also be marking director Honey Trehan’s directorial debut and is produced by MacGuffin Pictures and RSVP. The film will also feature Aditya Srivastava, Shweta Tripathi, Ila Arun, Khalid Tyabji, Shivani Raghuvanshi and Tigmanshu Dhulia.
The crime- thriller film follows the story of a local police officer, Jatin Yadav ( Nawazuddin Siddiqui) who is investigating the murder of a wealthy man. The “Raat Akeli Hai” trailer gives us sneak peeks into Yadav’s investigation. Shot during his second wedding, Yadav alternates within the family to figure out who was the insider who killed the victim.
The “Raat Akeli Hai” trailer has several interesting moments out of which Radhika Apte’s mysterious, feisty character takes top spot. It also gives us an interesting look at the obstacles Yadav will face as the mystery begins to unfurl.
“Raat Akeli Hai is the kind of story that draws you in immediately and takes you along the winding journey,” said Nawazuddin Siddiqui about this upcoming film. He also added about his character who happens to be a social misfit that “He is always in search of justice – and does not rest until he finds out the truth.”
In addition, Radhika Apte too spoke about the thriller. “I play the character of Radha, the new bride of the deceased, who is stubborn, feisty, arrogant and yet mysterious. She alternates between suspicion and being vulnerable. To peel the layers of her character has been an inspiring challenge for me.” said the actress who is making a comeback to Netflix after Ghoul (2018).
Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte have reunited once again for “Raat Akeli Hai” after starring together in sacred games.
Netflix recently released several originals like Anurag Kashyap’s “Choked” and Anushka Sharma’s “Bulbbul”. Several more originals are said to be in line after “Raat Akeli Hai” like Jahnvi Kapoor starrer “Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl” that will release in August.
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