December 4, 2020 8:21:35 pm
Actor Shilpa Shukla will star opposite Pankaj Tripathi in the second season of Hotstar Specials’ crime-thriller Criminal Justice.
The present is the Indian adaption of the hit BBC produced sequence of the identical identify, which was beforehand tailored into the Emmy Award-winning HBO present The Night Of.
The first season, directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia and Vishal Furia, featured Pankaj Tripathi, Vikrant Massey, Jackie Shroff, Anupriya Goenka and Mita Vashisht.
The sophomore season, titled Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors, will function Tripathi reprising his position of defence lawyer Madhav Mishra and Goenka as lawyer Nikhat Hussain, who makes an attempt to unravel the brand new case.
Shukla, greatest recognized for that includes in movies like Chak De India and BA Pass, will play a robust, mysterious girl, named Ishani Nath, who’s able to defending herself in robust conditions.
“Preparation started when we all sat for a couple of script readings. Talking to the directors, actors, the dialogues, the subtext, people on set, everything inspired us to get into the role,” the 38-year-old actor stated in an announcement.
The new season of the Disney+ Hotstar present will reportedly be directed by filmmakers Rohan Sippy and Arjun Mukherjee.