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Sunil Grover reveals how he bagged the role of Gurpal in Ali Abbas Zafar’s ‘Tandav’

Sunil Grover opens up about how he bagged the role of Gurpal in Ali Abbas Zafar's 'Tandav'
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Sunil Grover opens up about how he bagged the role of Gurpal in Ali Abbas Zafar’s ‘Tandav’

Versatile actor Sunil Grover, usually identified for taking part in comedian roles and characters, is all set to shock the audiences in an all new on-screen avatar in the much-awaited Amazon Original Series Tandav. Fans are eagerly awaiting the actor’s return on display screen and create magic along with his stupendous efficiency. Recently, Sunil revealed his first response upon listening to about Tandav and how he bagged this character which contradicts his jovial character. 

“In Tandav, I will not be seen wearing a saree and making people laugh”, exclaimed Sunil and continued, “Upon hearing about the show at first, I was expecting the age-old political saga, void of any difference or newness. But when I read the script for the very first time, I was proved wrong. Tandav, with its extremely gripping plotline, had me so hooked, I couldn’t stop reading it until I was done reading the entire script. The show’s multi-layered characters fascinated me.”

He additional revealed, “I feel somewhere I was stuck in a monotonous cycle wherein I’d only get a part of a certain caliber to play. I was hardly considered for roles that went beyond being funny and comic. I never thought Ali Abbas Zafar would ever cast me for such a serious and intense character. I was surprised when Ali told me that I was his first choice for Gurpal’s character, and he had full faith in me to do justice with the character.” 

Adding additional about expertise portraying this moderately severe character, the fashionable actor acquired steerage from the director. Sunil revealed, I’ve been used to comedian roles and bits, Ali taught me how this character can be performed in another way. I totally loved this new expertise in the whole course of of bringing an attention-grabbing taste to the desk.”

Tandav solid:

Produced by Himanshu Kishan Mehra and Ali Abbas Zafar, the 9-episode political drama contains a sturdy ensemble solid together with Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Sunil Grover, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Dino Morea Kumud Mishra, Gauahar Khan, Amyra Dastur, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub, Kritika Kamra, Sarah Jane Dias, Sandhya Mridul, Annup Sonii, Hitten Ttejwani, Paresh Pahuja and Shonali Nagrani amongst others. 

What is Tandav all about?

The charismatic chief of a premiere political celebration, Samar Pratap (Saif Ali Khan), feels he’s able to inherit the chair of PM after his celebration wins the (Lok Sabha) elections. Samar’s father, the celebration patriarch and the Prime Minister of the nation, Devki Nandan (Tigmanshu Dhulia) shouldn’t be keen to retire but. Anuradha, Devki’s shut affiliate (Dimple Kapadia), celebration senior chief Gopal Das (Kumud Mishra) are few of many different leaders contemplating themselves match to sit down the chair. But the chair by no means comes simple. 

A parallel story performs out with the idealistic campus activist Shiva (Zeeshan Ayub) who turns into an in a single day youth icon as he shines at a political occasion. Shiva needs to result in the change, sway the youth and overthrow the energy pillars. Shiva will get the first style of energy. Shiva and Samar’s lives intersect as the nationwide politics meets the campus activism. The dance of politics ensues as a collection of occasions expose the inherent deceit, manipulation, greed, ambition and violence in all the relationships. 

Tandav launch date:

Tandav will premiere on January 15, 2021 and will likely be out there for Prime members in India and in greater than 200 nations and territories.




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