Streaming giant, Netflix dropped the trailer of Bobby Deol‘s Class Of ’83 today. The police drama has been produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment. The film, helmed by Atul Sabharwal, is slated to release on August 21 on the streaming platform.
The film is set in 1983 Mumbai and showcases the story of a heroic former policeman turned to police coach, who trains a group of aspiring Mumbai Police candidates and establishes a squad to take down a gangster named Kalsekar. The makers of ‘Class Of ’83’ describes it to have inspired by true events.
The film stars Bobby Deol as Dean Vijay Singh and Anup Soni plays the antagonist, Manohar Patkar. It also features Joy Sengupta as Raghav Desai and Vishwajeet Pradhan as Mangesh Dixit. Other than these, 5 new faces have been introduced by Red Chillies entertainment for their first Netflix film namely Ninad Mahajani, Bhupendra Jadawat, Sameer Paranjape, Hitesh Bhojraj and Prithvik Pratap.
Talking to MidDay about his character, Bobby said—
I love the sheer variety of content a digital medium like Netflix has to offer and it’s truly encouraging to know that your work can reach so many people across the world. The 80s was a fascinating period in Mumbai’s history and this film allowed me to live and feel that era all over again.
Going back to the trailer, I absolutely loved it and sure cannot wait to watch it!