Applause Entertainment, the content studio from the Aditya Birla Group brings its audiences a premium drama series that will be a bolt from the blue. ‘Hostages’ is a potent conspiracy thriller fueled by several twists, strong performances and sharp direction.
‘Hostages’ brings together a stellar star cast of Ronit Roy, Tisca Chopra, Parvin Dabas and Dalip Tahil playing key roles. Acclaimed widely by audiences around the world, the Indian remake of this Israeli high stakes thriller from Armoza Formats will be produced by Banijay Asia.
Internationally, ‘Hostages’ generated a great deal of buzz before it even came out and the nail-biting series has been hugely appreciated by the audiences. Ronit Roy, a renowned personality of the big and the small screens, who has impressed audiences with his outstanding performances in Udaan, 2 States, Kaabil, Adaalat and many others is now all set to rule the digital space with his performance in ‘Hostages’.
Tisca Chopra who is best known for her work in Taare Zameen Par, Rahasya, Ghayal Once Again among many films will be seen essaying a crucial role in the show. The Khosla Ka Ghosla, Ghanchakkar and Indu Sarkar actor Parvin Dabas, who has charmed the audiences with his unique performances is also one of the key members of the cast.
Dalip Tahil one of India’s renowned actors, known for his work in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Salaam Mumbai and the BBC soap opera EastEnders will also be seen playing an important role. And for Sudhir Mishra, the creator of classic films like Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi, Chameli, Khoya Khoya Chand and the very recent Daas Dev, this will be his first web series as a director.