FARZI SEASON 1 REVIEW : SHAHID KAPOOR’S OTT DEBUT – Amazon Prime Video
Directed and co-written by Raj & DK, the series successfully blends action and shootouts with an exploration of the complexities of need, greed, and constantly shifting relationships. “Farzi” is an intriguing crime drama that poses significant questions while delivering thrills, making it a must-see for fans of the genre.
The Story follows an artist Sunny(Shahid Kappor) who starts the unlawful business of designing and printing counterfeit notes to save his Grandpa’s dying printing press. But before he knows, he is too deep into the muck and his one-time crime becomes a thriving syndicate. As Sunny’s counterfeiting business grows, he finds himself in the crosshairs of the government’s anti-counterfeiting unit, led by the tough but troubled cop Michael Vednayagam (played by Vijay Sethupathi), and a ruthless gangster who smuggles fake currency into the country.Meanwhile, Megha Vyas (played by Raashii Khanna) joins the anti-counterfeiting task force as a Reserve Bank of India recruit and is determined to help her nation fight against financial terrorism. As Sunny’s plan to save his grandfather’s struggling magazine evolves into a full-fledged operation driven by greed and adventure, he struggles to keep his loved ones close while maintaining his emotional equilibrium. Besides these we’ll see many other great actors like Kay kay Menon, Bhuvan Arora, Zakir Hussain, Jaswant Singh, Amol Palekar.
“Farzi” is an intriguing crime drama that poses significant questions while delivering thrills, making it a must-see for fans of the genre.The best part of Farzi is how the directors make you empathise with its anti-hero.The dialogues on the whole are very relevant and well-suited to each character.It is a thriller packed with everything that the genre demands. Overall, ‘Farzi’ is a refreshing and intensely gripping scamster saga where the pros far outweigh the cons.
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Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Vijay Sethupati, Rashi Khanna, Ragina Cassandra, Amol Palekar, Bhuvan Arora, and Zakir Hussain.
Director: Raj and DK
Producer: Raj and DK
Music: Sachin- Jigar, Tanishk Bagchi, and Ketan Sodha
Genre: Crime thriller
OTT platform: Amazon prime