Bollywood’s most celebrated filmmaker, Rohit Shetty, who has delivered many comedy and action entertainer movies in the past, is making headlines nowadays for his cop drama web series Indian Police Force.
This time, Rohit is collaborating with young and dashing Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra for his upcoming cop-based action drama web series, which marks the digital debut of the actor-director duo.
When it comes to making cop movies, no one beats Rohit Shetty.He is best known for creating franchises like Golmaal and Cop Universe.
The Golmaal franchise delivered four super films: Golmaal: Fun Unlimited (2006), Golmaal Returns (2008), Golmaal 3 (2010), and Golmaal Again (2017).
If we talk about the Cop Universe franchise, it has also delivered four action-packed movies till now, which are Singham (2011), Singham Returns (2014), Simmba (2018), and Sooryanvashi (2021).
Sooryavanshi, the most recent instalment of the franchise, was released on November 5, 2021, and was a massive success, grossing approximately Rs. 300 crores worldwide.
Indian Police Force Star Cast
Sidharth Malhotra is on cloud nine after the success of his biographical war drama Shershaah, a film that came as a golden opportunity in his life and put his career on track. It seems like this year is really Siddharth Malhotra’s, as he recently got married to the love of his life, Kiara Advani.
Now the actor is all set to make his web debut with the upcoming series. He will be playing the never-before-seen role of a cop, Kabir Malik, who is leading the Delhi Police SWAT team.
Reportedly, along with Sidharth, Vicky Kaushal and Tiger Shroff were the key contenders to spearhead the series, but ultimately Sidharth was shortlisted for the role.
The platform recently announced the key characters of the series, where along with Siddharth, known Bollywood actors Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Vivek Oberoi, and Isha Talwar will be seen playing significant roles, though the release date is yet awaited.
Shetty, along with Anusha Nandakumar and Sandeep Saket, wrote the screenplay for the series. Nandakumar, Saket, and Ayush Trivedi have penned the dialogues.
Indian Police Force OTT Release Date
Directed and produced by Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty, the action drama series consisted of eight episodes. The filming of the series started in March 2022, and it is expected to be released in the first quarter of 2023.
Indian Police Force Teaser
The teaser for the series was released by its makers back in April 2022. The teaser starts with Rohit Shetty himself testing a car and guns on the set. Later, it shows Sidharth Malhotra walking in slow motion while donning the uniform of the police and goggles. He looks absolutely dapper in his police uniform.
Production of the Series
The production team revealed that after the release of Sooryavanshi, Rohit Shetty, with the team, was tirelessly working on the script of the web series as he wanted his signature style to reflect in the series.
Rohit, apart from being the showrunner, is also the producer of the series, while debutant Sushwant Prakash is directing it. He serves as an assistant director with Rohit Shetty on Dilwale (2015) and Simmba (2018).
The filming of the series will start on Thursday, March 10, 2022, in Mumbai, and according to some media reports, the production team cordoned off a portion of the Golden Tobacco factory in Vile Parle for shooting.
The filming of the series has now come to an end, and it will be ready for release in some time.
A. Rohit Shetty is the director and producer of Indian Police Force.
A. Sidharth Malhotra is playing the lead role in Indian Police Force web-series.
A. Indian Police Force web-series will premiere on Amazon Prime Video.