Atul Kulkarni would be joining Ajay Devgn, Raashii Khanna, and Esha Deol to form the cast of Rudra – The Edge of Darkness.
Rudra – The Edge of Darkness is an official adaptation of the British show “Luther”, which has garnered much fanfare from global audiences. Set in the Mumbai locale, the show would be directed by Rajesh Mapuskar. Rudra would be an engaging and a dark, new take on cop stories, combined with a unique storytelling format and powerful characters will make it a must-watch for fans of thrillers and crime dramas.
About being on the show, Kulkarni said to a media representative, “Digital content is dynamic, and has altered the art of storytelling. Rudra – The Edge of Darkness is a gripping series that will surely disrupt the genre of cop dramas in India. With Rajesh Mapuskar helming the project, it will be exciting to work on this thriller. The series also comprises a stellar cast, and I can’t wait to begin filming this one.”
Khanna, a big name in the south, was also in Madras Cafe. “It is really rare to get something that pushes you out of your comfort zone and actually challenges you as an actor, and Rudra just gave me that opportunity. I am extremely elated” she stated.
The crime drama series also stars Ashwini Kalsekar and Ashish Vidyarthi in pivotal roles.
The producers of the show are Applause Entertainment in association with BBC studios. The show would be available soon for all subscribers of Disney+ Hotstar. Kulkarni will also be a face in Applause Entertainment’s The City Of Dreams Season 2, the sequel to the 2019 political drama which starts streaming on July 30 on Disney+ Hotstar.
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The series is to be on floors by the end of July and will be shot at various locations in Mumbai.