Dial 100 trailer was released on Tuesday. The film features Manoj Bajpayee and Neena Gupta. Manoj Bajpayee has played the role of an emergency call operator in the film.
The trailer suggests that Bajpayee’s character, Nikhil Sood begins his shift in the control room like any ordinary day and ends up receiving the call that shocks him. As Bajpayee’s character tries to figure out the nature and intention of the call, he finds himself in the middle of a scary situation his character’s wife and son have been made hostage by Neena Gupta, who plays the role of a troubled woman in the film.
Gupta’s character Seema Pallav lost her child due to which for some reason and her character holds the call operator accountable for it. The teaser displays a plot setup like Halle Berry’s 2013 physiological thriller The Call.
Speaking about the film, Manoj Bajpayee said in a statement that Dial 100 is an eccentric film as it is packed with multiple twists and turns which will keep the audience engaged till the end. “I am feeling quite kicked about the fact that the announcement itself has generated so much interest and excitement,” he added. The actor also mentioned that Dial 100 was a great experience for him, and admitted that he’s sure that the audience will love the film.
Director Rensil D’Silva confessed that when his team creates a film that revolves around one night, it is very important for them to make sure of the elements that will keep the audience engaged.
“Dial 100 promises from start to end – an entertaining thriller with stellar performances, an engaging narrative, and some jaw-dropping moments,” he added.
Along with Manoj Bajpayee and Badhaai Ho fame Neena Gupta, the film is also featuring Sakshi Tanwar in an important role, the film is set to premiere on August 6 on ZEE5.