Dial 100 Cast: The trailer of upcoming crime-thriller Dial 100 was unveiled on July 20, also revealing that the film will premiere on OTT on August 6 this year. The film is directed by Rensil D’silva, whose previous directorial credits include Ungli (2014) and Kurbaan (2009).
The story of Dial 100 revovles around a cop Nikhil Sood, who receives a call from a woman in distress while on night duty. The woman warns him that she has purchased a gun and would be using it soon. It is only later that Sood realised that the woman had used his name during the interaction, indicating that she knew him. As skeletons from the cops past come tumbling out, he finds himself racing against time to save the lives of his wife and son.
Here is all that you need to know about the cast of Dial 100:
Manoj Bajpayee as Nikhil Sood
After The Family Man and Silence… Can You Hear It? Bajpayee will yet again be seen in the role of a cop in Dial 100. His character in this upcoming thriller is called Nikhil Sood. Bajpayee’s character will be seen unravelling the mystery one twist at a time as he makes desperate attempts to track down Seema Pallav (Neena Gupta).
Talking about the plotline of his new venture, Manoj Bajpayee said that it’s a unique film that will keep the audience hooked until the end. “I am feeling quite kicked about the fact that the announcement itself has generated so much interest and excitement,” added Bajpayee.
Apart from featuring in the second season of his acclaimed web-series The Family Man, Bajpayee was also recently seen in anthology Ray, which is based on Satyajit Ray’s short stories.
Neena Gupta as Seema Pallav
Neena Gupta plays the role of Seema Pallav in the film, who is a bereaved mother seeking revenge for her son’s untimely death. As shown in the trailer, Gupta’s character ends up kidnapping Sood’s wife ( played by Sakshi Tanwar) and his son in an attempt to one up the cop.
Neena Gupta’s most recent film appearance was in the comedy-drama Sardar Ka Grandson, in which she played Arjun Kapoor’s grandmother.
Sakshi Tanwar as Prerna Sood
Sakshi Tanwar will play the role of Prerna Sood, wife of Nikhil Sood (Manoj Bajpayee) in this thriller. Best known for her role in daily soaps like Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii and Bade Acche Lagte Hain, Tanwar’s most recent appearance was in the online series Mission Over Mars. The series follows four female scientists who worked on Indian Space Agency’s Mars Orbiter Mission. Tanwar has also worked in Marathi film Katyar Kaljat Ghusli and Hindi films Dangal and Mohalla Assi.
Dial 100 will start streaming on Zee5 from August 6. All users with a valid subscription of the OTT platform will be able to stream the film from said date.
Check out the trailer of Dial 100 here:
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