The revenge thriller from Netflix was first announced in March and is set to star the father-son duo of Anil Kapoor and Harshvarrdhan Kapoor. The film is set to release on Netflix on May 6.
The cast of ‘Thar’ also includes Fatima Sana Shaikh, Satish Kaushik, Mukti Mohan and Jitendra Joshi. Raj Singh Chaudhary serves as director and screenplay writer while Anurag Kashyap has contributed to the dialogue.
The synopsis states: “Siddharth, an antique dealer, journeys through a remote village in Rajasthan that has recently been rocked by a series of violent killings. As the local cop Surekha Singh investigates these killings he crosses paths with Siddharth… will that encounter be the only one? The mix of intriguing characters, thrilling plotline and picturesque view of arid deserts will keep the audience on the edge of their seats till the end.”
On working with his son and the film, Anil Kapoor had this to say: “I love working with young and new talent and with Thar bringing onboard young actors and filmmakers it gives me a completely different perspective on films. I can’t wait for Thar to premiere on the streaming service and for it to reach people across continents since it’s a unique story that audiences anywhere will enjoy.”
Raj Singh Chaudhary added: “Thar is a unique and engaging genre that I am extremely excited to present to the audience. This film has taken many years to come to fruition and has been an enthralling experience from beginning to end. Working with such powerhouse performers and a team has been a wonderful journey for me and I am looking forward to this film reaching audiences globally through Netflix.”
Here is a glimpse at the trailer of Thar: