YRF Entertainment has announced its first original web series ‘The Railway Men’. It will focus on the Bhopal gas tragedy which took place in 1984, one of the largest man-made industrial disasters to have ever occurred.
All of YRF’s streaming content will stream under the Yash Raj Entertainment banner.
The synopsis of ‘The Railway Men’ states: “The Railway Men is a tribute to the railway workers at Bhopal station who are the unsung heroes of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, the world’s biggest man-made industrial disaster. The project was announced on the same day as the tragedy took place 37 years ago.”
The series will be directed by Shiv Rawail and the cast includes R. Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyenndu Sharma and Babil Khan.
Filming for ‘The Railway Men’ began on 1 December and will premiere on an OTT platform in December next year. Yash Raj Entertainment plans to release 5 projects in its first year alone.
Here’s a look at the official announcement:
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