Delhi crime netflix

Indian thriller and true story-based” Emmy award winner” television series “Delhi crime” describes the tragic story of the Nirbhaya brutal gang rape incident. Delhi Crime closely follows the investigation conducted by Delhi police towards finding the culprits behind this heinous crime. The series adapts a horrific real-life crime with nuanced depictions and authentic performances.

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Delhi Crime Season 1 Netflix Original

Also, Delhi Crime displays the structures of law and procedural orders. The series is also a well-researched and inherently interesting examination of how the city officials will respond when such tragic crimes are committed. The powerful portrayals and the series being based on the Delhi police’s perspective make the series more realistic.      

The storyline of the series “Delhi Crime”:

Delhi Crime starts with the two main victims of the brutal crime lying on the side of the road.After that, Delhi police DCP starts the investigation and assigns her officer to lead the case. The story unfolds as the series starts to go deep. After examining certain leads and suspects of the case, the police start their interrogations. In addition, the series shows how the irresponsible media personal starts tearing the case and Delhi police apart. Also, the former commissioner Neeraj Kumar working as the consultant for the series. This helps the series to look realistic than any other crime series.

Delhi Crime season 1
Delhi Crime Netflix Indian thriller

After certain leads arises to the case, the team finds the location of the bus where the victims had been raped and tortured brutally. Similarly, the main culprit for the case, “Jai Singh,” is under the custody, and the hunt for their partners begins. Slowly the police start finding the suspects and their partners. But as the case builds up more, the public outrages mount. The department has to defend against the rumors of misconduct. Similarly, the male victim, who is also the boyfriend, leaks the night’s information, creating more public chaos. Indeed, the fifth suspect of the case surprises the department, and the protest starts to take the form of a riot. The search for the final suspect involves the Naxal territory.

Cast, Rating, and Episode Info of Delhi Crime:

Starring: Shefali Shah, Rashika Dugal, Adil Hussain, Rajesh Tailang, Gopal Dutt, Denzil Smith, Sanjay Bishnoi

Creator: Richie Mehta

Available platform: Netflix

Premier Date: March 22, 2019

Total episodes: 7

IMDb Rating: 8.5 out of 10

Rotten Tomato Rating: 94%

When will the second season of Delhi Crime be released on Netflix?

Renewal Status and Cast updates:

Netflix officially announced the renewal of the Delhi Crime for its second season. Richie Mehta also confirmed that the series would go on for its second series with Shefali Shah as DCP for the second season. There won’t be any changes in the main character of the series. The second season will follow different crime stories of a similar type of genre. Mehta announced the new director for the second season. Richie Mehta, who directed herself in the first season, will stay as co-director for the second season.  Rajesh Mapuskar, the winner of the National Award for Marathi film ‘Ventilator,’ will now direct season 2. Rajesh Mapuskar worked as an assistant director for the movies like Rajkumar’  Munnabhai’ franchise films and the film’ 3 Idiots’.

Release Date:

In addition, the series was expected to return with its second season by the end of 2020. But due to the ongoing pandemic of the coronavirus, the productioon stopped. The release of the second season may take some more time. However, there is no any official statement of confirmation from Netflix about the second season’s release date. But as the pandemic’s situation is going under normal, the series may drop its second season by the end of 2021.

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