If you are among those who feel that Indian makers can’t come up good web-series plots, then the trailer of ATL Balaji’s upcoming instalment starring Rajkummar Rao – Bose Dead/Alive – will change your perception.
The second trailer of Rajkummar Rao’s new web-series named as Bose Dead/Alive is out; and the story is based on real life (and death) of Indian revolutionist Subhash Chandra Bose. The new web-series, Bose Dead/Alive, directed by Pulkit with Hansal Mehta acting as a creative producer, explores the myths surrounding the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in 1945. The TV series explore through the controversial and mysterious life of colonial-era Indian freedom fighter, whose character has been played by the epic actor Rajkummar Rao.
Rao is known for getting into the skin of any character he plays, and this trailer promises yet another dose of pristine acting. From going half bald to getting the body language right, he has done extensive preparation for the role. Rao has made his debut in digital entertainment world with this web-series, and he has totally forced us to make believe that nobody but him could have possibly played the role. In the trailer, it is clearly visible that even the tiniest detail has been given immense attention, be it art direction, costumes and even casting – everything sums up into a brilliantly captured British era.
The trailer consists of some very famous features of Bose, like the well-known dialogue – “You give me blood, I’ll give you freedom”; and it also touches some crucial low-key facts like – he had a German wife, have also been covered in the story. All in all, this web-series will enlighten the life story of Subhash Chandra Bose and prove to be an eye-opener, unveiling a chapter of history which has remained buried due to political and personal reasons.