Director Neeraj Pandey enters web space; makes the Hotstar series Special Ops
Neeraj Pandey is best known for films like A Wednesday, Baby, Special 26 and MS Dhoni and he is positive about success in web space.
After the advent of OTT platforms, many filmmakers are trying out the digital arena. After the likes of Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Karan Johar, Neeraj Pandey is now coming up with a new web series. Titled as Special Ops, this series will start streaming on Hotstar from March 17.
Neeraj Pandey is best known for films like A Wednesday, Baby, Special 26 and MS Dhoni. Special Ops is the fictional story weaved around the terrorist attacks happened in our country over the last 19 years. It follows the story of R&AW officer Himmat Singh, played by super talented Kay Kay Menon, who assigns a team to crack down the mastermind who is the cause of all terrorist attacks happened in India.
This series features Karan Tacker, Sana Khan, Divya Dutta, Saiyami Kher, Vinay Pathak, Meher Vij, Pawan Chopra and Sharad Kelkar in the other important roles. The trailer of this series was out today. Going by it, the series looks like an intense thriller packed with various exciting elements. The action episodes seem to be the major highlights of this series. This is the first Hotstar Original coming out in 2020. Last year, Hotstar came up with a few original series like Criminal Justice, City of Dreams, Hostages and The Office.