Mumbai Saga; Amazon Prime Video today announced the digital premiere of the action drama Mumbai Saga exclusively on the streaming service. Prime members in India and in 240 countries and territories will be able to stream the film on Amazon Prime Video starting April 27, 2021. Directed by Sanjay Gupta, the film features an exciting line-up of stars including John Abraham, Emraan Hashmi starring alongside Mahesh Manjrekar, Kajal Aggarwal, Suniel Shetty, Prateik Babbar, Rohit Roy, Amole Gupte, Samir Soni, Gulshan Grover and Anjana Sukhani. Mumbai Saga is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Anuradha Gupta and Sangeeta Ahir under the banner of T-Series and White Feather Films.
This action drama is a fictional story of the duel between Amartya Rao (John Abraham) and Senior Inspector Vijay Sawarkar (Emraan Hashmi) that explores different tangents of hope, aspiration, friendship and betrayal against the backdrop of Mumbai in the early 1990s. Is however Mumbai Saga is a story about the Bombay it was and the Mumbai it became.
“Mumbai Saga is a very special project for me. A digital premiere of a service as popular as Amazon Prime Video will help us reach a wider audience and I am confident that action movie enthusiasts around the world will enjoy the film, ”said Sanjay Gupta. “Mumbai Saga is a completely new and refreshing take on an action drama that John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi brings to the screen for the first time and presents them in never-before-seen avatars. The cast, strong story and background of early 90s Mumbai will keep audiences on the edge of their seats, making it a delightful watch! ”
Producer Bhushan Kumar added, “Met Mumbai Saga, Sanjay Gupta and the entire cast and crew have put their heart and soul into bringing an action blockbuster to the public that ticks all the boxes. Indian audiences love to watch action movies. . The blood-curdling action scenes, a police officer against goon and the reach of Amazon Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories make the Mumbai Saga digital premiere even more special. ”
Actor John Abraham said: “The film was released in cinemas in March and I am delighted with the response from fans who watched the film. Mumbai Saga is now premiering on Amazon Prime Video and this feeling of sharing our hard work around the world is amazing. Mumbai Saga is my third project with Sanjay after collaborating on it Zinda and Shoot Wadala. I absolutely love working with him because I believe he brings out the best in me and more importantly, he understands the pulse of the audience and delivers movies they love. Mumbai Saga is a thoroughly entertainer that audiences will enjoy. I am telling the character of Amartya Rao, a gangster, who is very different from the ones I have done in the past. It was a pleasure to work with Emraan for the first time. We shared some great moments on set while shooting for the movie. ”
About the first collaboration with Sanjay Gupta, Emraan Hashmi said: “Mumbai Saga is very dear to my heart. Vijay Savarkar’s character, while he was a police officer, has some shades of gray, which is something that excited me to take on this role. Sanjay is a prolific director who has made some of the most iconic action films in Indian cinema, and I was thrilled when he approached me to take on this powerful role. ”
Suniel Shetty added, “My friendship with Sanjay is just as exciting as the storyline of the movie, and I didn’t think twice when the part was offered to me. Fans have already loved my Anna look in the movie, and I’m looking forward to the world premiere of Mumbai Saga on Amazon Prime Video. It allows fans all over the world to enjoy the movie from the comfort of their homes, and I believe the movie has all the ingredients to make it a big hit. ”