By Bollywood Hungama News Network, Jan 2, 2021 – 15:00 hrs IST
The shooting of John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi starrer gangster drama Mumbai Saga was wrapped up before the lockdown was imposed. And these days the post production work of the film is going on. John Abraham will be seen as a gangster in Mumbai Saga, directed by Sanjay Gupta. It is being told that John will be seen in four different looks in this film. While John’s varied looks are adding to the anticipation of the film, Emraan Hashmi’s character as a police officer is also adding to the excitement of the film. We have heard that the makers are preparing to release the Mumbai Saga directly on the OTT platform instead of releasing it in theatres. Not only this, for this the deal with the streaming giant Amazon Prime Video of the makers has also been locked.
John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi’s Mumbai Saga Direct on OTT Platform
According to the news, Amazon Prime Video is buying the rights of Mumbai Saga by paying a handsome amount. A source close to the industry said, “Amazon has paid a huge sum of money to buy the rights to the Mumbai saga.” When the source was asked about the fixed amount of this deal and whether the makers and Amazon have signed this deal, the source said, “The talks are on about the deal right now. But the makers of Mumbai Saga are quite happy with the offer made by Amazon. Now all that remains is to sign on paper.
Although an official announcement is yet to be made about this, but sources say that Amazon Prime Video will soon add this film to its list of upcoming films and with this the promotion of the film will also start.
Talking about the film, the story of Mumbai Saga is set in the 1980s-90s, when Bombay was changing to Mumbai. The story of the film is based on the story of the underworld spread in Mumbai in the 90s. Actress Kajal Aggarwal will be seen opposite John in this film. Directed by Sanjay Gupta, Mumbai Saga is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Anuradha Gupta and Sangeeta Ahir. Apart from John and Emraan, Prateik Babbar, Jackie Shroff, Suniel Shetty and Sharman Joshi will also be seen playing important roles in this film.