Amazon Prime Video has set a May 15 release date for its next original series from India: Patal Lok. Neeraj Kabi (Taj Mahal 1989), Gul Panag (Dor), and Jaideep Ahlawat (Bard of Blood) lead the cast of the Neo-Noor series, which has previously been described as “an investigative thriller”, Modern Indian society and politics also serve as horror commentaries. “Patal Lok is produced by Udta Punjab writer Sudeep Sharma, and produced by Anushka Sharma’s Clean Slate Films.
In the video that comes with the Patal Lok logo and release date, an unseen narrator states: “The ancient scriptures describe a world where blood is shed for justice, where cruelty thrives under the guise of humanity, where lawlessness prevails. The law is to wipe out all hope of life. This inevitable hell beneath our world is called Hades. “
For the unaware, Patal Lok is literally Hindi for the underworld. The earth is called Dhriti Lok, And heaven is Swarga Roop. Of course, for the purpose of the Amazon series, it refers to the figurative underworld – as depicted by voiceovers and visuals in the video – that is India’s dark underbelly that affects the four pillars of democracy: legislature, executive, judiciary And media.
Earlier in the week, Amazon – and Anushka Sharma – was Released Another video announcing Patal Lok, which may have been announced as a new show, even though it was originally announced in February 2019. The title of the show was back in January, at first glance.
Patal Lok will have India’s sixth series on prime video in 2020, following the Kabir Khan-helmed war drama miniseries The Forgotten Army in January, comedian Anirban Dasgupta’s black comedy miniseries Afsos in the second season of the comedy-drama. Floral tree Comedian Sumukhi Suresh in March, and TVF-Comedy-Drama jury And the second season of the romantic comedy-drama Four More Shots Please! Earlier in April.
All episodes of Hades are on May 15 on Amazon Prime Video worldwide.