Punjab has served as the setting for several films and web series, in which this state has been examined in various ways. Punjab sometimes performs for the public in the forms of humor, crime, and action. However Now in Jio Studios’ upcoming web series Bajao, the story of Punjab’s music industry with a tinge of crime will be seen. With this series, well-known rapper Raftaar is stepping into the world of acting.
What is the story of the Bajao series?
Bajao is the story of three filmmaker friends Ved (Tanuj), Dhari (Khattar), and Kookie (Vaid) who are about to shoot rapper Babbar’s (Raftaar) comeback music video. In return, they are given a bag full of Rs 2 crores. They party hard together, but when they wake up in the morning, they do not remember anything, the bag is missing and the rapper is also not there. But They had burned a pub during the night, and now a goon is chasing them, it is revealed. The money must be returned within 48 hours.
In this sequence, the story covers the interesting atmosphere of the Punjabi music industry, with laughter, mischief, and sarcasm. Along with Tanuj Virwani, the series also has Sahil Vaid, Sahil Khattar, and Mahira Sharma in leading roles. This is the OTT debut of Mahira, who was seen in Bigg Boss. Adinath Kothare will also appear in the series in a significant capacity.
When will the series be released?
On August 25, Bajao will be aired on Jio Cinema. Jyoti Deshpande, Pragya Singh, and Vijender Sahni are the producers. It is directed by Shiv Verma and Saptaraj Chakraborty. Numerous online shows have appeared with a Punjabi, rap, or criminal background. Suvinder Vicky and Barun Sobti recently starred in the Netflix original film Kohra. But It was a murder mystery series, which was well-received. The drug trade and other issues in Punjab are shown in Randeep Hooda’s crime series Kat.