Scam 1992 is an upcoming web series set to be released exclusively on the SonyLIV platform. Scam 1992 will feature the real-life events that took place in the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the scam that followed.
The web series is an official adaption of Debashis Basu & Sucheta Dalal’s book “The Scam”. Here’s looking at the Scam 1992 web series’ storyline, release date, and cast.
Scam 1992 Storyline: What is Scam 1992 web series all about?
Scam 1992 is based on the stockbroker Harshad Mehta and the events that took place in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Harshad Mehta single-handedly took the stock market to dizzying heights subsequently it resulted in his catastrophic downfall. The web series is about the scam worth Rs. 5000 crores that eventually got exposed to Harshad Mehta as the main accused. The events became the biggest scam in the ’90s. The web series is, on the whole, a pure white-collar financial crime thriller.
Scam 1992 Web Series Star Cast
Scam 1992 is directed by National award winner, the acclaimed director behind the making of movies such as of CityLights and Omerta, Hansal Mehta. The cast of Scam 1992 web series include:
Pratik Gandhi as Harshad Mehta
India Today had reported that Pratik Gandhi will play the role of controversial stockbroker Harshad Mehta. Pratik is known for his work in Gujarati theatre and cinema.
Shreya Dhanwanthary as Sucheta Dalal, The Times of India Journalist
Shreya was also seen in Prime Video’s hit show The Family Man. She played the character of Zoya in that web series. In Scam 1992, Shreya will play the role of a TOI fierce journalist.
Sharib Hashmi as Whistleblower
Sharib was also seen in The Family Man as Talpade alongside Shreya. The teaser begins with Sharib who exposes the big scam in SBI worth Rs. 500 crores to Shreya, a TOI journalist.
Shadaab Khan as Jay Kedia
Nikhil Dwivedi as A.S. Thiyagarajan
K.K. Raina as MJ Pherwani
Lalit Parimoo as K.S. Das
Ananth Mahadevan as Venkitarajan
Rajat Kapoor as Madhavan
Satish Kaushik as Manu Mundra
Scam 1992 Release Date: When Scam 1992 Web Series Release on SonyLIV
Scam 1992 will most likely release in the first week of September. By going at other SonyLIV originals and looking at the release dates of the show after the release of the teaser, usually, there is a difference of 20-25 days. So we can comfortably say that after the release of Scam 1992 teaser on 16th August, the web series will release somewhere around the first week of September.