Trailer of Bobby Deol’s much awaited web series Aashram is out now. Bobby is playing role of godman Baba Nirala. Web series also stars Chandan Roy Sanyal, Aaditi Pohankar, Darshan Kumaar and Adhyayan Suman in pivotal roles. And it is all set to release on an OTT platform on August 28. The thriller-drama series marks Bobby Deol’s OTT debut. Veteran filmmaker Prakash Raj hasn’t just helmed the series but he has also bankrolled the project.
According to the trailer, it serves as a mirror to the evil forces of our society. It is based in the fictional city of Kashipur which is home to an empire created by Baba Nirala who has a great influence over the lower strata of the city. The godman is considered as a Messiah of the poor and is hailed by many.
But things take a sudden turn when a skeleton is found in the adjacent forest land. The incident disrupts the peace of the city in the crucial times of the upcoming state elections. As the investigation takes place, all the proofs link the ashram to the murder. In short, the audience will get to see drama, mystery and action in the web series.
The 2-minute-long trailer traverses the life of a spiritual leader and how he manages to build an empire out of people’s devotion towards him. By the looks of the trailer, we can say that Aashram will make for a perfect binge-watch series if you are into thriller, drama and crime genres.
Other than Bobby, Aaditi, Adhyayan, Chandan, and Darshan, the web series also stars Anupria Goenka, Tridha Choudhury, Vikram Kochhar, Tushar Pandey, Sachin Shroff, Anuritta Jha, Rajeev Siddhartha, Parinitaa Seth, Tanmaay Ranjan, Preeti Sood, Jahangir Khan, Kanupriya Gupta and Navdeep Tomar.