Parth Samthaan and Arslan Goni will soon be seen portraying the roles of gangsters in the upcoming ZEE5 show, Main Hero Boll Raha Hu. As the show revolves around gangsters, the ‘bad boys,’ Parth Samthaan and Arslan Goni in an earlier interaction also shared their love for the ‘bad boy’ characters in films and shows. Parth said, “To be honest, we always look up to people who have a killer swag and attitude and we aim to achieve that sort of style.” If you also have the same feelings and love watching the ‘bad boy’ characters take charge, here is a list of movies and shows on ZEE5 that you will definitely love.
Rangbaaz & Rangbaaz Phirse
Rangbaaz and its sequel, Rangbaaz Phirse, are shows based on the life of gangsters and are inspired by real-life gangsters of India. The first season stars Saqib Saleem as a gangster, Shiv Prakash Shukla. The second season stars Jimmy Sheirgill as the gangster, Amar Pal Singh, and also stars Sushant Singh and Sharad Kelkar in the roles of gangsters.
Dark 7 White
Dark 7 White is a political thriller series, starring Sumeet Vyas, Jatin Sarna, Kunj Anand and Nidhi Singh. The show revolves around the murder of a cunning politician, Yudhveer Singh (Sumeet Vyas), and the investigation behind it. As the investigation proceeds in the show, we get to see the villainous side of Yudhveer Singh, and Sumeet Vyas totally owns the show with his performance as the bad guy.
Mum Bhai, starring Angad Bedi, Sikandar Kher and Sandeepa Dhar, is a show about a powerful cop, whose aim to rule the city makes him go against one of the most dreaded gangsters, who was also his closest friend. Angad Bedi and Sikandar Kher’s performances as the big baddies in the show has received a lot of love.
Starring Pulkit Samrat, Jim Sarbh, Harshvardhan Rane, and Sanjeeda Sheikh, Taish is a film (and also a web series), which revolves around the story of two friends who go on a violent rampage against a powerful criminal. Pulkit Samrat and Harshvardhan Rane stole the hearts of many people with their powerful performances as violent characters, who would to stop at nothing until they killed each other.
Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti Haasan, Amit Sadh, Vijay Varma, Kenny Basumatary and Ankur Vikal star as fierce and brawny gangsters, in the film Yaara. Directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia, the film revolves around the story of three friends, who are gangsters, trying to save their fourth friend from the claws of their nemesis.
The Power, directed by Mahesh Manjrekar, and starring Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti Haasan, Prateik Babbar, and Mahesh Manjrekar himself, is a different take on the Hollywood classic, The Godfather. The film revolves around the story of powerful mafia families, who are on each other’s cutthroats, in their pursuit of vengeance and power.
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