About Farzi Web Series
A small-time artist operating in his grandfather’s print press has created the ultimate scam that is a crime that is uniquely tailored to him. Then he is drawn into the dark high stakes, high-risk world that it requires. A passionate, unorthodox police officer has set out on a task to cleanse the nation of the threat it poses in this fast-paced, exciting novel.
Star Shahid Kapoor on Wednesday announced the release date for the release date of his OTT debut series Farzi with a wacky video. Farzi is an Amazon Prime Video series is produced by Raj DK and Raj DK who also directed the popular The Family Man series for the streaming platform.
The video for the announcement features the look to Shahid Kapoor shooting for an extravagant trailer for Farzi that is mounted in the style of an 80s Hindi action film with crude VFX and hilarious action footage.
The fake shooting However, the fake shoot is interrupted by Shahid enters the set and confronts the double who is suspended from a harness , with green screens behind him.
“This is how you’re filming the trailer? This trailer is fake. Shahid is also fake. Shahid can also be fake. The show I host is fake. My show is real. It’s known as ‘Farzi’ and is a reference to fake. The trailer will be released soon,” Shahid informs the viewers when the screen cuts to the date of release”Asli trailer, January 13th, 2013.’
Farzi also features South stars Vijay Sethupathi, Kay Kay Menon, Raashi Khanna, Amol Palekar, Regina Cassandra and Bhuvan Arora. The first glimpse of Shahid was revealed with the following description “An artist who is dragged into the dark, high stakes of a bluff and an enthralling task force officer with a mission to cleanse the nation of his threats in an action-packed, fast-paced unique thriller.”
With eight episodes in total, Farzi can be described as a fast-paced, exciting crime thriller that features Raj and DK’s signature humor, woven into an inventive street artist’s attempt to defraud the system that favors the wealthy.
Raj and DK have previously stated in a statement that “lot of tears and sweat” went into the making of Farzi. We’re eager for the world to experience the new series, which will be available to Prime on February 10,” the duo had stated in a joint press release.
Fake Farzi Web Series Trailer
The Family Man’s directors Raj & DK (Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK) are ready for their next project as directors which will be a web-based series called “Farzi” and will begin streamed on Amazon Prime Video OTT platform beginning on February 10. The show is Shahid’s OTT debut, and will include Vijay Sethupathi, Kay Kay Menon, Raashii Khanna, Amol Palekar along with Regina Cassandra in pivotal roles.
Following the phenomenal success of ‘The Family Guy expectations and pressure on the filmmakers Raj and DK to produce a gripping and engaging series are high. Just as viewers were waiting eagerly for the trailer for ‘Farzi’, which was set to debut this morning, they were taken by surprise when the fake trailer for ‘Farzi’ was launched instead. The clever marketing strategy of the streaming platform as well as the producers of the show appears to be in keeping with the show’s name and its theme.
The fake trailer starts with the Shahid Kapoor lookalike performing some amusingly repetitive stunts. Then, the film is interrupted by real Shahid Kapoor, who announces that the true “Farzi” trailer will be out soon – 13th January, to be exact. Therefore, we’ll need to wait two more days before we can watch the trailer of ‘Asli’ for “Farzi”. The strategy for marketing has increased the interest and anticipation about the upcoming series.
Then the event, he’s pursued by a ruthless cop who is determined to put in place the highly stakes fraud game. The web series is set in the context of the counterfeit currency industry and the ways in which the genius artist swindles the system that favors wealthy individuals.