The highly controversial case of a Naval Commander K. M. Nanavati who killed his wife's lover, Prem Ahuja is one of the landmark cases in the history of India. Content Czarina Ekta Kapoor is soon coming up with a riveting series inspired by the incident on ALT Balaji. Despite six decades, the story of the trial which revolved around infidelity, cold-blooded murder and patriotism still grabs people's attention. This 10-episode courtroom drama will be based on public records, newspaper articles of the time, interviews with people who have knowledge of the case- keeping it as real and authentic as possible. While the result of the trial is now a known fact, it is the unfolding of the case that remains a matter of interest to the nation.
Makers released the second trailer of the series today, and the intense performances have left us wanting for more.
Check out the trailer here:
The series boasts of an ensemble cast consisting of actors Sumeet Vyas, Manav Kaul, Elli Avram, Kubbra Sait, Pooja Gor, Angad Bedi, Sourabh Shukla among others. The series was announced last year and the cast also finished shooting for it, but for some unknown reasons the launch of the series was being postponed. After much waiting, Ekta Kapoor finally announced the launch date of The Verdict on social media. It is slated to release on 30th of September.