Netflix dropped the first teaser of Sacred Games 2 on May 6. Fans who loved the first season of the thriller series were eagerly waiting for the second season. The teaser introduced two new characters – Batya Abelman (kalki Koechlin) and Shahid Khan (Ranvir Shorey).
After sharing the teaser and the pictures of the two new characters along with Guruji (played by Pankaj Tripathi), Netflix shared the first character poster of Sacred Games 2 Netflix
Sacred Games is an Indian web television thriller series based on Vikram Chandra’s 2006 novel of the same name. The first Netflix original series in India, it is directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap, who produced it under their banner Phantom Films. The novel was adapted by Varun Grover, Smita Singh and Vasant Nath. Kelly Luegenbiehl, Erik Barmack and Motwane served as the executive producers.
When police officer Sartaj Singh receives an anonymous tip about the location of criminal overlord Ganesh Gaitonde, he embarks on a chase around Mumbai in what becomes a dangerous cat-and-mouse game. Amidst the chaos, trappings of a corrupt underworld are revealed. After being removed from the Gaitonde case, Singh begins his own investigation as he works to save Mumbai from impending doom. Flashbacks reveal some of the crimes that Gaitonde has committed through the years.The first four episodes of Sacred Games premiered on 29 June 2018, with the full season of eight episodes released on Netflix on 6 July across 191 countries; it had subtitles in more than 20 languages. It received mostly positive reviews from critics, with particular praise for the performances and writing. The second season is set to premiere on 15 August 2019.