Vivek Oberoi was great in his performance in Inside Edge, the Amazon Prime Original, where he played the antagonist. Now, he will be returning to the streaming scene with the ALTBAlaji web series A Family and has signed a three season deal for the show. The series is based in the Mumbai Mafia. There’s little known about the series other than that he will be playing a character named Sharad Juvatkar. He made this announcement via Twitter, where he said:
“Here’s the BIG announcement I have been wanting to share with all my incredible fans! My next project is an action-packed crime-based web series with @altbalaji. Can’t wait to start shooting for it! Super excited to collaborate with the amazing @ektaravikapoor once again!”
Vivek has earlier worked with Balaji on projects like Shootout at Lokhandwala and Mission Istanbul. ALTBalaji is going full steam ahead with their original content for the streaming platform. They have got several Bollywood personalities like Hansal Mehta, Rajkummar Rao, Nimrat Kaur and others for their original series.
There is a slew of announcements made by the company in regards to the shows that will hit the platform, including Haq Se, Karrle Tu Bhi Mohabbat and the complete episodes of The Test Case, which stars Nimrat Kaur as a the first woman to train to get into the Indian Army and experience action at the front. That web series also saw the debut of several mainstream actors on the streaming platforms, like Juhi Chawla, Rahul Dev and others.