Reasons To Watch Lalbazaar: A Mystery Thriller With Bone-Chilling Content

Lalbazaar, set in the city of Joy, explores true crime stories. It will also focus on police personnel own morals as well as vices.

All crimes in Lalbazaar are inspired by true stories


Lalbazaar is the upcoming ZEE5 Original crime series which is directed by Sayantan Ghosal. The series features Kaushik Sen, Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Gaurav Chakrabarty, and Sauraseni Maitra in pivotal roles. The story of Lalbazaar speaks about murder, mystery, and much more in a bolder aspect and also promises to keep the audiences hooked to the series. The crime thriller based series is shot beautifully in the ‘City of Joy’ – Kolkata and showcases the lives of police officers. Lalbazaar will premiere on ZEE5 on 19 June 2020. Set in Kolkata, Lalbazaar is a series you must not miss, and here’s why.

1. The epic storyline


Lalbazaar, based on the lives of police officers working in the homicide department of Lalbazaar in Central Kolkata, showcases the personnel’s values and morals. It’s not only a crime drama but it’s a police drama that explores the crimes committed by criminals, and also the righteous and bent cops inside the force. In the series, the cops have been assigned to investigate a murder case of women who have been killed brutally. There is a lot of suspense and drama involved that takes you on a thrill ride. The viewers might experience a tough war between good and bad that lies in the multi-layered crime thriller.

2. The beautiful landscape

The upcoming ZEE5 series Lalbazaar has been shot widely in the ‘City of Joy’ – Kolkata. Director Sayantan Ghosal gives glimpses of the beauty that lies within the state. The story has been shot in the home ground and gives a visual treat of Kolkata to all its viewers which is surreal. People, especially from Kolkata, will be able to relate to it. It’s a visual treat for all who live away from Kolkata and miss the city. The Lalbazaar Police headquarters is an important part of Kolkata and the Bengali mindset.

3. Exceptional cast


Spectacular performances by the cast is another USP of the series. The series features an ensemble cast of the finest actors including Kaushik Sen, Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Gaurav Chakrabarty, Sauraseni Maitra, amongst others. In Lalbazaar, Gaurav and Sabyasachi essay the role of cops, while Hrishitaa Bhatt will essay the role of a journalist.

4. Bilingual


The upcoming ZEE5 crime-thriller drama series Lalbazaar will be released in two languages – Bengali and Hindi. The series will be available in both languages, making it easier for the non Bengali speaking audience to enjoy this crime thriller too.

5. Real story

Lalbazaar is based on a real story and all crimes are inspired by true stories. It makes the series even more interesting and real and is sure to keep the audiences hooked. The raw and raunchy series is all about politics, bloodshed, rape, sex, and much more that will interest you. The makers promise to give an insight to all the viewers of the situation that exist in real life and will make one feel the pain a police officer and his family go through.

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