With star cast that includes Kay Kay Menon, R.Madhavan, Divyendu Sharma along with Irrfan Khan’s son, Babil Khan, YRF’s OTT debut, The Railway Men looks to be promising thriller.
The Railway Men is based on the Bhopal Gas Tragedy which involved a gas leak incident on the night 3rd December 1984 at the Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) pesticide plant in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. It is considered among the world’s worst industrial disasters. Over 500,000 people were exposed to methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas. The highly toxic substance made its way into and around the small towns located near the plant.
As per Widhani, Senior Vice President of Yash Raj Films “The Bhopal Gas Tragedy is the world’s worst industrial disaster that has impacted scores of people since the tragedy struck the city 37 years ago. At YRF, we are constantly trying to develop the best compelling stories for the audience and this is our tribute to the unsung heroes of the tragedy who, despite saving thousands of lives on that fateful day, are still unknown to people across the world”
Tribute to the unsung heroes of the Bhopal Gas Tragedy, action thriller will be the one season series which will be directed by Shiv Rawail under the guidance of Aditya Chopra for which filming will begin from 1st December.