ZEE5 announces Bengali original thriller series, Roktokorobi starring Raima Sen and Vikram Chatterjee

ZEE5 announces Bengali original thriller series, Roktokorobi starring Raima Sen and Vikram Chatterjee
National, 16th January 2023: ZEE5, India’s largest home-grown video streaming platform, started the new year with a bang for its Bangla OTT viewers with a promise to release an original series every month starting January.
As part of this content slate, next up for the global Bengali diaspora is an exciting thriller series, Roktokorobi. Produced by Sahana Dutta’s Missing Crew and directed by Sayantan Ghoshal, Raktokarabi stars Raima Sen, Vikram Chatterjee, Shantilal Mukherjee, Bhaswar Chatterjee, Tulika Basu, Laboni Sarkar, Kinjal Nanda, Rooqma Ray, Angana Roy and Haridas Chatterjee and will premiere on ZEE5 on 26th January.
A psychological thriller, Roktokorobi revolves around a seemingly perfect and a happy family on the outside but are hiding an ocean of secrets inside the walls of their huge mansion. But if one wishes to unveil the scandalous truths, they need to be prepared to get their hands dirty and coloured in red. Roktokorobi unpeels the complexities of a twisted human mind to present a tale of revenge and retribution.
Manish Kalra, Chief Business Officer, ZEE5 India said, “At ZEE5, we have seen the Bengali content such as Mukti, Aparajito, Mini and Shikarpur perform well amongst the audience and critics alike. Therefore, we believe that there is a growing appetite of Bangla OTT viewers for quality content which has compelled us to bring forth a line-up of unique and original stories. Our next for Bangla, Roktokorobi is a fascinating story which navigates through the complicated human mind and its deviousness, making it a compelling and an engaging watch. We are thrilled to partner with like-minded storytellers who understand the pulse of the audience and together, we are looking forward to the release of Roktokorobi”.
Producer, Sahana Dutta adds, “Roktokorobi is one of the most interesting projects I have worked on personally as it not only is a thrilling series but also a piece of art in terms of direction, production and sound. Sayantan and team have done a fantastic job at creating the right mood and the actors have gone out on a limb to deliver their best work. I am thrilled to see audience’s reaction to Roktokorobi”.
Director, Sayantan Ghoshal said, “Roktokorobi is a pulpy psychological thriller that delves into the human mind. Hopefully it will leave you rattled, shaken and excited. It has been a pleasure to work with Sahana and ZEE5 who have given me complete freedom of expression and hence, I am proud of what we have delivered with this series. I am also thankful to the actors for trusting my vision and submitting completely. The viewers are in for a surprise and a treat with this one”.
Roktokorobi will stream on ZEE5 from 3rd February

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