Sacred Games 2: New Teaser By Netflix Hints At Gaitonde's Double Role, Netizens Go Berserk

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Sacred Games 2 is all set to wow audiences with their second season. However, a recent video shared by Netflix hints at Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s double role in the much-anticipated series.

Written By Radhika Sarkar | Mumbai | Updated On:

Netflix's original series 'Sacred Games' is all set to wow audiences with their second season on August 15, and so with anticipation at its peak, the makers have released small teaser where Nawazuddin Siddiqui (Ganesh Gaitonde) can be heard saying, "Bhagwan ko maante ho? Par kabhi socha hai ki Bhagwan kisko manta hai?" (Do you believe in God? But have you wondered who God believes in?)

The second season will see Saif Ali Khan trying to solve the mystery behind Gaitonde's third father also know as 'Guruji' played by Pankaj Tripathi. Directed by Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan, the series also introduces Kalki Koechlin and Ranvir Shorey in the lead roles. 

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Apun Ganesh bhau ko maanta hai. #SacredGames2 premieres 15th August.

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Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui will reprise their parts as Sartaj Singh and Ganesh Gaitonde, and the new season will see Pankaj Tripathi in a full-fledged role as the mysterious Guruji. "Gaitonde is back.... See you on 15th August," Nawaz tweeted.  Kalki Koechlin and Ranvir Shorey are the latest additions to the series.

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Like season one, Anurag Kashyap is at the helm of the portions featuring Siddiqui, while Neeraj Ghaywan of "Masaan" fame will direct the scenes with Khan. Kashyap wrote on Twitter, "The wait is over. It's official. Sacred Games 2 premieres 15 August, only on Netflix."  Vikramaditya Motwane and Varun Grover are returning as the showrunner and the lead writer, respectively. "This season is bigger, more compelling, and totally unexpected. Be prepared to discover a different side to each character as we take the audience on a tremendous journey, and address questions left unanswered last season," Motwane said in a statement. 

Recently, Saif Ali Khan in an interview stated that his character will have no time to 'wallow and pitty' and that there might not be many changes internally, but there will definitely be some in terms of his look. The season is based on Vikram Chandra's award-winning book of the same name. 

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