Sacred Games – Season 1 (2018)
Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap
Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte
6 July 2018 (India)
StorylineSartaj Singh, a Mumbai police officer, receives an anonymous phone call from a gangster who threatens to blow up the entire city. Amid the corrupt standards of Indian law enforcement begins a battle between a 'nobody' cop and ruthless gangster who perceives (sometimes) himself to be a God
- Anurag Kashyap had read the novel in 2006 when it came out and in 2014, was approached by AMC from Scott Free Productions for a series in English. Kashyap declined the offer as he did not want to do
- While Anurag Kashyap directed the Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) angle of the story, Vikramaditya Motwane looked upon Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan).
- It was seventh collaboration between Anurag Kashyap (Director) & Nawazuddin Siddiqui, after Black Friday, Gangs of Wasseypur, Dev-D, Monsoon Shootout, Raman Raghav, and Mukkabaaz.
- Sacred Games was shot on different real locations as it was set in a period, which Motwane expressed was a