Netflix Web Series 'Guns and Gulabs': A Nostalgic Tribute to the 90s Era of Bollywood
Rajkummar Rao's highly anticipated web series, 'Guns and Gulabs,' has been creating a buzz among fans and critics alike. The series, a crime-romantic-drama, boasts an ensemble cast with the likes of Rajkummar Rao, Dulquer Salmaan, Adarsh Gourav, Gulshan Devaiah, and Teejay Bhanu in lead roles. The recently released trailer has garnered immense attention, showcasing thrilling action and comedy sequences, along with the exceptional performances of the talented cast. Adding to the excitement, the legendary actor Satish Kaushik's voice in the trailer welcomes the audience to the captivating world of Gulabganj, setting the stage for a series filled with action and drama.
Dulquer Salmaan, the renowned South Indian actor, plays the role of a gangster in the web series, and his action-packed performance has already won the hearts of fans. The trailer also highlights Salman's impeccable comedic timing, earning widespread praise from viewers. Not to be outdone, Rajkummar Rao's striking entry as Pana Tipu in the trailer is truly remarkable, leaving the audience eager for more.
During the project's trailer launch event held in Delhi, the lead actors shared their fond memories of the 90s era. 'Guns & Gulaabs' is set in the early '90s in the fictional town of Gulaabganj and pays tribute to Bollywood's golden era. Both Dulquer Salman and Rajkummar Rao expressed their admiration for the iconic actor Shah Rukh Khan, who had a massive impact during that time. Dulquer Salmaan mentioned that they were all greatly inspired by SRK since the 90s, and he emphasized that Shah Rukh Khan was the biggest superstar back then and continues to be the most prominent megastar even today. His remarks about "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge" being his "Sita Raman" highlight the influence the classic film had on him.
'Guns and Gulabs' revolves around the narrative of Gulabganj, a city set in the 1990s, offering a glimpse into the Bollywood of that era. The city becomes entangled in a web of enthralling scenarios, encompassing drug deals, action, murder, politics, and chaos. The trailer showcases Rajkummar Rao in a captivating and versatile avatar, delivering a mix of romance, comedy, and action that leaves a lasting impression on the audience.
The web series holds particular significance as it features the final performance of the late Satish Kaushik, whose talent is eagerly anticipated by fans. His inclusion in the series marks a poignant moment for viewers who look forward to witnessing his brilliance on the screen one last time.
With such a power-packed cast and a gripping storyline set in the nostalgic 90s era, 'Guns and Gulabs' promises to be an enthralling journey for viewers. As the release date draws near, the excitement surrounding the series continues to escalate, and fans are eager to delve into the world of Gulabganj and experience the magic of this crime-romantic-drama.
- PTC PUNJABI