The teaser of Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s much-awaited Netflix original, Serious Men is out today. The 30-second clip promises an interesting watch. The film is set to premiere Netflix on October 2.
It is based on the novel by Manu Joseph, Serious Men is directed by Sudhir Mishra and written by Bhavesh Mandalia.
The 30-second teaser shows the sketch of Mumbai’s skyline as we hear Nawazuddin saying, “Ye hai Mumbai. Iske bade bade buildings me baithe hain kuch bade bade serious men. Aise log jo simple si cheezo ko serious le jate hain. Aise log jo condom ki dots jaise cheezo pe question karte hain, Jinhe hum salam jarur karte hain, isliye mai apne bete Aadi ko aisa hi ek serious men banaega.”
Check out the teaser:
The film happens to be Nawazuddin’s first collaboration with director Sudhir Mishra and speaking about the same, Naaz said, “I am excited about this film as I waited almost 20 years to work with Sudhir Mishra. It’s a dream come true. I can’t wait for the audience to watch Serious Men and join this journey with me, this Gandhi Jayanti.”
Serious Men is about an “ambitious underachiever, tormented with his underprivileged societal status” who plans to encash his son’s newfound fame as a boy-genius to improve his family’s fortunes.
It also features Aakshath Das, Shweta Basu Prasad and Nassar, and newcomer Indira Tiwari.