Saif Ali Khan will return as police officer Sartaj Singh, while Nawazuddin Siddiqui as gangster Ganesh Gaitonde in the second season of crime drama series Sacred Games, streaming platform Netflix announced on Friday.
“The worst is yet to come. Sacred Games will be back for Season 2,” read a post from the official Netflix India Twitter account.
The worst is yet to come. Sacred Games will be back for Season 2. pic.twitter.com/lSBIzQR2b9
— Netflix India (@NetflixIndia) September 21, 2018
Based on author Vikram Chandra’s best-selling novel, the first season of the series — produced by the Anil Ambani-led Reliance Entertainment’s Phantom Films joint venture — received viewer appreciation and critical acclaim worldwide for its gritty plot and power-packed performances.
The series, available in local languages in different markets, tells the tale of Sartaj, a seasoned and cynical Mumbai police officer who is summoned one morning by an anonymous tip that promises him an opportunity to capture the powerful Ganesh Gaitonde, criminal overlord of the G-Company.
Season two will be back with a new trail of betrayal, crime, passion, and a thrilling chase through Mumbai’s underbelly.
A release date has not been announced as yet.