Escaping to a foreign country is a great way to do some soul searching or get yourself killed, whichever comes first. In the new Shantaram trailer Charlie Hunnam travels to Bombay in search of redemption, but finds his life on the line instead. Based on the international best-selling novel by Gregory David Roberts, Shantaram is a hopeful cinematic love story combined with a thrilling epic adventure that follows one man’s journey to redemption through a country that changes his life.
Apple TV+ This is shown in the official press release Shantaram follows a fugitive named Lin Ford (Hunnam) who seeks to get lost in the vibrant and chaotic Bombay of the 1980s. Alone in an unfamiliar city, Lin struggles to avoid the problems he runs from in this new place. After falling for an enigmatic and intriguing woman named Karla, Lin must choose between freedom or love and the complications that come with it.
In it Shantaram trailer, Ford becomes confused by Bombay’s people and culture. As he navigates his new surroundings, Ford finds himself in the company of a fast-talking local eager to show his new companion the ropes. Before long, Ford lands at the mercy of Bombay’s criminal underworld and dangerous people aware of his dubious past. Ford will have to channel his inner action hero if he wants to survive, get the girl, and foil plans that could put innocent people in the crosshairs.
Hunnam isn’t the only star who wants to taste the spice of life Shantaram. The series also features Shubham Saraf, Elektra Kilbey, Fayssal Bazzi, Luke Pasqualino, Antonia Desplat, Alyy Khan, Sujaya Dasgupta, Vincent Perez, David Field, Alexander Siddig, Gabrielle Scharnitzky, Elham Ehsas, Rachel Kamath, Matthew Joseph and Shiv Palekar.
Co-created by series writer, executive producer and showrunner Steve Lightfoot, Shantaram is directed by Bharat Nalluri, who is also producing. Andrea Barron, Nicole Clemens, Steve Golin, Justin Kurzel and Eric Warren Singer created the series with Lightfoot. The group also serves as executive producers.
Shantaram will hit Apple TV+ at high speed with a three-episode premiere on 14 October 2022. A new episode of the 12-episode series will debut every Friday through 16 December 2022on Apple TV+.