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Shahrukh Khan’s Darr Recreation as a Web Series 2.0

Preeti Singh




Darr 2.0 web series

Darr 2.0 web series :

Directed by: Vikas Chandra
Produced by: Ashish Patil
Cast : Yet to announced
Story: Nikhil Taneja
Screenplay & Dialogues: Nikhil Taneja & Shubham Yogi

Are you are fan of Shahrukh Khan’s acting as Rahul in Darr? Well! Here’s some good news for all those who have missed on this famous character of King Khan. Very soon the film will be recreated in a complete new avatar in Y-Films’ web series that will be adapted from the cult thriller.

Each time King Khan said, ‘I love you K-K-Kiran’ in Darr, he sent chills down the spine of every viewer in the film.

Now this upcoming iconic Yash Chopra thriller will be soon returning in the form of a five-part web series, of course with a modern twist.

Titled as Darr 2.0, this promising mini-series has already released an inviting teaser trailer of the same. Fans can however, expect the original characters from the film- Rahul, Kiran and Sunil in the reboot.

The plot is supposed to be set in the current Internet era, with ‘cyber stalking and digital crimes’ getting more prevalent than ever.

Talking about the reboot, The Y-Films team added, “The series holds a mirror to the perilous environment of online privacy invasion and social media harassment that can take a dangerous and disturbing turn, if unchecked.”

The teaser commences with a mix of certain joyful photographs posted on the social media and cheerful music playing in the background. Suddenly, this transcends into a much darker, with a stalker saying: “I love you K-K-Kiran.” Leaving the viewers feel uneasy, as an eerie whistling of ‘Jadu Teri Nazar’ then draws the video to a closer look.

The marketing and promotion for the series is interestingly done. Y-Films has asked their fans, followers and subscribers to send in their ‘happy pictures and moments’ for its next promo, without further revealing any information on the same.As it has turned out, the teaser of Darr 2.0 has included few of these images.

Directed by Vikas Chandra and produced by Ashish Patil, the details of the cast line-up and launch date still remains disclosed for now.

The original 1993 film, Darr was a cult thriller as the audience witnessed SRK playing the iconic hero-villain role. For this out of the box role, the superstar was also nominated for Filmfare’s Best Villain Award while, Yashji received the National Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment.

Not to forget, the Shiv-Hari’s soundtrack consisting of some of the till date popular classic songs like ‘Jadu Teri Nazar’ and ‘Tu Mere Saamne’!

it is simply hard to wait to find out who is going to play the iconic roles of SRK, Juhi Chawla and Sunny Deol for the series.

Watch the teaser trailer of Darr 2.0 here:


She is an aspiring writer and has been into our the domain of content writing since a year. She joined CT as an intern and soon took over full-fledged writing for Bollywood. She contributes news articles for CT and intends to write on diverse issues on Bollywood.

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