The makers of casting director Honey Trehan's directorial debut Raat Akeli Hai released the trailer of their Netflix film today. Starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Shweta Tripathi, Shivani Raghuvanshi, Nishant Dahiya, Ila Arun, Swanand Kirkire and Aditya Srivastava, Raat Akeli Hai is the story of an extremely mysterious murder.
Dropping his gangster avatar, Nawazuddin plays a small-town cop Jatil Yadav in this crime-drama. Radhika and Shweta play pivotal roles alongside Nawaz. The trailer showcases what happens when a small-town cop is summoned to investigate the case of an extremely powerful local politician. It shows how far is he willing to go into the darkness to search for the truth.
Sharing the trailer on his Twitter account, Nawaz wrote, “Naam yaad rakhiyega, inspector Jatil Yadav”. Raat Akeli Hai premieres July 31."
“Naam yaad rakhiyega, inspector Jatil Yadav”. Raat Akeli Hai premieres July 31. @radhika_apte @battatawada #ShivaniRaghuvanshi @RonnieScrewvala @HoneyTrehan @RSVPMovies @MacguffinP @dirtigmanshu
#NishantDahhiya @netflixindia #RaatAkeliHai pic.twitter.com/xE7Oz3Wx2l
— Nawazuddin Siddiqui (@Nawazuddin_S) July 17, 2020
Raat Akeli Hai is produced by Ronnie Screwvala, and marks Nawaz's and Radhika’s Netflix reunion after Sacred Games. Shweta and Nawazuddin had also collaborated for a film titled Haraamkhor, that released in 2017. The film will release on July 31 and will clash with Disney+ Hotstar's Lootcase, Amazon Prime Video's Shakuntala Devi and ZEE5's Yaara.