‘The Railway Men’ Trailer Out Now: An Ode To Unsung Heroes Of Bhopal Gas Tragedy
The Railway Men’, stars R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Juhi Chawla, Raghubir Yadav, Divyendu and Babil Khan among others. The Railway Men premieres on November 18 on Netflix.
Following the success of Netflix’s Hindi web series ‘Trial By Fire’, based on the tragic Uphaar Cinema fire, the streaming platform has come up with yet another offering based on real-life events. ‘The Railway Men’, a 4-part mini series, made in collaboration between Netflix and YRF Entertainment, is inspired by the events that took place on the fateful night of December 3, 1984 in Bhopal. The new Hindi web series highlights the heroism demonstrated by the employees of the Indian Railways during the Bhopal gas tragedy.
Watch the new Hindi web series ‘The Railway Men’ trailer here:
"Directing this series has been a deeply emotional and rewarding journey. It's a story of the human spirit that needed to be told, to remind people of the power of resilience in the face of adversity. I am truly humbled and honored to helm this series. To be able to execute my passion project under the able guidance of YRF Entertainment; to be able to work with talent like R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Juhi Chawla, Raghubir Yadav, Divyendu, Babil and so many others in my very first outing as a director and for this series to reach the global audience through Netflix is truly a dream come true," Shiv Rawail shared his thoughts on his first project as a director.
Monika Shergill, VP, Content, Netflix India said, “This year has been a fantastic year for Netflix's dramas. Audiences have loved the variety of series across all genres that we have released and I am excited to end this year on a high note with the launch of the truly exceptional mini series 'The Railway Men’. It is the first show from our partnership with YRF and it shines with the powerful storytelling and creative finesse that YRF is widely known for. The series captures an inspiring story with bravery and compassion at its heart. I'm confident that this moving story will appeal to our audiences and stay with them just like it stayed with me.”
"At YRF, our mission is to create engaging, inspiring and extraordinary stories from India for the world. The Railway Men is one such powerful story that stands testament to our pursuit of this trifecta. Partnering with Netflix will enable us to share these stories with diverse audiences worldwide,” Akshaye Widhani, CEO, Yash Raj Films said.