Director – Hansal Mehta
Author – Mirat Trivedi, Karan Vyas
Actor – Karisma Tanna
Total Episodes -6
Critic Rating – 3.5/5
Hansal Mehta, who has made many films including ‘Scam 1992’, ‘Shaheed’, ‘Aligarh’, has come up with another terrific series. Streaming on OTT from June 2, ‘Scoop’ is based on a true story. Based on crime reporter Jigna Vora’s biography ‘Behind Bars in Byculla: My Days in Prison’ (Jigna Vora’s biographical memoir Behind Bars in Byculla: My Days in Prison). Karisma Tanna and Mohammad Zeeshan Ayub are playing important roles in this 6 episode web series.
Karisma Tanna is playing the role of Jijna Vora in this web series divided into 6 parts. His name is Jajurti Pathak. Jajurti Pathak himself first becomes a court reporter and later a crime reporter. In a career of 7 years, he gets the chair of Bureau Chief. While Zeeshan, who is seen in the role of ‘Eastern Edge’ editor Imran. It supports awareness a lot. On the other hand, there is Harman Baweja, who plays the role of JCP Shroff and also supports Jagwarti.
This is a journalist’s story. Many people were also jealous of him. Maybe that’s why he had to go to jail. Meanwhile, she also wanted to talk to underworld don Chhota Rajan. Imran’s friend journalist Jaidev Sen is killed there. Which is blamed on awareness. The police arrest him and take him away. He is released after about 9 months in jail. After all the arguments, the hearing on his bail application has been conducted. But a lot has happened to him in prison in these 9 months. Upheavals are also seen in his personal life. But she does not lose heart. He comes out and finds out the truth of the case that who finally killed Jaydev?
Starring Karisma Tanna, Zeeshan Ayub and Harman Baweja, this web series will keep you hooked. One finds a new story from beginning to end. Karisma Tanna has given a good performance. Zeeshan Ayyub is an amazing actor. He had as much screen space as he could. He has emerged with a lot of maturity. Harman Baveja is good as an officer. He has also done the right thing. Viewers are curious till the last episode to know what will happen next and how will Jawarthi get out of jail?