Scam 1992 The Harshad Mehta Story is another brilliant and under-rated gem on OTT to binge-watch. Adapted from the book by Sucheta Dalal and Debasish Basu, ‘The Scam: Who won, who lost, who got away’. This crime thriller is not a usual run-of-the-mill show. The highlight of the show is definitely the charismatic Harshad Mehta (Pratik Gandhi), his punchy statements and obviously his notorious deeds at the Stock Market.
Scam 1992 Storyline:
This 9-episodic series set in the late 80s and 90s era narrates how a scheming broker (Mehta) finds glaring loopholes in stock market, and the art of making money out of it. Each episode is well-written that will make you glued to your seat if you are a fan of the genre.
The best part about this series is definitely its cast with no big stars but ACTORS of who really excelled in their roles. Like a diamond, Hansal Mehta knows when and where to shine. A strong screenplay and good direction are the keys to a good series, and this series proves it yet again. Kudos to the background score, it has its own elements to get us hooked on to.
Lastly, if you want to watch some good content for a change, this series is for you.
Cast: Pratik Gandhi, Shreya Dhanwanthary, Kiran Ajgoankar, Nikhil Dwivedi, Rajat Kapoor, Kevin Dev, Satish Kaushik