Tyagi Ji From Mirzapur 3 to Become Matka King in New Prime Video Series

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Pune, 13th June 2024: Prime Video has announced a new crime thriller series titled “Matka King,” starring Vijay Varma in the lead role. The announcement follows the release of the highly anticipated teaser for “Mirzapur 3,” which has already created significant buzz among fans. Set in Mumbai during the 1960s, the new series will delve into the world of ‘Matka’ gambling. Directed by Nagraj Manjule and produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur, the series promises to be another hit from Prime Video.

Vijay Varma, known for his versatile roles in Bollywood, will portray Tyagi Ji, a character from “Mirzapur 3,” in an entirely new avatar. Prime Video recently shared the first look of Varma from “Matka King” on their official Instagram account. In the image, Varma dons a white shirt and sports a mustache, giving off a striking impression. Speaking about his new role, Varma said, “I’m excited to explore this character and bring a piece of history to life.”

The series is directed by Nagraj Manjule, renowned for his work in films like “Sairat” and “Jhund.” Manjule’s direction is expected to bring a unique and authentic perspective to the story. “Matka King” is produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur, adding to the high expectations surrounding the series.

In addition to Vijay Varma, the cast includes Kritika Kamra, Sai Tamhankar, Gulshan Grover, and Siddharth Jadhav, who will play significant roles in the series. The inclusion of these talented actors is likely to enhance the series’ appeal.

Currently, the shooting for “Matka King” is ongoing, with the series expected to be released soon on Prime Video. Fans are eagerly awaiting another captivating crime thriller following the success of “Mirzapur 3.” With its intriguing plot and stellar cast, “Matka King” is poised to become another standout series in Prime Video’s lineup.