Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap posted a statement on Sunday calling out a 'scamster' who posted about a phoney casting call for another season of the series 'Sacred Games.' Kashyap stated on Instagram that he will file an FIR against the individual behind the account, which appears to have been disabled immediately after the filmmaker's post.
Anurag Kashyap denied the rumour of a Sacred Games 3 and stated that no such program is in the works. Kashyap wrote with his post, "This man rajbeer_casting is a scamster. Pls, report him. There is no season 3 of Scared Games happening. I am filing an FIR against this person." He also shared the post on his Instagram Stories and wrote, "Pls beware of this scam stet. There is no season 3 of 'Sacred Games' happening." He also posted it on his Instagram Stories.
Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, and Neeraj Ghaywan directed the criminal thriller series 'Sacred Games.' Phantom Films, of which Kashyap and Motwane are members, together with Reliance Entertainment, produced the show.
Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte, Girish Kulkarni, Neeraj Kabi, and Jeetendra Joshi had pivotal parts in the series.
Rajshri Deshpande, Karan Wahi, Sukhmani Sadana, Aamir Bashir, Jatin Sarna, Elnaaz Norouzi, Pankaj Tripathi, Amey Wagh, Kubbra Sait, Surveen Chawla, Kalki Koechlin, Ranvir Shorey, and Amruta Subhash also appeared in the film.
In July 2018, Netflix released the first season of 'Sacred Games,' which consisted of eight episodes. The second season debuted in August of 2019.
In the meantime, Kashyap has announced a new movie starring Kriti Sanon and producer-actor Nikhil Dwivedi. The filmmaker posted a black-and-white photo of himself at his office working on a script on Instagram. He shared it, he wrote, "Yet another script .. another film .. @nikhildwivedi25 @kritisanon starting soon .."