After much speculation about his debut film, Sahil Khattar will finally be seen In ZEE5’s upcoming original film, ‘200 – Halla Ho’. Set in the context of caste-based oppression, the film captures how 200 Dalit women united and took law and justice in their own hands by lynching a gangster/robber/serial rapist in open court.
Inspired by true events, this was the rarest of rare case in India’s justice system and the movie goes on to uncover the shocking events and circumstances which led the 200 women to take such a drastic step to seek justice. Amidst this, Sahil will be seen playing the character of Balli Chaudhary, the gangster, robber, serial killer and rapist whose actions push the women to revolt in unison.Sahil Khattar has always been a funny guy and has been associated with humorous content. With ‘200 – Halla Ho’, he has consciously decided to portray a negative character so audience can see his variety and depth of acting that he brings to the film.
Sahil says, “I am excited to make my OTT debut with ‘200 – Halla Ho’, a film with an important message. I am nervous too as it’s an out and out negative character however my character is crucial to the movie and to the 200 women who unite for a cause. I have worked really hard on this film, and I hope that the audience hate my character enough as that will be proof of my acting prowess”.
Produced by Yoodlee Films, the film production arm of Saregama, ‘200 – Halla Ho’ also stars Amol Palekar, Barun Sobti, Rinku Rajguru, Saloni Batra, Indraneil Sengupta and Upendra Limaye in pivotal roles. The movie is set to premiere on 20th August on ZEE5.