Apple TV+ is giving viewers a first look at its upcoming drama Shantaram featuring Sons of Anarchy former Charlie Hunnam.
Based on the internationally bestselling novel by Gregory David Roberts, Shantaram takes viewers on an adventure following Hunnam’s Lin Ford, a man who gets lost in the vibrant chaos of 1980s Bombay, India. As he travels through the Unknown City, Lin struggles to avoid the trouble he’s been running from, as the teaser trailer above teases.
After falling in love with an intriguing woman named Karla, Lin is forced to choose between freedom or love and all the complications that come with it. Scheduled for a world premiere on Friday, October 14, Shantaram will make its worldwide debut with three episodes and release a new episode every week until December 16.
In addition to introducing Hunnam, ShantaramThe cast of includes Shubham Saraf, Elektra Kilbey, Fayssal Bazzi, Luke Pasqualino, Antonia Desplat, Alyy Khan, Sujaya Dasgupta, Vincent Perez, David Field, Alexander Siddig, Gabrielle Scharnitzky, Elham Ehsas, Rachel Kamath, Matthew Joseph and Shiv Palekar.
Co-created, written and directed by Steve Lightfoot, he serves as showrunner on the project. Meanwhile, director Bharat Nalluri, co-creator Eric Warren Singer, Andrea Barron, Nicole Clemens, Steve Golin and Justin Kurzel are joining Lightfoot as executive producers.
Produced for Apple by Paramount Television Studios and AC Studios of Anonymous Content, Shantaram is an epic tale that streamers won’t want to miss. Take a first look above and find out Shantaram when it premiered on Apple TV+.
ShantaramSeries premiere, Friday, October 14, Apple TV+