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ZEE5 to premiere State of Siege: 26/11 on 24 Jan

The eight-episode series unravels #TheUntoldStories

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MUMBAI: Few years after the 26/11 terror attack shook the financial capital of the country, several films attempted to portray the rather grim and harsh reality of the fateful day. Few films also realistically portrayed the series of tragic events.

ZEE5, India’s largest video streaming platform will soon premiere ‘State of Siege: 26/11’ based on renowned author and journalist Sandeep Unnithan’s book - Black Tornado: The Three Sieges of Mumbai 26/11.

The eight-episode series unravels #TheUntoldStories and is a true to account narrative of the various events that turned into the prolonged terror siege of Mumbai on 26 November 2008.

“The nation will witness unheard incidents from the 26/11 attack. ZEE5’s State of Siege: 26/11 will give you a perspective as to how it all ended in just 60 hours and the crises and challenges faced by our unit. Also, the show will give answers to everyone who thinks why the commandos were late to reach for the mission,” said Nariman (Chabad) House colonel Sundeep Sen, the second-in-command combating terrorists.

The show, produced and created by Contiloe Pictures producer and creator Abhimanyu Singh and co-creator and director Matthew Leutwyler, features an impressive cast comprising Arjan Bajwa, Arjun Bijlani, Vivek Dahiya, Sid Makkar, Mukul Dev, Tara Alisha Berry, Khalida Jaan, Jyoti Gauba, Roshni Sahota, Suzanne Bernert, Naren Kumar and Jason Shah.

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