THE POWER OF POLITICS
GQ India|January 2021
“If you can’t be the king, be the kingmaker!” This line echoes in our heads as we sit down for a candid conversation with the nawab and kingmaker himself, Saif Ali Khan, as he takes GQ through the world of his upcoming Amazon Original series, Tandav

A charismatic leader of a prominent political party in the capital city of the world’s largest democracy set to inherit the chair of Prime Minister. An incumbent Prime Minister who isn’t keen on retiring yet. Party members who also have their eyes on the prize. And an idealistic campus activist eager to overthrow those in power and sway the youth’s votes. All come together to set the stage for what promises to be the biggest series to hit Indian streaming services yet. Tandav is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, produced by Zafar and Himanshu Kishan Mehra’s Offside Entertainment and has a stellar cast that sets the benchmark for an ensemble.

As we approach the series’ premiere date of January 15, we ask lead actor Saif Ali Khan – who is no stranger to the world of digital streaming – about this gripping series, his return to the digital screen and more.

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