Netflix, the world’s leading streaming platform, has recently unveiled the much-awaited trailer for its upcoming series Guns & Gulaabs. Starring the exceptionally talented Dulquer Salmaan (Chup) and the versatile Rajkummar Rao (Bheed), this comedy thriller is the brainchild of India-based filmmaking duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K., popularly known as Raj & DK, under their D2R Films banner. Set to premiere on August 18, Guns & Gulaabs promises an immersive experience into the wild and quirky world of Gulaabganj, a fictional town designed as an ode to 1990s Bollywood.

The trailer itself sets the stage for an unforgettable journey. The series weaves together different genres, entwining the lives of its diverse characters. It follows the escapades of a lovestruck mechanic, a hesitant heir to a ruling gang, and an honest officer-turned-agent-of-chaos. Additionally, a trio of schoolmates embarks on a journey through the innocence and challenges that come with growing up in a small town, navigating through heartbreaks and betrayals. The eclectic ensemble cast also features Adarsh Gourav of the The White Tiger fame, T.J. Bhanu popularly known for Afwaah, Gulshan Devaiah last seen in Dahaad and the late Satish Kaushik in one of his final on-screen appearances.

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Raj & DK, renowned for their successful Prime Video series The Family Man, have poured their creative brilliance into Guns & Gulaabs. Inspired by their earlier films like 99 and Shor In The City, they have crafted a genre-mashing, pulpy, retro-style narrative. Netflix has been an enthusiastic and like-minded partner in bringing this distinctive and quirky story to life.

As Tanya Bami, the director of the series at Netflix India, puts it, ‘Guns & Gulaabs is a delightful concoction of genres, seamlessly blending gangster elements, desi comedy, and the quintessential Bollywood essence with Raj & DK’s signature style. The trailer offers a tantalising glimpse into the creators’ storytelling prowess and showcases outstanding performances by Rajkummar Rao, Dulquer Salmaan, Adarsh Gourav, T.J. Bhanu, and Gulshan Devaiah.’

Guns & Gulaabs is set in the fictional town of Gulaabganj, which serves as a colourful backdrop to this one-of-a-kind series. The show pays homage to the vibrant and dramatic storytelling style of the 1990s Bollywood era, inviting viewers to a nostalgic trip down memory lane. With its rich and immersive cinematography, the series promises to transport the audience to an era filled with retro charm and cinematic flair.

Fans of Rajkummar Rao and Dulquer Salmaan are eagerly anticipating their performances in this unique venture. Rajkummar Rao’s track record of critically acclaimed performances and box office successes continues to solidify his status as a powerhouse of talent in the industry. On the other hand, Dulquer Salmaan, known for his charm and versatility, has amassed a dedicated fan base for his impeccable acting skills.

In addition to the intriguing storyline and talented cast, Guns & Gulaabs also boasts the dynamic direction of Raj & DK. Known for their bold and fresh approach to storytelling, the duo has already left an indelible mark on the Indian entertainment industry. With their exceptional ability to seamlessly blend humour, action, and drama, their creative touch is bound to add an exciting dimension to the series.

Raj & DK's Guns & Gulaabs To Release On Netflix


The anticipation for Guns & Gulaabs has been further amplified by the legacy of Raj & DK’s previous works. The Farzi, their action drama series on Prime Video, garnered immense praise from critics and audiences alike. With n number of successful shows already under their belt and a the latest on the horizon, the duo has proven their ability to captivate viewers with compelling narratives and unforgettable characters.

As the countdown begins for the series release, fans are eagerly anticipating the amalgamation of comedy, thrill, and nostalgia that Guns & Gulaabs promises to deliver. With its unique storytelling style, remarkable performances, and creative brilliance, this Netflix original has all the elements to become the next binge-worthy sensation. From the excitement generated by the trailer, it’s evident that Guns & Gulaabs is all set to become an enthralling addition to the streaming giant’s diverse library, captivating viewers worldwide.

If you haven’t watched the trailer, watch now!