On 9th October 2020, the world witnessed a cinematic masterstroke in the form of Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story.
Created by Hansal Mehta, the series is based on the Indian stock market scam of 1992 committed by an Indian stockbroker, Harshad Mehta. Within days of its release Scam 1992 became one of the highest ranked series in the world! Starring Pratik Gandhi (as Harshad Mehta) and Shreya Dhanwanthary (as Sucheta Dalal) in the lead, the series is worthy of all the applause it has received. Scam 1992 also became the most talked about subject on the internet and even after seven months it still continues to engage users on social media.
Let’s have a look at what Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story has given us:
The opening track of Scam 1992 is something that will be stuck with us for ages. One cannot help but groove whenever the tune is played.
Epic One Liners
Needless to say the show featured some of the wittiest one liners which easily became part of pop culture with a “high recall value”. How can we forget the iconic dialogue “Risk Hai Toh Ishq Hai”
The show’s groovy title track gave birth to so many reels on Instagram. There was even a reel starring Pratik Gandhi himself with the dancing star Melvin Louis!
In a post by Mad Over Marketing (M.O.M):
“The show hashtag #Scam1992 has been used more than 3 million times on social media.” In total the entire content bucket has garnered over 13 million engagements!
“Seven months in, and still going strong!”
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