Khakee: The Bihar Chapter
"Khakee: The Bihar Chapter" is a gripping Indian crime thriller series created and penned by Neeraj Pandey. Produced under the Friday Storytellers banner by Shital Bhatia, it boasts a talented ensemble cast featuring Karan Tacker, Avinash Tiwary, Abhimanyu Singh, Jatin Sarna, and other notable actors. Set in the backdrop of Sheikhpura, Nalanda, and Patna districts, the series delves into the criminal underworld, focusing on the notorious Ashok Mahto gang. It follows the relentless pursuit of justice by IPS officer Amit Lodha, played by Karan Tacker, as he confronts both the criminal empire and his personal demons. Premiered on Netflix in November 2022, it's a thrilling tale of crime and justice in Bihar.
Khakee: The Bihar Chapter” is an Indian crime thriller series available for streaming, created and written by Neeraj Pandey. Produced by Shital Bhatia under the banner of Friday Storytellers, the show boasts an ensemble cast featuring Karan Tacker, Avinash Tiwary, Abhimanyu Singh, Brijeshwar Singh, Jatin Sarna, Ravi Kishan, Ashutosh Rana, Nikita Dutta, Aishwarya Sushmita, Anup Soni, Shraddha Das, Neeraj Kashyap, and Bharat Jha.
The series made its debut on Netflix on November 25, 2022, offering viewers a thrilling crime narrative set in Bihar.
This series unfolds within the Sheikhpura, Nalanda, and Patna districts of Bihar. It centers around Chandan Mahato, originally known as Pintu Mahato in real life, a member of the long-standing Ashok Mahto gang that has operated in Nalanda and Sheikhpura for an extended period.
The narrative revolves around the efforts of IPS officer Amit Lodha, stationed in Sheikhpura, as he works tirelessly to bring the Ashok Mahto gang to justice, all while dealing with his own personal challenges.
- Karan Tacker as SP Amit Lodha IPS
- Avinash Tiwary as Chandan Mahto
- Abhimanyu Singh as SHO Ranjan Kumar
- Brijeshwar Singh as New SHO Rajeev Soni
- Aditi Singh as Ruby Kumari, Sahu’s Girlfriend
- Jatin Sarna as Dilip “Chawanprash” Sahu
- Ravi Kishan as Abhyuday Singh
- Ashutosh Rana as IG Mukteshwar Chaubey IPS
- Sushil Kumar as ASI Satyaprakash, the mutton guy
- Ashit Kumar as Informer
- Nikita Dutta as Tanu Lodha, Amit’s wife
- Aishwarya Sushmita as Meeta Devi, Sahu’s wife
- Neeraj Kashyap as Constable Shiv Ram
- Anup Soni as DIG Sudhir Paswan
- Shraddha Das as Saumya Mukherjee
- Amit Anand Raut
- Kali Prasad Mukherjee as Ravinder Mukhiya
- Vinay Pathak as Sri Ujjiyaar Prasad, former CM of Bihar
- Naval Shukla as Sri Sarvesh Kumar, CM of Bihar
- Sanjay Pandey as SHO Kanhaiya Bharadwaj
- Susheel Singh as Bharat “Bharta” Yadav
- Bharat Jha as SI Ajit Kumar
- Vijay Kumar Dogra as Jaiswal
- Meenakshi Chugh as DGP’wife
The series was revealed to the public in October 2022, with a teaser dropping on October 28, 2022. The official trailer followed on November 5, 2022. Notably, in August 2023, the series was greenlit for a second season.
Karan Tacker secured the leading role in the series, and he was accompanied by Avinash Tiwary as the co-lead.