Afwaah is a movie on Netflix that explores the hazards and consequences of the grapevine, especially in the age of social media. The film is directed by Sudhir Mishra and stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Bhumi Pednekar in lead roles.
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The story revolves around Rahab, a top advertising professional, and Nivi, a political heiress, who find no place to hide as they get entangled in a vicious rumour created by social media. The film is a gripping and realistic account of this contemporary socio-political scenario where facts are manipulated for personal and political gain. The film is a ringing condemnation of prevalent politics of hate, social polarization and the deep-rooted patriarchy.
The cast members of Afwaah movie include:
Nawazuddin Siddiqui as Rahab Ahmed
Bhumi Pednekar as Nivedita ‘Nivi’ Singh
Sharib Hashmi as Chandan Singh
Sumit Kaul as Inspector Sandeep Tomar
Sumeet Vyas as Vicky Bana
Appurv Gupta as Bobby
TJ Bhanu as Riya Rathod¹².
Sharib Hashmi plays the role of Chandan
Sharib Hashmi plays the role of Chandan, Vyas’ trusted helper in Afwaah³. He has to lose all shreds of humour to play the intense and ruthless character. Throughout the film, you will hate him and later empathize with him. And Hashmi invokes the reactions through his performance.
Bhumi Pednekar plays the role of Nivedita Singh
Bhumi Pednekar plays the role of Nivedita Singh in Afwaah. She is the daughter of a politician and an ambitious girl. The film is directed by Sudhir Mishra and produced by Anubhav Sinha and Bhushan Kumar under their respective banners Benaras Media Works and T-Series Films⁴. The film was released on 5 May 2023.