ALTBalaji and ZEE5’s The Verdict – State vs Nanavati has been creating a buzz ever since the trailers were released. The show is based on the most infamous court case of India’s post-independence era and has garnered a lot of attention from the audience all over, for it’s an authentic and fact-oriented story.
Off late, makers have disclosed that the leading lady of the show Elli AvrRam who plays the role ‘Sylvia Nanavati’ was so much into her character’s story that in the courtroom sequences of the show, where she had to look like she was in pain and cry, the actress performed the scenes naturally and never used any glycerine. It is a known fact that crying is one of the most difficult aspects of acting and props to Elli AvrRam for executing that part perfectly, it shows how connected the actress was to her character.
One of the top highlights of the show had come out when the makers disclosed that to maintain the authenticity of the whole case, the characters in the show will retain the names of the original people involved in the case.
Directed by Shashant Shah, the 10-episode series is based on the real-life incident of 1959 and follows the trial of naval officer KM Nanavati who shot three bullets from his revolver at a businessman and later confessed his crime to the police. Even after six decades the infamous story of K.M. Nanavati Vs. The state of Maharashtra is still one of the most sensational criminal cases in India and mark a landmark judgment in the history of India.
All ten episodes of ALTBalaji and ZEE5’S The Verdict – State Vs Nanavati stream live from 30th September 2019