Serious Men trailer: A journey of father and an extraordinary son

Netflix India has released an official trailer of the upcoming original “Serious Men” starring Nawazzudin Siddiqui as a middle-class man.

Earlier, Nawazuddin Siddiqui shared a glimpse of his upcoming movie, “Serious Men.” Fans couldn’t contain their excitement and demanded for the trailer. With no further delay, Netflix India shared the trailer on the morning of 18th September. The movie is set to release on 2nd October. The film is based on a 2010 novel “Serious Men” by Manu Joseph and is written by Bhavesh Mandalia.

The film has the lead actor, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, playing the role of a middle-class family man, Ayyan, living in the Slums of Mumbai along with his wife, Oja Mani. In the trailer, he can be seen talking about how three generations of family progress as individuals. He shares how the character’s father never went to school, whereas he is a graduate and he believes that his son would be a successful businessman who will be able to own everything. As the trailer progresses, his wife delivers a baby boy who is shown to be really intelligent and smart thus, grabbing a lot of attention of not only his teachers from the school, but also news channels as well as Politicians. His son, Adi Mani, becomes the face of a political party and ends up being an easy target and gets hurt. Nassar can be seen to be playing the role of an antagonist of the stroy.


The movie revolves around Adi’s intellect and how he creates a wave in the current scenario of leading politicians and scientists.

Have a look at the trailer here –

“I am excited about this film as I waited almost 20 years to work with Sudhir Mishra. It’s a dream come true. I can’t wait for the audience to watch ‘Serious Men’ and join this journey with me, this Gandhi Jayanti,”  Nawazuddin Siddiqui told Indian Express.