Applause Entertainment announces Hansal Mehta's 'Scam 2010: The Subrata Roy Saga' as 3rd instalment of acclaimed franchise

Following the global success of the Scam series, Applause Entertainment unveils the next chapter, 'Scam 2010: The Subrata Roy Saga,' delving into one of India’s most notorious financial scandals. Based on the book 'Sahara: The Untold Story by Tamal Bandyopadhyay,' the series will be produced in association with Studio Next and directed by Hansal Mehta.

'Scam 2010' narrates the rise and fall of Subrata Roy, a prominent businessman engulfed in allegations ranging from chit-fund manipulations to fake investors, culminating in his arrest in 2014. With approximately 25,000 crore rupees remaining unclaimed, the aftermath of the scandal continues to resonate today.


Managing Director of Applause Entertainment, Sameer Nair, expresses excitement about the forthcoming instalment, highlighting its immersive exploration of Roy's intriguing story. Hansal Mehta, Show Runner and Director, “Scam is not just a franchise for me. It is a chronicling of our times. I’m thrilled to collaborate again with Applause and Sony LIV to bring this larger than life story alive.”

Sony LIV, the exclusive platform for 'Scam 2010,' anticipates the series to continue the franchise's tradition of compelling storytelling. Danish Khan, SonyLIV, “We are delighted to, once again, collaborate with Applause and Hansal Mehta to bring the third edition of the Scam series. The series has consistently been the most viewed franchise on Sony LIV and we are confident that the third edition will create newer benchmarks in compelling storytelling.”

Scheduled for release on Sony LIV, 'Scam 2010: The Subrata Roy Saga' promises to captivate viewers with its portrayal of one of India's most bold business figures and the scandal that shook the nation.