Ek Thi Begum is a web series that is centred on a woman protagonist who swears to extract revenge for her husband’s cold-blooded murder. The series is set in 1986, in the backdrop of the Mumbai that was wracked by underworld gangwars. Ashraf, aka Sapna, is the loving wife of Zaheer, the right hand man of underworld don, Maqsood. Things go wrong between the two, Zaheer branches out on his own, becoming Maqsood’s arch rival, and is ultimately killed. Ashraf vows revenge, and the rest of the story hinges on how she uses a blend of her sensuality and shrewdness to extract her revenge, taking on the pseudo-identity of Sapna, a bar dancer. One by one, she kills all those who had a hand in her husband’s killing. Whether she is able to kill the main underworld don behind the killing forms the rest of the story.
Starring: Anuja Sathe, Chinmay Mandlekar, Ankit Mohan, Santosh Juvekar, Abhijeet Chavan, Rajendra Shisatkar and Vijay Nikam
Directed by Sachin Darekar