Balram Halwai (Adarsh Gourav) narrates his epic and darkly humorous rise from poor villager to successful entrepreneur in modern India. Cunning and ambitious, our young hero jockeys his way into becoming a driver for Ashok (Rajkumar Rao) and Pinky (Priyanka Chopra-Jonas), who have just returned from America. Society has trained Balram to be one thing - a servant - so he makes himself indispensable to his rich masters. But after a night of betrayal, he realizes the corrupt lengths they will go to trap him and save themselves. On the verge of losing everything, Balram rebels against a rigged and unequal system to rise up and become a new kind of master.
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Verbal product placement, Sheraton Hotel. See more
When Balram was narrating the story about Chinese president traveling to India and meeting Manmohan (Ex-PM of India) there was a glimpse of printing INR 2000 currency note. However, INR 2000 denomination came after demonetization in 2016, while the story takes place in early 2010. See more
I don't give it to you because I need to, but because I want to.
Written by Raghav
(as Raghav Mathur), Nina Mathur, Pliers
(as Everton Bonner), Lowell 'Sly' Dunbar
(as Sly Dunbar), Chaka Demus
(as John Taylor), Lloyd Willis
Performed by Raghav
Couretsy of Mathurmatics Records LTD. See more