How to watch SonyLIV in the UK for web series like Scam 1992

How to watch SonyLIV in the UK for web series like Scam 1992

by Manish Singh

Take your binge-watching experience to the next level with the best of stories on SonyLIV. Emerging as one of the top OTT platforms that offer various genres, SonyLIV is your perfect destination for nonstop entertainment. The platform adds engaging content regularly and brings local stories, original content in major Indian languages focusing on real and relatable tales. With SonyLIV now available on YuppTV, watch your favourite SonyLIV original, ‘Scam 1992’ from the UK on YuppTV. Explore latest blockbuster movies, top-rated originals, most-watched TV shows, live sports and much more on SonyLIV through YuppTV.

Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story narrates the life of India’s controversial stockbroker, who manipulated the loopholes in India’s banking system and the stock market to conspire a massive fraud of 5000 crores, a huge amount back then. Considered one of the biggest scams in the history of India, this shook the whole country politically and economically. All those who lived through the early 90s saw the Indian stock market suddenly collapse right before their eyes. This 10 episode web series follows the life of Harshad Mehta, the mastermind behind such a massive scam and his rags to riches story. Harshad Mehta started with little odd jobs, gained complete control over the market and became the Amitabh Bachchan of the stock market. Bombay High Court and the Supreme Court of India found Mehta guilty for his role in the tainted scandal. The series is based on the book ‘The Scam: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got Away by journalists Sucheta Dalal and Debashish Basu, and also displays an image of India on the edge of significant economic change.

Pratik Gandhi delivered an impressive performance that carried Harshad Mehta’s attitude as the Bigg Bull of Dalal Street who was never scared to take risks and always wanted to create history. Pratik got into the skin of Harshad and succeeded to hold his character with his subtle timing and powerful dialogue delivery. His outstanding performance to be true to the character catapulted him to stardom and brought incredible fame overnight. Pratik is finally enjoying his 15 years of hard work and struggle. Shreya Dhanwantry played the role of Sucheta Dalal with absolute conviction. Despite knowing that she is essaying the role of a living person and people will easily judge her, Shreya’s performance was intense with ease. Shreya earlier impressed the viewers with Family Man and A Viral Wedding. Her dream of working with Hansal Mehta came true with this show, and she left no stone unturned to make her role a memorable one. Apart from the two, the ensemble cast consists of Satish Kaushik, Sharib Hashmi, Anant Mahadevan, Nikhil Dwivedi, KK Raina, Lalit Parimoo, etc.

Hansal Mehta’s brilliant direction with attention to detail is the primary reason for the show’s success. After a decade of working in the Television industry, Hansal Mehta brought stories of real people and changed Hindi cinema. Hansal Mehta succeeded in keeping the story simple without making it complex. Mehta maintained that fine balance between Harshad as an individual and a poster boy of such big treachery. A two and a half years of research, 85 days of shooting and enormous hard work paid off big time.

Cinematography by Pratham Mehta transports us to India in the 90s. Achint Thakkar’s banging theme song became an instant hit and Internet sensation. Written by Sumit Purohit, Saurav Dey, Karan Vyas and Vaibhav Vishal, the writing does wonders. Dialogues are hard-hitting yet straightforward and resonate with Harshad Mehta’s personality. The engaging screenplay and powerful dialogues make this web series binge-worthy. Each character has its own language and unique style of dialogue.

The show received all sorts of acclaim for its grippy storytelling and was declared a massive hit among the audience. This Hansal Mehta’s directional SonyLIV original is now the highest user-rated show on IMDb. Released on October 9 last year, the show recently marked its first anniversary. Even after a year since it began to stream, Scam 1992 is still receiving overwhelming responses from the audience.

Watch Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story on SonyLIV through YuppTV now. Binge-watch all day your favourite shows of all popular channels on YuppTV whenever and wherever. The platform constantly provides endless entertainment to users and regularly adds various TV channels to its vast content library in major Indian languages. Download the YuppTV app from the play store and app store, subscribe at an affordable price and start streaming. Access YuppTV on smart television, smartphones, PC, laptop, tablets, Fire TV, Apple TV, Xbox and other supported devices.

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