Discover what goes into adapting Gregory David Roberts’ vibrant story of redemption with the cast and crew of Shantaram. Now streaming on Apple TV+
Escaped convict Lin Ford (Charlie Hunnam) flees to the teeming streets of 1980s Bombay, looking to disappear. Working as a medic for the city’s poor and neglected, Lin finds unexpected love, connection, and courage on the long road to redemption.
Steve Lightfoot’s latest Apple Original Series, Shantaram marks Charlie Hunnam’s return to television after eight years. The series was adapted from the beloved novel by Gregory David Roberts. It stars Charlie Hunnam, Antonia Desplat, Alexander Siddig and Shubham Saraf. Ensemble cast includes Luke Pasqualino, Vincent Perez, Electra Jansson Kilbey and Fayssal Bazzi.
Shantaram is co-created and executive produced by Steve Lightfoot. The first three episodes were directed by Emmy nominee, Bharat Nalluri (“Little America,” “Professionals”), who also serves as an executive producer. Lightfoot, Hunnam, and Nalluri exec produce alongside Andrea Barron, Nicole Clemens, Steve Golin, Justin Kurzel and Eric Warren Singer, who co-created the series with Lightfoot, also executive produces. The series is produced for Apple by Paramount Television Studios and Anonymous Content’s AC Studios.
Subscribe to Apple TV’s YouTube channel: https://apple.co/AppleTVYouTube
More from Apple TV: https://apple.co/32qgOEJ
Apple TV+ is a streaming service with original stories from the most creative minds in TV and film. Watch now on the Apple TV app: https://apple.co/_AppleTVapp Subscription required for Apple TV+
#Shantaram #BehindtheScenes #AppleTV