Amazon miniTV, Amazon’s free video streaming service, has released the trailer for its upcoming entrepreneurial drama Hustlers - Jugaad Ka Khel. It stars Vishal Vashishtha, Maharshi Dave, Anurag Arora, Samir Kochhar and Anjali Barot in pivotal roles and will premiere on miniTV on January 24. 

miniTV’s content head Amogh Dusad gives the lowdown on miniTV’s content evolution, upcoming shows, and why brands choose to advertise on the video streaming service.

What’s the plot of Hustlers?

Set against the backdrop of the startup boom that Mumbai witnessed in 2010, the series chronicles the inspiring journey of Sanjay (Vashishtha), a middle-class boy who conquers the startup world with his entrepreneurial bent of mind and sheer determination. Inspired by true stories, the series explores hardship, failure, passion, and winning.

Amogh Dusad, Head of Content, Amazon miniTV, says, “Through Hustlers - Jugaad Ka Khel we look to diversify our content offering and offer a gritty, inspirational tale set in world of college, startups, entrepreneurship, and business that is relevant to today’s youth.”

The six new episodes in season 2 will explore the rekindled magic between Vishesh Bansal and Ashlesha Thakur’s characters.

What’s in the trailer of Hustlers?

The trailer provides a glimpse inside Sanjay's fight against the system that’s laden with hurdles and it is ultimately his creative and non-conventional approach that helps him ascends the stairs of achievement. Taking the audience on a roller-coaster ride, the trailer dives deeper into how he works to create his unique identity, elevating his career graph. The strong storyline of the series highlights the significance of independence in today’s world while narrating the entrepreneurial journey of Sanjay.

What the cast has to say

Samir Kochhar who plays a pivotal role in the series, says, “My character, Mihir is that ray of hope in Sanjay's life, that we all need at some point. He turns into his pillar of support, guiding his journey toward chasing his dreams. I hope the series becomes a source of inspiration for many and that viewers enjoy this captivating treat.”

Vishal Vashishtha, who essays the role of Sanjay in the show, says, "This script hits home in the current milieu of flourishing entrepreneurship. The narrative embodies the passion, ambition, and tenacity necessary for professional success. In my opinion, any prospective entrepreneur might identify with the show since every setback is transformed into an opportunity and every victory is a noteworthy accomplishment.”

How you can watch Hustlers?

Hustlers - Jugaad Ka Khel will premiere exclusively on Amazon miniTV from January 24. Amazon miniTV is a free video streaming service available within the Amazon shopping app and on Fire TV. Go to the Amazon shopping app and click on the miniTV icon to start streaming. You can also download the miniTV app on the Play Store.

Shantanu Maheshwari and other cast members talk about the dance drama's season finale, their favourite scenes, and other Amazon miniTV shows on their watchlist.

What’s more on Amazon miniTV?

Amazon miniTV is home to a cherry-picked collection of fresh, incredible and engaging stories and titles across multiple genres ranging from web series, award-winning short films, comedy shows to expert videos on tech. These include popular shows such as Half Love, Half Arranged, Campus Beats, Gutar Gu, Dehati Ladke, Slum Golf, Half CA, Crushed, Badtameez Dil, Physics Wallah, Case Toh Banta Hai, Sixer, Highway Love, Yatri Kripya Dhyan De, Shimmy, Transistor and Tech with Rajiv Makhni, among others.

Read more about the free streaming service here.