The White Tiger is an upcoming drama film directed by Ramin Bahrani, adapted from Aravind Adiga’s 2008 novel of the same name.
The Netflix Originals is based on Indo-Australian writer Aravind Adiga’s book of the same name, which was published back in 2008.
As the trailer of the Ramin Bahrani directorial has been released, read to find out what you can expect from the upcoming film.
The film stars Adarsh Gourav in his first lead role, with Rajkummar Rao and Priyanka Chopra Jonas.
When is The White Tiger Netflix’s release date?
It has been confirmed that The White Tiger will be available to stream globally on Netflix, on Friday, 22nd January 2021.
The White Tiger is a full Netflix Original and will be available to stream on Netflix in India
- Adarsh Gourav as Balram Halwai
- Priyanka Chopra as Pinky Madam
- Rajkummar Rao as Ashok
- Mahesh Manjrekar
- Nalneesh Neel as Vitiligo Lips
What is the plot of The White Tiger?
Balram Halwai, a poor man from an equally poor village has been trained by society to be one thing, a servant.
His cunning and ambition land him the job of being a driver for Ashok, and his wife Pinky, two rich socialites who recently returned from America.
Despite making himself indispensable for his rich masters, they betray him by trying to get Balram to take the blame for a crime he didn’t commit.
Realizing that his masters will only look out for themselves and will throw him to the wolves, Balram rebels against the rigged system and rises up the ranks to become his own master.
The epic journey of a poor Indian driver who must use his wit and cunning to break free from servitude to his rich masters and rise to the top of the heap.
Thus, the film will take the audience through his plight and how he fights against all odds to rise and become his own master. Although the film will release in selected theatres in December this year, The White Tiger Netflix’s release date has been pushed to January next year.
What is The White Tiger runtime?
IMDb and the movie’s wiki page has the runtime listed as 125 minutes.
Is The White Tiger going to be available to stream in 4K?
Like the majority of new Originals, The White Tiger will be available to stream on Netflix in 4K.
To stream the Original in 4K subscribers will need the following:
- 4K Device
- Premium Netflix Subscription
- Internet Connection that can maintain 25Mbps.