Private Investigator starring Mrinal Dutt, Sandhya Mridul starts from 7th December 2014 on Star Plus – First Look


Private Investigator Star Plus

Private Investigator (P.I) is a crime, detective, weekend TV series, new offering from Star Plus. Raffe Roy Choudhary is the central character having special attributes like thinking at a lightning speed and his guesses are never wrong. Raffe is a 21-year old young criminology student and helps the police Inspector in several crime cases such as kidnapping, suicide. Raffe has the ability to see things which the police and others couldn’t see. He was born with natural instincts and sharp problem solving skills to solve crime cases. For instance, during a visit at a suspected suicide, the police inspector who usually takes Raffe’s help thinks that he is not needed there as it suicide case is evident.

However, Raffe has the ability and knack to see beyond the obvious and soon learns that the handwritten suicide note is not written by the deceased but by the murderer or person involved in the crime. The deceased (dead person) was Dr. Hrishikesh Pathak, a famous Hindi writer. Raffe asks and justifies his point by suggesting – How come a famous writer can have a spelling mistake ? [Kyunki (because in hindi) was written incorrectly]. He points out to inspector that it is a murder case and suggests him to find out the person who has written that letter. Raffe’s mother is a mathematician.  There will be new actors joining the primary cast in the same way of episodics. Private Investigator starts from 7th December @ 8:00 PM every Sunday. Stay tuned for it on Star Plus.

Some Info on Cast:
* Raffe Roy Choudhary is portrayed by actor Mrinal Dutt
– Worked in Channel V’ Roomies in the role of Zizou (2009-2010).
– Role of Vikrant ‘Viku’ Chaudhary in MTV’s Webbed in 2013.
– Recently, portrayed the role of Harsh in Zing TV’s Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya 2nd Episode aired on 30th May 2014. If interested, read its WU here.
– Mrinal’s Facebook Page and Twitter page.

* Raffe’s mother – Anita Roy Choudhary is portrayed by actress Sandhya Mridul
– Forayed in acting in 1994/1995 with Television shows Swabhimaan, portraying the role of Shivani; and Banegi Apni Baat portraying the role of Shivani.
– She was born on 28 March 1975 and worked in Bollywood films as well. Got acclaim for portraying roles in films – Saathiya (2002), Page 3 (2005).
– Runner-up in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 2 in 2007. Read more at her Wikipedia page. Sandhya’s Twitter page.

* Police Inspector role is portrayed by actor Vrajesh Hirjee
– Vrajesh is a prominent Gujarati actor and well-known television and theatre personality.
– Debut on TV in a comedy show Tea Time Manoranjan(1994).
– Some of his Bollywood movies – Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein, Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai, Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai, Golmaal Returns. Contestant of Big Boss 6, 14th place. Read more at his Wikipedia page

* Actor Aamir Bashir is also part of the cast.
– Portrayed the role of Police Inspector in the movie A Wednesday (2008) and got acclaim.
– Recent work in the movie Haider (2014), portraying the role of Liyaqat, Arshia’s brother. Actress Shraddha Kapoor played Arshia.
– Aamir’s Wikipedia page.

* Actress Priya Chauhan will co-star with Mrinal Dutt (Raffe)
– Priya is originally from Shimla and now lives and work in Mumbai.
– Role of Alina Khurana in Star One’s show Pyaar Kii Yeh Ek Kahaani (2010-2011).
– Worked in Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai movie (2010); Role of Taani in Sony TV’s Kya Hua Tera Vaada (2012-2013)
– Worked in Yeh Hai Aashiqui’s Episode 31 in the role of Priya as party escort and also worked in MTV Webbed (2013)
– Recently worked in Bindass’s Yeh Hai Aashiqui Episode 53 aired on 27th July 2014 in the role of Priyanka opposite a young boy who is a writer who wrote Promises and Lies novel depicting their love story. If interested, read that episode’s WU on our site here.
– Priya’s Twitter page

Additional Note:
* Some of the former and current crime detective/fiction series are Sony TV’s CID TV Series (completed 16 yrs), Star Plus’s Arjun (2012-2014)

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Latest Promo: 4th December 2014

Mrinal Dutt, Actor portraying Raffe speaking about his character and the making of show

1st Promo:

2nd Promo: