Goldie Behl-directed ZEE5 Original web series REJCTX is the latest addition to the OTT platform’s variety bag of content. A mystery thriller revolving around high-school teenagers, REJCTX stars Sumeet Vyas and Kubbra Sait in important roles. Co-produced by Goldie and written by NovoneeL Chakraborty, the digital drama also stars Anisha Victor, Ahmed Masi Wali, Ridhi Khakhar, Pooja Shetty, Sadhika Syal, Ayush Khurana, and Prabhneet Singh playing crucial characters. A fast-paced teen drama set against a musical backdrop, the trailer of the web drama promises oodles of entertainment and enough thrill to keep you at the edge of your seat.
Catch the trailer of REJCTX here:
In the recently released trailer, we see Anisha’s character Kiara Tiwari tell Ahmed’s Aarav Sharma that they will never fit in this world. He is still seen as a poor little rich boy, Prabhneet’s Harry is still a failure while Maddy played by Ayush is living with a humiliating secret every day. She goes on to add how nobody notices Sehmat (Sadhika) but see only her hijab. Misha (Pooja Shetty) is known as a dumb blonde while Parno, played by Ridhi, is still f***ed up. “You look at us like we don’t exist, you treat us like we don’t belong,” says a male voice in the background.
Riding high on musical notes and power-packed stage performances, REJCTX is the story of a bunch of Indian students an elite residential school in a foreign country. Rejected by the world, these children go on to form their own music band REJCTX and rewrite a new identity for themselves! “We are the REJCTX and we are here to stay!”
The coming-of-age series revolving around a generation dealing with conservative upbringing, neglected childhood, politics, gender/identity amongst other issues. The show will oscillate between two timelines: one is very hopeful and light-hearted while the other one will be commanded by confusion and suspense. The ten-part story is a musical treat and the 12 songs are bound to be your next earworms! Gangs of Wasseypur fame Sneha Khanwalkar has helmed the music of the show. Shot extensively in Bangkok, Thailand, REJCTX releases on ZEE5 on 25 July 2019. Are you excited to watch the high-voltage web series? Tell us in the comments box below.
Keep watching this space to know more about REJCTX. In the meantime, tune into ZEE5 to watch a new original film Badnaam Gali starring Patralekhaa and Divyenndhu Sharma.