Candy is streaming on Voot from September 8, 2021.
During the Bigg Boss OTT Weekend Ka Vaar episode, Karan Johar unveiled the trailer of the upcoming Voot original series Candy. The thriller drama series features Ronit Roy and Richa Chadha in the lead roles. The series follows a serial killer who slaughters victims after offering them candy. The web series is set against the backdrop of Rudrakund town where students from a boarding school fall prey to the serial killer.
Candy stars Ronit in the role of a teacher while Richa plays the role of a badass cop. The makers described the premise of the series as "Iss sheher mein, sabke apne secrets hai. Find out what they are with Candy, our new Original series. #UnwrapTheSin of Rudrakund."
Candy also has Manu Rishi Chadha, Gopal Datt Tiwari, Nakul Roshan Sahdev and Riddhi Kumar in supporting roles. Ashish R Shukla has directed the series while Wakaoo Films, Vipul D Shah, Rajesh Bahl, Ashwin Varde and Optimystix are the producers.
Talking about her role, Richa said in a statement that Candy is yet another opportunity for her to play a distinct character of a cop with a vivid character sketch.
According to PTI, the actor also said, "It has been challenging to play a badass policewoman. Get ready to witness how DSP Ratna from Rudrakund unwraps the sin."
While Ronit shared, "I feel it's an edge of the seat kind of thriller. I've had the privilege to have worked with many talented actors and directors and this one is no different."
The actor also said that this is the first time he had the chance to play such a layered character.
Candy is set to stream on Voot from September 8, 2021.