Netflix India released a promotional video actor Pankaj Tripathi giving mock auditions for several characters of popular web-series Sacred Games. Well, The Guruji character is tailor made for the veteran actor. The trailer is captioned as, “We knew Pankaj was perfect for Guruji but we didn’t understand HOW perfect he was until we saw this ourselves.”
It says that if the first season was all about Ganesh Gaitonde, then the second season belongs to ‘Guruji’. so, it can easily be attributed to his ‘teesra baap’ Guruji, played by Pankaj Tripathi. The complete second season of Sacred Games aired on Netflix on August 15. The show received tumultuous response from critics. Saif Ali Khan, plays the role Inspector Sartaj Singh. While, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Pankaj Tripathi were praised for their respective performances.