Jisshu Sengupta, who is known for his performances in Hindi films Barfi, Mardaani, Manikarnika, is all set to be back on-screen with a new avatar.

As per a credible source, Jisshu will be seen in Disney+ Hotstar show Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors produced by Applause Entertainment.

We also exclusively informed readers about Deepti Naval being part of the project.

The new season is reportedly directed by filmmakers Rohan Sippy and Arjun Mukherjee. Season 2 features Pankaj Tripathi reprising his role of defence lawyer Madhav Mishra and Anupriya Goenka as lawyer Nikhat Hussain, who attempts to unravel the new case.

The first season, directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia and Vishal Furia, featured Pankaj Tripathi, Vikrant Massey, Jackie Shroff, Anupriya Goenka and Mita Vashisht.

We reached out to Jisshu and the spokesperson at Hotstar but did not get revert.

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