Did you know Sushant Singh Rajput once played detective on CID
Sushant Singh Rajput once helped ACP Pradyuman and Daya solve a murder on CID
Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput started his journey in the field of entertainment from the small screen. The actor garnered an immense fan following from the popular show Pavitra Rishta. He soon marked his debut in Bollywood and went on to star in many hit flicks. But not many know that even after being a successful Bollywood actor SSR returned to TV for a special episode of CID.
In 2015 just before the release of his film ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy, SSR appeared on CID. It was to promote Detective Byomkesh Bakshy that SSR turned detective for an episode of the sleuth drama. He and his costar Anand Tiwari of Byomkesh helped ACP Pradyuman, Daya and Abhijeet solve murders across Mumbai and Kolkata.
In the special episode, Sushant’s character is seen putting together clues as he tries to solve a murder. He then comes to Mumbai and discovers that the team of CID has also been investigating a murder. On realizing that the murder might be connected to the one in Kolkata. He soon joins forces with the CID team and they find the murderers.
A Dibakar Banerjee movie ’Detective Byomkesh Bakshy was a critically acclaimed film. Sushant Singh Rajput garnered a lot of appreciation for his performance in the mystery thriller.
Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead on June 14, 2020 at his residence in Mumbai. His last theatrical release was ‘Chhichhore’ opposite Shraddha Kapoor. Post his demise, Dil Bechara co-starring Sanjana Sanghi released in July 2020 on Disney+ Hotstar.