ALTBalaji's Cartel is about gangsters, greed and guns. It is a saga of love and relationships set in a world of hate and deceit.
"My character in 'Cartel' is easily the most sinister one that I've played in my life. I'm super excited that people will see me like they have never seen me before. It's a great team together with Vivek and other people," Samir said in a statement.
"I've loved watching the show 'Bose: Dead/Alive' and its director, Pulkit, happens to direct this series too. This is going to be my third show with ALTBalaji. (Producer) Ekta Kapoor always brings out the best in me. And I'm really grateful to Ekta for casting me for this role."
Samir has also worked on web series Bewafaa Sii Wafaa and Puncch Beat. He is a well-known TV personality, he started his career with Hindi Serial Samandar and also appeared in Bollywood movies like China Gate, Baghban among many others. Also, he participated in Colors' popular reality show Bigg Boss.