- That is Tabu’s second challenge with Mira Nair after The Namesake
- The net-series is predicated on Vikram Seth’s novel of the identical identify
- The net collection will launch on BBC One on July 26
The much-awaited trailer of Mira Nair’s A Suitable Boy, which is predicated on Vikram Seth’s novel of the identical identify, launched on social media on Saturday and it occupied a spot on the lists of developments immediately. Set in newly impartial India, the trailer follows the lives 4 households, however the story is centered round Rupa Mehra (Mahira Kakkar), who needs to discover a appropriate boy for her 19-year-old daughter Lata (performed by Tanya Maniktala). The trailer additionally offers us a sneak peek of Maan Kapoor (performed by Ishaan Khatter) and courtesan Saeeda Bai’s (Tabu) forbidden romance, which is frowned upon by the society, particularly Maan’s father Mahesh (Ram Kapoor) – the Kapoor patriarch. Ishaan and Tabu, blinded by love, develop into detached to the society’s opinion of them.
Take a look at the trailer right here:
When Ishaan was requested if it was simple romancing the veteran actress onscreen, throughout an episode of Neha Dhupia’s discuss present No Filter Neha, the actor mentioned, “As a result of that individual is Tabu, it actually does half the job for you. He added, “I’ve mentioned this earlier than and I’ve mentioned this in Dhadak as effectively, it’s all the time simple for me to play the besotted lover. As a result of she’s mesmerising, she is and particularly on this character. I’m actually excited for folks to see Saaeda Bai.”
Directed by Mira Nair and written by Andrew Davies, the web-series has been shot throughout a wide range of areas in India, together with Lucknow and Maheshwar. The filming of the collection started in September 2019 and it’s slated to launch on July 26 on BBC One. That is Tabu’s second challenge with Mira Nair, with whom she earlier labored in The Namesake, starring Kal Penn and late actor Irrfan Khan.