The wait is over for fans of the much-loved Amazon Original Series ‘Mirzapur,’ which returns with a 10-part action-packed new season on October 23rd, 2020.
Produced and created by Excel Media and Entertainment, the 10-part new season of the hinterland crime drama where power and revenge provide a way to keep order will reveal what happened to the infamous residents of Mirzapur, following the aftermath of a shocking Season 1 finale. The new storyline dives deeper into the murky and rustic world of guns, drugs, and lawlessness and traverses through myriad layers of vengeance, conspiracies, romance, drama, and the formidable women’s power in the terrains of Mirzapur.
The narrative of ‘Mirzapur’ S2 will unfold through the lens of popular characters from the first season played by Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Divyenndu, Shweta Tripathi Sharma, Rasika Dugal, Harshita Shekhar Gaur, Amit Sial, Anjum Sharma, Sheeba Chaddha, Manu Rishi Chadha, and Rajesh Tailang. Fans can also look forward to some interesting twists in the plot essayed by the new talent Vijay Varma, Priyanshu Painyuli, and Isha Talwar among others. Prime members in more than 200 countries and territories can finally know the answer to ‘Kaun Lega Mirzapur?’, meaning ‘Who will take the reins of Mirzapur?’ on October 23rd, 2020.
Earlier they had released the latest poster which features stars of the series Shweta Tripathi Sharma, who plays Golu, and Ali Fazal, who plays Guddu. Amazon Prime took to social media to share this poster with fans, writing “They’re back, but from this point, there’s no looking back”. The two can be seen looking out at the city of Mirzapur and hiding guns behind their backs.
“At Amazon, we do everything keeping our customers in mind. Their incessant demand for Season 2 of ‘Mirzapur’ is a testament to the fact that we have spearheaded our efforts in the right direction”, Aparna Purohit, Head of India Originals, Amazon Prime Video said, “The fandom that has built for the world of ‘Mirzapur’ over the last two years has been phenomenal; viewers have expressed their love and appreciation for the show and are highly engaged and immersed in the lives of the characters. Its characters have become a part of popular culture. We have had a wonderful collaboration with Excel Media and Entertainment over many years and we are thrilled to join forces again for yet another gripping season. We are delighted to bring the highly-anticipated new season of the captivating and gritty crime drama, ‘Mirzapur.’”
“For the last two years, our phones have been constantly ringing with fans waiting eagerly to watch ‘Mirzapur’ Season 2. We are happy to put an end to the wait and present an all-new season to them.” Ritesh Sadhwani, Producer, Excel Entertainment said, “We, at Excel Entertainment, always strive to deliver high-impact, high-quality content for our viewers and we believe ‘Mirzapur’ has set a precedent for every crime drama series that followed. Our association with Amazon Prime Video spans over multiple years and many titles, and we are happy to cross yet another milestone with them through the new season.”
“We created the first season with the intent to ‘get our hands dirty’ with a pure hinterland drama; what really surprised us was the worldwide love that’s grown for our local show,” said Creator Puneet Krishna, “The success of the first season has set a benchmark and encouraged us to take the new season several notches higher. Viewers will be in for an immersive experience through the plot twists, character developments, and captivating storyline in Season 2!”
The series is produced by Excel Media and Entertainment, created by Puneet Krishna and directed by Gurmmeet Singh and Mihir Desai.
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