Directed by Mira Nair of Kama sutra: A Tale of Love fame, A Suitable Boy is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by renowned writer Vikram Seth published in 1993. This BBC One adaptation is a Six-Part Series streaming on Netflix on July 26th, 2020.
This six-part series describes a panoramic tale of four families set in North India 1951, the time when India was charting its own course as an Independent Nation by conducting its first General Elections as democratic India.
Coming to its star ensemble where Ishaan Khattar dons the role of Maan, a politician's Son (Ram Kapoor). Maan is smitten by a Courtesan Saida Bhai played by eternal beauty Tabu.
But, this drama series revolved around the idea of finding Á Suitable Boy’ for Lata (Manikatla) a spirited young girl studying at university. A choice she’ll have to make between her suitors.
In his recent statement on his role, Ishaan Said ‘A Suitable Boy’ has been an enriching experience and I’m ever so excited for people to see it. Maan is one of the most interesting characters I’ve read and portraying him on screen has been a delight”
Well, out all the 17 Netflix movies scheduled to release soon in the coming months let’s hope that A suitable Boy suits our interests in terms of entertainment.