A Suitable Boy

From Tandav, Mirzapur to A Suitable Boy- OTT content which courted controversies!

Amazon Prime’s web series ‘Mirzapur’ came under fire for allegedly hurting religious sentiments, insulting Hindu Gods and portraying Uttar Pradesh in a bad light. An FIR was also filed against the show by a journalist who claimed that the series hurt his religious sentiments and portrayed the district poorly.

Feb 25, 2021, 17:34 PM IST

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting directs Tandav makers to delete controversial scenes from web-series

After receiving ample complaints about the political drama, the Ministry of Information and  Broadcasting has directed the makers of 'Tandav' to delete the controversial scenes. This is for the first time that changes have been implemented in the content of an OTT release.  

Jan 22, 2021, 17:29 PM IST

Temple kissing scenes stir trouble for Netflix India; Madhya Pradesh orders probe

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra on Sunday (November 22) said the state police have been asked to examine the series 'A Suitable Boy' being streamed on Netflix to check if kissing scenes in it were filmed in a temple and if it hurt religious sentiments.

Nov 23, 2020, 07:19 AM IST

Why 'Boycott Netflix' is trending on Twitter - Find out here

A section of the internet has expressed its displeasure in the content shown in 'A Suitable Boy'.

Nov 22, 2020, 15:01 PM IST

Digital Dussehra: From Mirzapur 2 to A Suitable Boy, what OTT platforms have in store

Here is a list of upcoming shows and films that you must shortlist for your definite Dussehra watch.

Oct 21, 2020, 15:25 PM IST

Ram Kapoor: If you're not emotionally tough, this is a tough industry

 Actor Ram Kapoor has seen his share of ups and downs in the entertainment industry, having worked in TV, films and the OTT space. He says one has to be emotionally tough to survive here, and luck plays an important part to get success.

Sep 02, 2020, 15:45 PM IST

Incredibly exciting: Ishaan Khatter on working with Tabu in 'A Suitable Boy'

Ishaan co-stars opposite Tabu in Mira Nair's BBC miniseries 'A Suitable Boy', based on Vikram Seth's acclaimed novel of the same name.

Aug 04, 2020, 09:21 AM IST

Ishaan Khatter: Tabu was easy to romance on screen

He has a nickname for Tabu as well. "It is Tabasco! Tabasco for Tabassum. I came up with it. She's mirchi!" he said.

Jan 11, 2020, 15:08 PM IST

Mira Nair demands release of arrested 'A Suitable Boy' actress

Filmmaker Mira Nair has demanded the release of "A Suitable Boy" actress Sadaf Jafar, who was arrested for participating in an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protest in Lucknow.

Dec 23, 2019, 06:59 AM IST

Ranvir Shorey: Mira Nair is an intuitive director

Ranvir will be seen as Waris, the coarse-tongued servant of the Nawab Sahib and his family.

Dec 17, 2019, 19:38 PM IST

Uncertainty of industry used to bother me, says Rasika Dugal

Rasika Dugal will next be seen in Mira Nair's "A Suitable Boy".

Dec 06, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Ishaan Khatter cannot take his eyes off Tabu in the first look of A Suitable Boy

Bollywood actor Ishaan Khatter has shared the first look of his upcoming film A Suitable Boy, which is helmed by Mira Nair. The film is an adaptation of the book by the same name written by Vikram Seth.

Dec 03, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Ram Kapoor, Shahana Goswami join Nair's 'A Suitable Boy'

Actors Ram Kapoor, Shahana Goswami and Vivek Gomber have joined the star cast of filmmaker Mira Nair's upcoming "A Suitable Boy".

Nov 06, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Mira Nair excited to start 'A Suitable Boy' shoot in Lucknow

Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair will start shooting for the screen adaptation of the Vikram Seth classic "A Suitable Boy" in Lucknow on Saturday.

Sep 06, 2019, 21:12 PM IST

Tabu, Ishaan Khatter join Mira Nair's 'A Suitable Boy'

Actors Tabu, Ishaan Khatter and newcomer Tanya Maniktala will be seen in filmmaker Mira Nairs screen adaptation of Vikram Seth classic "A Suitable Boy".

Aug 12, 2019, 15:22 PM IST

Gully Boy actor Vijay Varma bags first international project

The story of 'A Suitable Boy' is set in the time after independence revolving around four families. The novel is divided in 19 parts, each part focusing on different sub-plots.

Jun 12, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

‘A Suitable Boy’ will have a curious sequel: Vikram Seth

Emphasising on the readability of the sequel, Vikram Seth promised that ‘A Suitable Girl’ will be a “curious sequel” as it jumps 60 years.

Jan 26, 2011, 16:51 PM IST

‘A Suitable Boy’ will have a curious sequel: Vikram Seth

Emphasising on the readability of the sequel, Vikram Seth promised that ‘A Suitable Girl’ will be a “curious sequel” as it jumps 60 years.

Jan 26, 2011, 16:51 PM IST

‘A Suitable Boy’ will have a curious sequel: Vikram Seth

Vikram Seth is one of India’s most popular novelist, librettist and travel writers. A self-proclaimed ‘lazy person’, Seth’s oeuvre includes three best-selling novels – ‘The Golden Gate’ (1986), ‘A Suitable Boy’ (1993) and ‘An Equal Music’ (1999), apart from five volumes of poetry ‘Mappings’ (1980).

Jan 26, 2011, 12:20 PM IST