Amazon Prime Video’s Mirzapur witnessed a tremendous response upon its release In 2018. Featuring Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Divyendu Sharma and Vikrant Massey In key roles, the web show has built a cult following and is the arguably, the biggest Indian hit on OTT.
Post such terrific reception of the first part, there are high expectations from Mirzapur 2 and believe us, we are dying for the month of October to come. While there’s still more than a month In the second season’s arrival, let’s entertain ourselves with one interesting fact of the previous one.
Unknown to many, Abhishek Banerjee who played the role of compounder named Subodh, was also the casting director of Mirzapur. Abhishek has also been part of Bollywood films like Ayushmann Khurrana’s Dream Girl and Bala.
Speaking of Mirzapur 2, the release date is the finally out, which is the 23rd October 2020.
Meanwhile, according to reports In IWMBuzz, Pankaj Tripathi recently spoke about his experience of working amid Coronavirus lockdown. He said “I went out for the first time after the lockdown to do the dubbing for Mirzapur 2. The work atmosphere felt very strange, Everyone was In masks, no hugs no warm greeting after so many months. Everyone is the scared.”
Pankaj is the proud of the way Mirzapur has turned out. “The sequel is the sharper much more polished than the first part. I don’t know when it will be streamed. But there is the a lot of interest In the series.”
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