A Suitable Boy starring Tabu and Ishaan Khatter is surely one of the most anticipated series of next year as it is being directed by none other than the critically-acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair and written by Andrew Davies.
The makers of the BBC series have unveiled the first look from the series and it has surely left a very powerful impact on the audience. In the first look poster, featuring Ishaan and Tabu, we see them both on a vintage indoor swing and it is a warm moment as the way they both are looking at each other, the picture says a thousand words.
The director of the TV series, Mira Nair, who is the recipient of the prestigious National Award, Cannes Film Festival, and many more, is making a comeback after 4 years with A Suitable Boy and given that it is her collaboration with the great actor Tabu, with whom she has worked before in the cult classic Namesake, A Suitable Boy will surely be a masterpiece and will be a classic.
The first look from the series shows how this one will be yet again one of Mira’s finest works. She has previously given us gems like Salaam Bombay, Monsoon Wedding, The Namesake, and many such.
A Suitable Boy is a miniseries backed by BBC and is based on the bestselling novel by Vikram Seth by the same name. The series stars Ishaan Khatter and the legendary Tabu in key roles and is set in the backdrop of the 1950s when India had just become a free nation.
The series has been written by Andrew Davies, best known for his work in Pride and Prejudice and House of Cards. A Suitable Boy also stars Tanya Maniktala, Rasika Duggal, Namit Das, and Vijay Varma in supporting roles.
While Tabu will play the role of Saeeda Bai, Ishaan Khatter will be playign the role of Maan Kapoor.