Recently the giant streaming platform Amazon Prime announced that they will be soon coming with the Indian adaptation of their popular American show Modern Love.
Modern Love is based on a weekly column that is published in the ‘NYT’, it is prime’s one of the popular shows that holds the IMDb rating of 8 out of 10. It has two seasons consisting of 8 episodes each.
The show will see the multi Indian adaptation, Modern Love: Mumbai, Modern Love: Chennai, and Modern Love: Hyderabad. There are 6 known directors that are on board for the series, Hansal Mehta, Vishal Bhardwaj, Anjali Menon, Alankrita Shrivastava, Dhruv Sehgal, and Shonali Bose.
Amazon Prime Release Date
Reportedly, the makers have only derived the title and theme from the original show, they will showcase the new fresh stories in front of the digital viewers.
Talking about the release date, Modern Love: Mumbai has been shot in Dec last year, and now it is ready to hit the OTT platform on 13 May 2022 on Amazon Prime.
Star Cast of Modern Love: Mumbai
As it is an anthology series, it will feature different love stories per episode based on a column written in a newspaper or magazine.
As per reports, the confirmed star cast are Scam 1992 fame Pratik Gandhi, Fatima Sana Shaikh (Dangal), Punjabi actress Wamiqa Gabbi, digital star Ahsaas Channa, and Gargi Datar.
She's always been a stunner!#ChitrangdaSingh was clicked in the city while she promoted her next OTT release, #ModernLove Mumbai. 💞❣️ pic.twitter.com/fbSNYLq8Y4
— Filmfare (@filmfare) May 7, 2022
Modern Love Trailer
Now, the trailer has been officially unveiled by the platform on their social media accounts, the 2 min 20-sec trailer tells the tale of 6 different love stories, featuring, Arshad Warshi, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Prateek Gandhi, Wamiqa Gabbi, Miyang Cheng, and so on. As per the trailer, it seems the series will explore 6 couples’ love stories delving into their lives.
bringing you stories of ❤️ from the city of dreams ✨ #ModernLoveOnPrime, trailer out now.
@PritishNandyCom @PritishNandy @RangitaNandy @Shonali_Bose1 @mehtahansal @VishalBhardwaj @alankrita601 #DhruvSehgal @nupurasthana pic.twitter.com/fwpCRrkQhp
— prime video IN (@PrimeVideoIN) April 28, 2022
Modern Love Makers
Modern Love is being backed by Rangita Pritish Nandy under her own banner Prtish Nandy communications, the creator of the Four More Shots Please!. It will mark her second anthology series with Amazon after Unpaused(2020).
The Leading platform on 14 Feb dropped a 40-second announcement video on the social media platforms, with the caption in the description box “To Our Valentine Reading This, We bring Home Modern Love From Mumbai, Chennai, and Hyderabad”
The series will soon be premiered on the platform as we stated above that the shooting for the same has already been wrapped up. Of late, we have seen many anthology series hitting digital platforms like Lust Stories, Unpaused, Ajeeb Dastaans, Ray, Navarasa, and now the modern love.
The filmmakers seem to exploit the genres through the series, as it takes only an episode to tell a story, and as result, viewers get to see different stories in one series.
Stay tuned to this post as we will be up to date with the article whenever the release date is announced by the streaming platform.