iWorld

Amazon Prime Video renews 'Mirzapur' S2

Season 2 of the show is produced by Excel Media and Entertainment.

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2019/02/22/Mirzapur.jpg?itok=NYkyEpdT

MUMBAI: Amazon Prime Video has announced the second season of Mirzapur within two months of premiering its first season. Season 2 of show is produced by Excel Media and Entertainment, created by Puneet Krishna and directed by Gurmmeet Singh.

It has also announced the green lighting of more than 20 new and returning Prime Original Series to go into production in the UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, India, Japan and Mexico. All episodes of its first season are available to binge-watch.

Amazon Prime Video India, director and head of content, Vijay Subramaniam, said, “We are committed to creating compelling stories with powerful characters, gripping narratives and world class production values.  We are thrilled with the response to Mirzapur’s first season from our customers and we are happy to be working with the amazing team at Excel Media and Entertainment for another bold and powerful narrative for the next season of the show.”

The show will go into production this year before being released on Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.

Excel Media and Entertainment' co-founder Farhan Akhtar said, “It is exciting to see that global audiences are responding well to the kind of content we are creating. It started with Inside Edge being nominated for an International Emmy and now Mirzapur being watched & loved across India and globally; we are glad that both shows have been renewed for the next season giving us another chance to showcase Indian stories on a global stage.”

Excel Media and Entertainment co-founder Ritesh Sidhwani said, “Mirzapur has been our dream project and to quickly follow the first season with a season two announcement underlines our efforts to create best-n-class content for our online global audiences. The show gave us an opportunity to challenge ourselves and explore new subjects and territories. Now, we look forward to taking our story to another level of cinematic experience in the next season with Amazon Prime Video.”

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/17/chiliz.jpg?itok=feLHR2_T
Chiliz aims US, European sports markets through strategic partnership with Lagardère Sports

MUMBAI: Chiliz, the blockchain fintech provider for sports and entertainment, has partnered with Lagardère Sports, a sports and entertainment marketing agency, to further propel cryptocurrency into mainstream sport. The partnership will see Lagardère Sports working hand-in-hand with the Chiliz team...

iWorld Gaming
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/15/PUBG.jpg?itok=RVSmpKXs
Of gaming and opportunities, a look into the Indian esports ecosystem

MUMBAI: Esports is a fairly new buzzword in the country. While esports tournaments have been a part of the country’s gaming ecosystem for quite some time, in the past couple of years, the popularity has surged high enough to attract international attention and now many are scrambling to get a slice...

iWorld Gaming
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/14/filmfare.jpg?itok=LAYP1aGx
Filmfare Awards to simulcast on Facebook globally

MUMBAI: Worldwide Media, India’s leading lifestyle and entertainment content company, has entered into a strategic partnership with Facebook for its iconic Filmfare Awards Franchise. The year-long partnership will provide exclusive non-linear digital simulcast partnership to the entire Filmfare...

iWorld Social Media
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/14/watcho.jpg?itok=jFP8Gig3
Watcho streams special original series for Valentine’s Day

MUMBAI: With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Dish TV India Limited, India’s leading DTH Company is all set to premier two new shows on its OTT platform, Watcho. Watcho is giving a chance to its viewers to get immersed in the season of love through their daily episodic show ‘Love Horoscope’...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/14/mobile-world-congress.jpg?itok=FVHIeNgb
Coronavirus fallout: MWC cancelled; HK FilMart postponed

The Wuhan-originating coronavirus is leaving its impact on industry confabs in Europe and Asia. The Mobile World Congress which was scheduled to be held from 24-27 February in Barcelona was cancelled yesterday, following the pullout by a large number of partner companies, with concerns over the...

iWorld Telecom
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/13/actus.jpg?itok=JDIsZ1TL
Actus Digital to demonstrate all-in-one media platform at 2020 NAB Show

At the 2020 NAB Show, Actus Digital will demonstrate how its mandatory compliance solution is part of a much larger media intelligence platform, providing cross-organizational benefits to the operations, marketing and research, and new media departments of broadcasters and media companies. The...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/13/docubay.jpg?itok=WN8Sxvq_
DocuBay signs strategic content integration deal with PatchWall on Mi TVs

MUMBAI: DocuBay, the premium global membership video-on-demand documentary platform by IN10 Media, today announced a significant content partnership with PatchWall on Mi TV, India’s number 1 Smart TV brand. DocuBay is now available as an integrated offering for all PatchWall users, featuring high-...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/13/hike.jpg?itok=8JbsGrHD
Hike adds more cheer to Valentine’s Day; gives love back to users!

MUMBAI:  As Valentine’s Week is upon us, Hike adds to the celebration of love with a slew of newly launched love stickers and Valentine’s Day surprises for top 2,000 users. As a platform dedicated to enabling shared online experiences between friends and closed one, Hike also shared that over 1...

iWorld Social Media
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/02/12/merki.jpg?itok=RKssDeqE
4 ink strategic partnership

MUMBAI: Merkle Sokrati, the leading data-driven performance marketing agency from the house of Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN), has inked a strategic partnership deal with TikTok - world’s leading short-video creation platform, for India. Given the platform’s popularity and content diversity, brands...

iWorld Over The Top Services

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories