Mirzapur season 2 rumors clarified: Is it really releasing this year?


The first season of Amazon Prime Video’s Mirzapur was released in November 2018. Since, it hit the screens, the fans are waiting for season 2. Now, it is like they are waiting since forever as two years have passed after the release.

When will Mirzapur season 2 hit the screens?

For now, the release date is expected to be 25 November 2024. As per reports, the second season will also have 9 episodes like the first one.

But, now due to the sudden outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, the outdoor shoots have been canceled and hence there is no further information about the shooting and hence the release date.

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A still from Mirzapur; Image source: The Indian Express

Who all are the cast members of the series?

Pankaj Tripathi plays the role of Kaleen Bhaiya in the show. Other cast members of the show are, Ali Fazal, Divyendu Sharma, Vikrant Massey, and Shreya Pilgaonkar among others.

According to the sources, the Extraction actor Priyanshu Painyuli has also joined the cast of Mirzapur. He will be seen in an important role in the second season.

What is the plotline of Mirzapur?

The plot of this super-hit series revolves around lawlessness, guns, and drugs. The series highlights the dark and dingy side of the Purvanchal region of Uttar Pradesh. As the series moves forward, we can see the governance and rule of the mafia dons. The show also portrays the rivalry and crime synonymous within that area.

Season 1 ended with an open ending. By the end of the show, we saw that the biggest enemy of Kaleen Bhaiya, Guddu Bhaiya, ultimately becomes their disciple.

Mirzapur 2 will be overlooked by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment.

What was the teaser-release all about?

As per reports, it was the one-year anniversary of Mirzapur, when the makers dropped a small teaser on November 15, 2019. Also, Kaleen Bhaiya, Mirzapur’s most loved and feared character, has given the voiceover for the small teaser. In the teaser, we saw that, as the camera moves over burning pyres by the riverbank, Kaleen Bhaiya says, “Jo aaya hai who jaayega bhi, bass marzi hamaari hogi.”

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A still from Mirzapur; Image source: express.co.uk

Then the scene cuts to show the throne where Kaleen Bhaiya was sitting. The voiceover continues as, “Mirzapur ke chahne waalon, salgirah mubaarak ho.”

Fans are eagerly waiting for Season 2 for the last two years now. Amazon Prime will soon announce a release date for Mirzapur 2.

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