A Suitable Boy By BBC: The India-Based Show’s Worldwide Release Date, Cast, and Trailer

If you are one of those, who are eagerly waiting to know when will A Suitable Boy release on BBC, then I would like to tell you that I have gathered all the details in depth about this series, which all the audience should know. In the post, I will share all the details which I have collected for the extremely excited fans of this series.

A Suitable Boy is a drama miniseries that is an adaptation of a very famous Indian novel with the same name written by Vikram Seth. This series is directed by Mira Nair and is produced by Aradhana Seth in association with Lookout Point. Mira Nair, Vikram Seth, Andrew Davies, Faith Penhale, Laura Lankester, Will Johnston, Aradhana Seth, and Mona Qureshi are the executive producers of this series.

BBC Studios and Viniyard Films own the distribution rights of this series and it will be networked by BBC. It will premier in the United Kingdom and Ireland on BBC, and for the rest of the countries, it will continue on Netflix except for China and North America. These were some details which we have shared and for the rest of the important read the complete article. Here’s everything I have gathered;

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A Suitable Boy By BBC Lead Cast: Ishaan Khatter, Tabu, and Tanya Maniktala

When Will This Miniseries Release On BBC?

The first episode of this miniseries is all set to release on 26 July 2020 on BBC for the audience from India, United Kindom, and Ireland. For the rest of the countries, this series will soon release on Netflix except for China and North America. This series is six-part series is going to be a very successful series as the audience is very excited about it. Also, we came to know from our sources that creators have planned that of this series became a super hit, then they will return with a new season. If any announcements are made for the new season, then we will update all that on this site.

A Suitable Boy Cast

This series has a very well known cast that has a huge fan following in India. Especially the Filmfare winning Indian actor, Ishaan Khatter, who is very famous for his acting skills. He can perform any role with extreme perfection wand, thus is very famous throughout India. Also, one of the lead actress Tanya Maniktala, who made her name from the Timeliners series Flames is going to make its international series debut with this miniseries. Here’s the complete list of the cast of this series;

  • Tanya Maniktala as Lata Mehra
  • Tabu as Saeeda Bai
  • Ishaan Khatter as Maan Kapoor
  • Rasika Dugal as Savita Mehra Kapoor
  • Mahira Kakkar as Rupa Mehra
  • Ram Kapoor as Mahesh Kapoor
  • Gagan Dev Riar as Pran Kapoor
  • Vivek Gomber as Arun Mehra
  • Shujaat Khan as Ustad Majeed Khan
  • Shubham Saraf as Firoz Khan
  • Randeep Hooda as Billy Irani
  • Aamir Bashir as Nawab of Baitar
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A Suitable Boy By BBC Lead Cast: Ishan Khatter, Tabu, and Tanya Maniktala


BBC has already released the trailer of this fantastic series, and within a week of its release, this trailer has crossed 2.5M views, and this shows the extreme excitement of the audience for this series. If you haven’t watched the trailer of this series till know, then you can check out the trailer here.