The Modern Love Mumbai series, now playing on Amazon Prime, Modern is a heartwarming anthology of 6 diverse yet universal stories of multiple human emotions, all rooted in love. It explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms, as well as its effects on the human connection. Each episode of this Indian edition of the hugely popular original version brings to life a different story that has been inspired by the New York Times’ beloved Modern Love column. These 6 stories, driven by the vision of 6 eclectic front-running filmmakers of Indian cinema – Hansal Mehta, Vishal Bharadwaj, Nupoor Asthana, Shonali Bose, Dhruv Sehgal and Alankrita Shrivastava, also explore different textures, parts and faces of the city of dreams, Mumbai. The Amazon Original series is created by Rangita and Ishita Pritish Nandy and stars a fantastic ensemble across episodes – Masaba Gupta, Ritwik Bhowmik, Sarika, Danesh Razvi, Tanvi Azmi, Tanuja, Pratik Gandhi, Ranveer Brar, Meiyang Chang, Yeo Yann Yann, Wamiqa Gabbi, Naseeruddin Shah, Arshad Warsi, and Chitrangada Singh among others.
After a fantastic launch of the Amazon Original series Modern Love Mumbai that is receiving massive audience and critical appreciation, the city of dreams witnessed an extravagant celebration – Lovefest. Prime Video organized a fun engaging evening that not only included a special screening of the anthology, but interactive booths live music and much more. The evening event, Lovefest was graced by the talented cast – Fatima Sana Shaikh, Chitrangda, Masaba Gupta, Ritwik Bhowmik, Pratik Gandhi, Ranveer Brar and Meiyang Chang. The musical concert hosted a ton of exciting musicians performing from the official album of the series including Nikhil Dsouza and a special performance by When Chai Met Toast as well.
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The Mumbai chapter is the first of the three local adaptations of the hit international series based on the New York Times column. Modern Love Mumbai is now streaming on Prime Video across 240 countries and territories.