The first look of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar is out. The series stars Aditi Rao Hydari, Sonakshi Sinha, Sanjeeda Shaikh, Sharmin Segal, Manisha Koirala, and Richa Chadha.
As promised yesterday, the makers of Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar have unveiled the first look of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's star-studded series. "Step into the world of Heeramandi… where courtesans were once queens," this is how we were introduced to the SLB directorial. The star-studded cast of Heeramandi includes Aditi Rao Hydari, Sonakshi Sinha, Sanjeeda Shaikh, Sharmin Segal, Manisha Koirala, and Richa Chadha. The first look of Heeramandi is all about grand sets, elegance, and some violence.
A while ago, Netflix dropped the first look of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar on Instagram. While sharing the glimpse, the OTT giant mentioned, "Here’s your first look at legendary Indian creator Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s first series EVER: Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar! (sic)."
As per the official synopsis of Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar, the Sanjay Leela Bhansali series is set in the pre-independent India era. Amidst the power struggle in Heeramandi, a young heir, caught in the crossfire, chooses love over succession. Set in the pre-independence era against a freedom movement, the final thread of courtesans is put to the test.
Having said that, the series is also a mixture of art, culture, beauty, and of course Sanjay Leela Bhansali's legacy.
The concept of Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar is created by Moin Baig. Sanjay Leela Bhansali serves as the creator, director, and co-producer of his first web series. This Netflix show is also produced by Prerna Singh. While the official release date is not announced yet, the makers have revealed that Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar will drop on the OTT platform this year itself.
Needless to say, fans are eagerly waiting for this larger-than-life series to premiere soon in the web space. How excited are you about watching the SLB directorial? Tweet @ottplayapp and share your thoughts.