Prime Video has exciting news as they announce the global premiere of the second season of the immensely popular Amazon Original series, Made in Heaven, scheduled for 10th August. Set in the vibrant backdrop of New Delhi, the show artfully showcases the grandeur of Great Indian weddings in the city. This time, the International Emmy-nominated series takes a deeper plunge into the lives of its characters, navigating the complexities of orchestrating and celebrating marriages while experiencing unexpected twists in their own journeys.
Much like its first season, the new installment promises an array of captivating cameos, while continuing its thought-provoking exploration of various social biases. Season Two beautifully unfolds the contrasting elements of tradition, modern ambitions, and belief systems, all intricately woven into the opulent tapestry of Indian weddings.
Starring Sobhita Dhulipala and Arjun Mathur in leading roles, the series boasts an impressive cast, including Jim Sarbh, Kalki Koechlin, Shashank Arora, Shivani Raghuvanshi, and Vijay Raaz, with the exciting additions of Mona Singh, Ishwak Singh, and Trinetra Haldar. The show is skillfully directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, Neeraj Ghaywan, Nitya Mehra, Reema Kagti, and Zoya Akhtar. Produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Media & Entertainment, along with Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti’s Tiger Baby, this 7-episode series is set to exclusively premiere in India and across 240 countries and territories worldwide.
Aparna Purohit, Head of Originals at Prime Video India, expressed her enthusiasm, stating, “Made in Heaven” is one of those rare shows that become ingrained in the cultural zeitgeist. It sparks broader discussions, and its characters become a part of our extended family. We are thrilled to announce the return of this critically acclaimed franchise that received immense love and appreciation from audiences not just in India but across the globe. The new season will present a perfect mosaic of stories, blending tradition and modernity, with a layered, immersive, and emotionally gripping narrative. Working with such talented, collaborative, and passionate storytellers is a true privilege, and we are confident that the new season will not only entertain but also provoke, inspire, and uplift our audiences.”
Show creators Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti also shared their sentiments, stating, “Made in Heaven” holds a special place in our hearts, as it embodies the strength of collaboration, bringing together various creative energies that we are incredibly proud of. The second season delves even deeper into the extravagant world of Indian weddings, unearthing more captivating stories from the community. Reflecting the lives of upscale modern India, the show narrates through the eyes of two wedding planners, set against the backdrop of quintessential Indian weddings and the recurring social prejudices. We hope the latest season will be received with as much love as the last.”
Ritesh Sidhwani from Excel Media & Entertainment added, “Through season two of ‘Made in Heaven,’ we aimed to delve into the lives of its characters and examine their aspirations, struggles, and dreams, often overshadowed by the grandeur of Great Indian weddings. It offers a thought-provoking insight into what transpires behind the scenes of lavish weddings. We can’t wait for the return of our International Emmy-nominated series on 10th August!”