Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar Season 1 Preview: Release Date, Time & Where To Watch

Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar Season 1

The Indian filmmaker and music composer – Sanjay Leela Bhansali has been seeing immense success over the last two decades with his films. Be it Bollywood classics like Devdas, Black, Guzaarish and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam or contemporary romances like Padmaavat, Bajirao Mastani, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela or Gangubai Kathiawadi, Sanjay Leela Bhansali has made a name for himself with his films.

Making his web series debut as a creator (director and composer), Sanjay Leela Bhansali is all set to release his Netflix original series: Heeramandi. The upcoming drama has a promising storyline and stars the gems of Bollywood including the likes of Manisha Koirala, Shekar Suman, Farida Jalal, Fardeen Khan and many more.

If you’ve been following Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar, you may be curious to find out when this new Indian period drama is releasing. Well, wonder no more!

Here is everything you need to know about Heeramandi, including its release date, time and where you can watch this.

What is Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar about?

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Heeramandi is an Indian Hindi-language period drama television series. The Netflix original narrates the stories of the lives of tawaifs (courtesans) who work in the red-light district of Heera Mandi in Lahore. The show is set during the Indian independence movement against the British Raj and narrates the role of these courtesans in the struggle for freedom from British rule.

Where Can I Watch Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar?

Heeramandi will be available to watch in India as well as the rest of the world on Netflix. The show is an Original documentary and is produced by the streaming giant for release this May. Expect the show to be released with subtitles in multiple languages as well as dubs in several languages. 

Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar Season 1 Release Date

Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar will be released globally on Wednesday 1st May at 12:30 pm IST / 2:00 am ET / 11:00 pm PT / 7:00 am GMT. Expect all 8 episodes of the show to release at the same time, in line with Netflix’s release order for Original TV Shows.

Each episode of Heeramandi will have a run-time of around 48-50 minutes by approximate. Also, expect episodes to drop with relevant English subtitles too.

How Many Episodes Will Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar Have?

While there have been no revelations about the number of episodes Heeramandi will have, we can expect this period drama to have 8 episodes in total, in line with the other Netflix India originals that have been released on the platform in the past.

We will be sure to update this section once Netflix releases more information about the mini-series.

Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar Cast

The show is set in the pre-Independence India of the 1950s. The show stars Manisha Koirala, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Richa Chadha, Sanjeeda Sheikh and Sharmin Segal as the main courtesans who work in the Heera Mandi of Lahore. Read our detailed cast and characters guide here.

Is There A Trailer For Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar?

There is indeed! You can find a trailer for Netflix’s Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar below:

What do you hope to see as the series progresses? What are you most excited to see with Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar? Let us know in the comments below!

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