Mirzapur’s second season was the most-watched season on Amazon Prime Video in less than seven days of its launch last month. On Thursday, Amazon Prime Video announced that they are planning on renewing the most-watched popular crime drama’s third season.
After almost two years of waiting fans got their hands on Mirzapur second season in October. The 2nd season of Mirzapur has not only registered the highest completion rates but exceptionally roughly half of the viewers who finished the series. Fans binge-watched the season within merely 48 hours of its launch, establishing a new benchmark, Amazon Prime said in a release.
Mirzapur features a stellar ensemble cast featuring Ali Fazal, Pankaj Tripathi, Rasika Dugal, Divyenndu, Harshita Shekhar Gaur, Shweta Tripathi Sharma, in the lead roles with Anjum Sharma, Amit Sial, Sheeba Chaddha, Rajesh Tailang and Manu Rishi Chadha.
The second season also witnessed a new set of actors which are Priyanshu Painyuli, Isha Talwar, and Vijay Varma. Mirzapur’s second season of the series was produced and created by Excel Media & Entertainment. It has been watched in more than 180 countries in less than seven days of its launch as stated by the streamer.
Mirzapur’s second season was formally decided to be aired on October 23rd but to fans’ surprise it was launched a day earlier because of the high expectation from fans. The head of Originals, Amazon Prime Video India, Aparna Purohit, declared that the fantastic acknowledgment of the latest season of Mirzapur is a covenant to the streamer’s efforts and commitment.
The producer, Excel Entertainment, Ritesh Sidhwani also said that with just two seasons Mirzapur had become a worldwide sensation and the gripping story has kept everyone hooked. He also explained that their good association with Amazon Prime Video has only made them happier.