Mirzapur: News

20 Jun 2024

Pankaj Tripathi

Guns, gore, and politics: 'Mirzapur 3' trailer is out!

The much-awaited third season of Amazon Prime Video's original crime-thriller series Mirzapur is slated for release on July 5.

15 Jun 2024

Pankaj Tripathi

Amazon Prime Video's 'Mirzapur' S03 trailer releasing June 20: Report

One of the most highly anticipated series of 2024 is Mirzapur Season 3!

11 Jun 2024

Ali Fazal

'Mirzapur 3' release date is here, but fans want Munna!

After weeks of teasing from the cast, the highly-anticipated third season of the Indian crime thriller, Mirzapur, finally got its premiere date on Tuesday.

01 Jun 2024

Ali Fazal

'Mirzapur 3' teases fans with major event on June 23

The creators of Mirzapur 3, in collaboration with Amazon Prime Video, are regularly teasing fans with cryptic posts and Easter eggs on social media.

07 Apr 2024

Amazon Prime Video

Divyenndu announces departure from 'Mirzapur 3' due to health concerns

Bollywood actor Divyenndu will forever be synonymous with the iconic character of Mirzapur's Munna Tripathi.

19 Mar 2024

OTT releases

'Mirzapur' Season 3 poster is out!

Are you all ready for the ultimate Bhaukaal?

17 Sep 2023

NewsBytes Exclusive

#NewsBytesExclusive: Priyanshu Painyuli wasn't insecure over 'Charlie Chopra's ensemble cast

Priyanshu Painyuli most famously starred as an antagonist in Chris Hemsworth starrer Extraction.

29 Jul 2023

OTT releases

Besides 'Mirzapur,' Hindi series that should be turned into films

A report by Pinkvilla on Friday stated that the uber-successful crime drama web series Mirzapur will be made into a film.

10 Jun 2023

OTT releases

Harman Baweja-Bobby Deol: Actors who had second innings with OTT

The advent of OTT hasn't been a boon only for the filmmakers and the audience, but also for actors. When OTT's popularity was on the rise, many stars took a shift and tried their hands at it. The result? Only success and stardom.

05 Jun 2023


'Scam 1992,' 'Mirzapur': Most popular Indian web series on IMDb

Indian web series have evolved rapidly with the emergence of streaming services—an undeniably true statement.

25 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT record: 5 most-watched web series in India

The Indian OTT space has been shining bright like never before, and content-driven projects have taken the front seat in the past two-three years.

01 Jan 2023

OTT releases

5 most anticipated OTT series of 2023

As we entered a new year with new ambitions, motives, and aspirations at the stroke of midnight, the quintessential cinephiles look forward to a year of amazing OTT content.

05 Sep 2022

Happy Birthday

Birthday special: 5 times Pankaj Tripathi absolutely nailed his roles

Pankaj Tripathi is often lauded for his exceptional acting chops.

06 Jul 2022

Walt Disney

Shweta Tripathi Sharma's best roles: From Disney stint to 'Mirzapur'

Shweta Tripathi Sharma is one of the most promising actors in the OTT space right now, set to feature in Voot's The Gone Game 2 this week.

02 May 2022

Amazon Prime Video

5 shows that have been renewed by Amazon Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video, at their event See where it takes you held on Thursday, announced a wide slate of new offerings.

29 Mar 2022

Disney+ Hotstar

Irish show 'Blood' gets Indian version backed by Disney+ Hotstar

Disney+ Hotstar is set to launch Blood, an Indian adaptation of the Irish show by the same name.

02 Dec 2021


'Mirzapur's Lalit aka Brahma Mishra's body found, sent for autopsy

Brahma Mishra, who shot to fame after playing Lalit in web series Mirzapur, was found dead at his residence in Versova, Mumbai, according to several media reports.

28 Jul 2021

Pankaj Tripathi

Times when Pankaj Tripathi effortlessly executed top-notch performances onscreen

Pankaj Tripathi is one of the most natural performers in the industry today.

15 Apr 2021


Netflix, 'Mirzapur' creator Puneet Krishna collaborate for two new series

Puneet Krishna, who wrote and created Mirzapur for Amazon Prime Video, will now collaborate with Netflix for two of their new series- a dark comedy and a drama.

Supreme Court issues another notice to 'Mirzapur's makers

The legal problems for the makers of Mirzapur do not seem to be ending, as the Supreme Court on Friday issued another notice to them.

30 Jan 2021

Uttar Pradesh

'Mirzapur': Allahabad High Court stays arrest of show's makers

The Allahabad High Court has stayed the arrest of web series Mirzapur's producers, Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, in connection with a First Information Report (FIR) filed against them.

12 Nov 2020


'Mirzapur' will return for its third season

After a successful run of two seasons, Amazon Prime Video series Mirzapur has been renewed for its third season.

31 Oct 2020

Kangana Ranaut

Kangana slams Bollywood's glorification of criminals after Nikita murder case

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has slammed the alleged glorification of criminals in the Hindi film industry.

31 Oct 2020


'Mirzapur' makers apologize to novelist, promise to edit controversial scene

Popular Hindi crime fiction writer Surendra Mohan Pathak had recently accused the makers of Amazon Prime Video series Mirzapur 2 of misrepresenting his novel Dhabba in one of the scenes.

29 Oct 2020


Hindi novelist threatens legal action against 'Mirzapur 2'

Popular writer of Hindi crime fiction, Surendra Mohan Pathak, has alleged that his novel Dhabba was "mischievously misrepresented" in the Amazon Prime Video series Mirzapur 2.

24 Oct 2020

Shweta Tripathi

'Mirzapur 2' review: Less of thrill, more of deja vu

What turned Amazon Prime Video's Mirzapur into a phenomenon among the audience was its raw and brave storytelling coupled with tremendous entertainment value.

14 Oct 2020


Ahead of 'Mirzapur 2,' Amazon Prime drops ultimate recap video

Fans are ticking days off the calendar as Mirzapur 2 nears its premiere date.

06 Oct 2020

Pankaj Tripathi

'Mirzapur' season 2 trailer: Kaleen Bhaiya's throne faces threat

After an excruciating wait of two years, fans of web-series Mirzapur were treated with the trailer of season 2 today, which showed that the warlord is determined to hand over reins to his unworthy son.

05 Oct 2020


'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

Hold your breath. Amazon Prime Video India is all set to launch the trailer of the second season of its popular series Mirzapur, tomorrow.

17 Sep 2020

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

'Evil Eye' trailer: Priyanka Chopra, Blumhouse bring alluring horror tale

Amazon Prime Video has dropped the official trailer for upcoming movie Evil Eye.

24 Aug 2020


'Mirzapur 2' will start steaming from October 23 on Prime

The highly-anticipated second season of Mirzapur will be out on October 23.

23 Aug 2020


'Mirzapur 2': Release date out this day, this time

The upcoming crime-thriller series Mirzapur 2 is one of the most hotly-anticipated digital releases for this year, and streaming giant Amazon Prime Video isn't leaving any chance to up the excitement quotient.

20 Aug 2020


'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

The bad boys of Mirzapur are coming back!

29 Nov 2019


UP: 81 students served 1 liter milk, diluted with water

Just months after Mirzapur's infamous roti-and-salt mid-day meal episode came to light, another case of mismanagement in government's mid-day meal scheme, this time from Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra, has surfaced.

07 Sep 2019

Yogi Adityanath

Mirzapur: Parents boycott the school which served roti-salt

The government school in Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur, which served roti and salt to students, was eerily quiet on Thursday, as only one student attended the classes.

04 Sep 2019

Yogi Adityanath

UP: Before roti-salt, kids at Mirzapur school were served rice-salt

The fault lines in the mid-day meal scheme were exposed last month after it was revealed that students at a state-run school in Mirzapur were served roti with salt.

20 Jul 2019

Rahul Gandhi

Sonbhadra Firing: Priyanka, in detention, allowed to meet victims' families

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who was on Friday stopped from meeting families of those who died in Sonbhadra mass firing, finally had a word with them on Saturday.

Delhi: Plastic factory catches fire, 22 engines sent to spot

A major fire broke out at a plastic factory in Narela area of Delhi in the early hours of Sunday, news agency ANI reported.

25 Feb 2019


Ali Fazal reacts after his private pictures leaked online

Actor Ali Fazal, known for his role in Mirzapur, grabbed headlines after his private pictures got leaked recently and went viral on social media in no time.

23 Feb 2019

Farhan Akhtar

'Mirzapur' Season 2 confirmed, watch promo video here

Mirzapur released on Amazon Prime Video and gave us a look into some iconic characters like Kaleen Bhaiya, Munna, Guddu, and Bablu Bhaiya all entangled in a tale of power and jealousy that is as old as time.

10 Jan 2019

Uttar Pradesh

Man shot dead, another injured outside police station in Mirzapur

A 40-year-old man was shot dead and another injured today in front of the city police station in Mirzapur over a land diSPute, police said.

16 Dec 2018

Uttar Pradesh

Indian movies and shows to watch if you like 'Mirzapur'

Mirzapur aired on Amazon Prime this November and received acclaim for the nuanced portrayal of gang violence in Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh.

10 Feb 2018

Aadhaar Card

Gurugram: Pregnant-woman not carrying Aadhaar forced to deliver outside hospital

In yet another case of medical apathy, a 25-year-old pregnant woman in Gurugram was forced to deliver a baby girl outside the Civil Hospital near the parking lot without any medical support as she wasn't carrying her Aadhaar card.