- The story of Jehanabad is inspired by true events
- Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra, who recently released Tanaav on SonyLIV, is the showrunner on Jehanabad
- The teaser of the show was released on SonyLIV recently. An announcement of the release date is awaited.
Over the last few months, SonyLIV has released several shows and films which have been appreciated by the critics and the audience. The platform has also released the line-up for 2023, and one of the much-awaited shows is Sudhir Mishra’s Jehanabad.
Jehanabad: Cast and Crew
Directed by Rajeev Barnwal and Satyanshu Singh, Jehanabad is produced under the Studio NEXT banner by Indiranil Chakraborty. The show stars popular names like Ritwik Bhowmik, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Harshita Gaur, Rajesh Jais, Sonal Jha and many others.
A popular filmmaker from the industry Sudhir Mishra has contributed as the showrunner. In the past, his work has been regarded as the finest, yet he is considered one of the most underrated storytellers today.
Jehanabad: OTT Release Details
The teaser of Jehanabad was released by SonyLIV on Wednesday, December 28, 2022. The team took to Twitter with a message that read, “When love and violence crossed paths. #Jehanabad – Of love & war, streaming soon, on Sony LIV #JehanabadOfLoveAndWar #JehanabadOnSonyLIV.”
While not has been revealed, makers have stated that the show is inspired by real incidents. Jehanabad’s 90-second teaser showcases many instances of love and war. It’s about haunting affairs that invite violence, especially on commoners in a smaller town, eventually leading to bigger battles disturbing everyone’s peace.
— Sony LIV (@SonyLIV) December 28, 2022
The showrunner of Jehanabad also took to Twitter and said, “Watch! Introduces a rare talent: Director Rajeev Baranwal. Terrific cast. Congratulations @001Danish, @saugatam, @Indranil160.As a mentor I also learn from those I guide. Mubarak @ritwikbhowmikk, @HarshitaGaur12, @paramspeak, #Rajatkapoor #satyadeepmishra #sonaljha & #Rajeshjais.”
Watch!Introduces a rare talent :Director Rajeev Baranwal . Terrific cast.Congratulations @001Danish ,@saugatam @Indranil160.As a mentor I also learn from those I guide . Mubarak @ritwikbhowmikk @HarshitaGaur12 @paramspeak #Rajatkapoor #satyadeepmishra #sonaljha & #Rajeshjais https://t.co/rtl1rzVVFO
— Sudhir Mishra (@IAmSudhirMishra) December 28, 2022
Recent and Upcoming Shows of SonyLIV
In the last few months, SonyLIV has released many shows in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and other regional languages. Critics and audiences have appreciated releases like Faadu, Tanaav, Kathmandu Connection, Roy, Witness, Meet Cute, Don’t Breathe 2, Like-Share-and-Subscribe, and many others.
Releasing the line-up via the SonyLIV 2.0 campaign, the team took to YouTube and said, “We are thankful for the love our audience and partners have bestowed upon us since our re-launch on 18th June 2020. And we would like to express our gratitude by presenting a slate of our upcoming premium originals across Indian languages! We promise to fill your lives with endless entertainment because there’s always more to LIV.”
2023 is going to be a packed year for subscribers of SonyLIV. The platform, in September 2022, released a slate of upcoming shows and films, a few of which are high-anticipated and much-spoken about. January 2023 will begin with a new season of Masterchef India and Shark Tank, followed by the Telugu release Story of Things. In the next few months, releases like Rocket Boys 2, Scam: Telgi Case, and more.
Besides the shows and original content, SonyLIV will also be expanding the offerings in the television, reality shows and sports segments.