After watching Mira Nair and Tabu create magic with The Namesake in 2006, we were waiting desperately to watch the two collaborate again. 

So naturally, when it was announced that BBC’s adaptation of Vikram Seth’s A Suitable Boy will star Tabu and be directed by Mira Nair, our excitement was hard to contain.

And now that the first look has released, we just can’t wait to watch the series unfold. 

View this post on Instagram

First look #ASuitableBoy @bbcone #MiraNair

A post shared by Tabu (@tabutiful) on

The series also stars Ishaan Khatter and Tanya Maniktala (of FLAMES fame) and will stream on BBC One.


Find stories on movies and more at