Mirzapur is set to return with its second season, and it will go on floors this year. Amazon Prime Video announced on Thursday that it has greenlit the sequel. The first season of the show, created by Puneet Krishna and directed by Gurmmeet Singh, featured an ensemble cast of Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Vikrant Massey, Shweta Tripathi, Rasika Dugal, Divyendu Sharma and Kulbhushan Kharbanda.
The series had gained a lot of fan following for its perfectly portrayed realistic scenes which had been delivered to the audiences. Critics have even praised the web series a lot. Produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Media & Entertainment, Mirzapur’s first season had nine episodes and revolved around the rule of mafia dons, rivalry and crime in the Purvanchal region of Uttar Pradesh.