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October 9, 2020 1:52:30 pm
A Suitable Boy has already aired on BBC in the UK and Ireland. (Photo: Taha Ahmad/Netflix) Netflix has finally announced the release date for Mira Nair’s A Suitable Boy, an adaptation of Vikram Seth’s novel of the same name. Indianexpress.com’s Shubhra Gupta wrote in her review, “The book has enough time and more to get into long, languid, eloquent descriptions of locations, characters, situations; in Mira Nair and Andrew Davies’ hands, the chop-chop eventually overcomes the choppiness, and becomes its own creature.”
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