Bombay Begums

Bombay Begums (2021)

Genre: Drama
joyadda Joy Score 8.6 / 10

Bombay Begums is a new show, that revolves around the life of five women from Mumbai. Those women are linked by their goals, dreams, the struggle for power, and vulnerability. The story follows their journey as well as the hurdles that they face in their careers and relationships while challenging societal norms. The series focuses centrally around Pooja Bhatt’s character Rani, and how her life gets connected with the other four women – Lily, Fatima, Shai, and Ayesha. Directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, Bombay Begums stars Pooja Bhatt, Shahana Goswami, Plabita Borthakur, Amruta Subhash, Aadhya Anand, Rahul Bose, Vivek Gomber, Danish Husain, and Nauheed Cyrusi.

Bombay Begums Release Date

08 March 2021


  • Production Houses Endemol Shine India


Another woman centric drama show is all set to be released on Netflix soon. After the much acknowledged success of Lipstick Under My Burkha and Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare,Director Alankrita Shrivastava is yet again ready to showcase the different aspects of feminism once again. The series talks about the ordeals of woman, their love life, relationships with their family and work adjustments in their life. Even after so many years women still have to work extra hard to retain a respective position so here they have shared their struggle to make them fit into the male oriented world..It is also a comeback of Pooja Bhatt who has returned back to acting after 20 years. She has been roped to play the main lead and surely was able to make a remarkable comeback with her outstanding performance. All the other characters too have truly justified their characters with their splendid performances. Though it is not so spectacular but still won't disappoint you at all.

Bombay Begums discloses the story of aspiring women who are determined to make their own identity in the city of Mumbai. Rani (Pooja Bhatt) is the CEO of a bank, married to a divorcee with two kids struggle hard to make her mark in the corporate world who never think twice to retain her position by any means even if it takes any illegality to solve the problems. she is always prepared to solve any problems but was not accepted at her own home by his husbands daughter from the first marriage. Whereas Fatima (Shahana Goswami) who is as talented as Rani deals with a jealous husband who works with her in the same bank but in a lower position than her. On the other hand Ayesha (Plabita Borthakur) a small town girl trying to find her place in the corporate world. And also the bar dancer Lilly (Amruta Subhash) who wants a better life for herself and her son by scamming. We’d definitely recommend you to watch this.

FAQs about Bombay Begums

  • Who is the producer of Bombay Begums?
    Amita Madhvani, Ram Madhvani