Modern Love Hyderabad – released this week on Amazon Prime Video – has created a lot of buzz among fans as it is the Telugu-language adaptation of the popular American romance anthology of the same name. The second Indian version of Modern Love, after the Mumbai chapter in Hindi, brings together some popular names from the Telugu film industry such as Revathy, Nithya Menen and Aadhi Pinisetty. Moreover, Nagesh Kukunoor is the showrunner of his second Telugu language project after the comedy drama Good Luck Sakhi.
The Iqbal The director recently revealed that working on Modern Love Hyderabad was an “exciting” affair as he enjoyed “free reign”.
Kukunoor said in a prepared statement: I had carte blanche. So, it was much more exciting to venture into the Telugu space. After shooting it now, I’m much more open to work. Obviously, my confidence in working with my mother tongue has increased tenfold through performing and working with multiple actors. So I think I could do more.”
With that, here’s everything you need to know about Modern Love Hyderabad, including release date and time, full cast, episode count, and directors involved.
Modern Love Hyderabad Release Date & Time
All six episodes of Modern Love Hyderabad will be released Friday, July 8 on Amazon Prime Video at 12 p.m.
Episodes of Modern Love Hyderabad
As mentioned earlier, Modern Love Hyderabad consists of six episodes, which explore standalone stories about romance and relationships. Kukunoor performs three segments, namely “My Unlikely Pandemic Dream Partner”, “Fuzzy, Purple and Full of Thorns”, and “Why Did She Leave Me There..”
On the remaining three segments of Modern Love Hyderabad, Uday Gurrala performs “What Clown Wrote This Script!” while Devika Bahudhanam and Venkatesh Maha conduct ‘About That Rustle in the Bushes’ and ‘Finding Your Penguin’ respectively.
Cast of Modern Love Hyderabad
Menen and Revathy headline “My Unlikely Pandemic Dream Partner,” which – according to the title – is about two people who develop a bond during the COVID-19 lockdown. Ritu Varma and Pinisetty play lovers in “Fuzzy, Purple and Full of Thorns”.
Abijeet Duddala and Malavika Nair will be seen opposite each other in “What Clown Wrote This Script!” segment. Likewise, Suhasini Maniratnam and Naresh Agastya teamed up for “Why Did She Leave Me There..”.
Ulka Gupta-Naresh and Komalee Prasad headline the final two segments “About That Rustle in the Bushes” and “Finding Your Penguin”, respectively.
Modern Love Hyderabad Trailer
Amazon Prime Video released the first trailer for Modern Love Hyderabad on June 24 to give fans an idea of what to expect from the anthology. The one minute and 40 second trailer introduced us to the main characters and explained how relationships can sometimes turn into something unexpected.
This was followed by the full Modern Love Hyderabad trailer, which again focused on the layered nature of relationships. The second trailer also featured soothing songs playing in the background, adding depth to the romance of the reel.
The review of Modern Love Hyderabad
At the time of writing, there are no reviews available for Modern Love Hyderabad. This suggests that either Amazon Prime Video has yet to provide early access to reviews, or early reactions are under embargo, as is usually the case with most Prime Video originals from India.
Modern Love Chennai
Modern Love Hyderabad will be followed by Modern Love Chennai in Tamil language, which brings together five filmmakers namely Bharathi Raja, Balaji Sakthivel, Raju Murugan, Krishnakumar Ramakumar, Akshay Sundher. Kishore, Ramya Nambeesan and Ashok Selvan, among others, direct the third Indian adaptation of Modern Love. However, Modern Love Chennai has yet to set a release date.
Hyderbad Modern Love Poster
Here is the official Modern Love Hyderbad poster from Amazon Prime Video: