The Empire is a film that is based on Alex Rutherford’s novel Empire of the Moghul. This is the movie through which you will get to know about the rise and fall of the Moghul empire in different generations starting from Babur and ending to Aurangzeb. The story spans over 200 years of the Moghul empire. Season one of this show is all set-in late 15th and 16th centuries and represents the struggles that Babur faced during his kingdom Samarkand, Uzbekistan before he moved to the South-East.
The star cast of The Empire is too good, Shabana Azmi said that she was very much interested to play the role of a historical character for so long. Now, her desire has been fulfilled because she is playing the role of the grandmother of Babur Aisan Daulat Begum. Azmi calls her the best woman as she is the one who is handling all the machinations of the empire. In addition, she says that the show is full of strong women characters and also reveals that the story is all about the relationship between a brother and a sister.
Other than Shabana Amzi, the star cast includes Kunal Kapoor, Dino Morea, Rahul Dev, and Drashti Dhami. The show has around 8 episodes and is billed to be one of India’s biggest-ever TV shows. The Empire is the show that has been directed by Mitakshara Kumar and Award-winning filmmaker Nikkhil Advani.
The Empire Release Date:
As per the updates, it has been found that the Season 1 of The Empire will release on August 27th, 2021. This means that you can watch the first-ever episode of the show on Friday.
Where to watch the show?
You can watch The Empire on Disney+ Hotstar. Besides India, the show is going to be released in the US, the UK, Canada, and Singapore. So, get ready and watch it today only.