It’s not everyday that Netflix India releases a matchmaking show. Matchmaking is basically where a person with experience in marriage and love matters brings two people together.
Indian Matchmaking is the newest show on Netflix .
It is a 2020 Indian reality web television series. It is a dating show which is created by Smriti Mundhra. The director is also Smriti Mundhra. The presenter of the show is Sima “Sima Taparia from Mumbai” Taparia.
Release Date of the Indian Matchmaking
Indian Matchmaking got released on the streaming service on July 26,2020. The distributor of the show is Netflix and it streams on the same service.
Sima Taparia is the presenter. She is a marriage counsellor who uses preferences of people and other things for matchmaking purposes. There are seven more contestants. They are Aparna Shewakramani, Jay Wadhwani, Pradhyumn Maloo , Nadia Christina Jagessar, Vyasar Ganesan, Akshay Jakhete, Ankita Bansal and Preeti who is Akshay’s mother.
There are eight episodes. And, the show received mixed reviews. Some call it sweet while others say it reinforced the stereotypes. And, only showed the story of NRI Indians. Indian Matchmaking is the kind of show which allows you to indulge into the pleasures of gossip and know more about the business of other people. The contestants are quite entertaining. The show can also be seen as a satire for the shallow and narrow minded class of people. However, it has few problems such as it normalises some wrongs of the society. And, it only represents the elite of India. The show can be binge watched for entertainment. But, adds no value to your life.