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Bambai Meri Jaan

September 14, 2023
30-50 minutes
Season: 1
Episodes: 10
Status: released

Trailer, Teaser & Videos

Where to Watch Bambai Meri Jaan Online (Stream)

Amazon Prime Video

Bambai Meri Jaan Web Series Details:

Based onDongri to Dubai: Six Decades of the Mumbai Mafia
GenreCrime, Period, Thriller
Country India
Language Hindi
Release date14 September 2023
Running time30-50 minutes
Age rating16+
StarringKay Kay Menon
Avinash Tiwary
Kritika Kamra
Nivedita Bhattacharya
Amyra Dastur
Created byRensil D’Silva
Shujaat Saudagar
Directed by Shujaat Saudagar
Written byDialogues:
Abbas Dalal
Hussain Dalal
Screenplay by
Rensil D’ Silva
Sameer Arora
Story by
S. Hussain Zaidi
Produced byRitesh Sidhwani
Kassim Jagmagia
Farhan Akhtar
Cinematography by John Schmidt
Edited by Tushar Parekh
Production CompanyExcel Entertainment
Distributor Amazon Prime Video

Bambai Meri Jaan Web Series Cast & Character:

  • Kay Kay Menon as Ismail Kadri, Dara’s father (based on Ibrahim Kaskar)
  • Tauqeer Alam Khan as Ahmed Ansari (Ismail’s colleague and friend)
  • Prince Kanwal as IAS Arvind Kaul
  • Avinash Tiwary as Dara Kadri, Ismail’s son (based on Dawood Ibrahim)
  • Manthan Darji as Young Dara
  • Kritika Kamra as Habiba Kadri (based on Haseena Parkar)
  • Nivedita Bhattacharya as Sakina Kadri (based on Amina Bi Kaskar), Ismail’s wife
  • Mohammed Khaliq as Maulavi Sahab
  • Ashwani Kumar as Nasir Edenwala, Dara’s best friend (based on Iqbal Natiq)
  • Pratyaksh Mishra as Young Nasir
  • Aayushi Lahiri as Nasreen (Nasir’s wife)
  • Karmveer Choudhary as Home Minister
  • Amyra Dastur as Pari Patel, Dara’s love interest (based on Sujata Kaur)
  • Saurabh Sachdeva as Suleiman “Haji” Maqbool (based on Haji Mastan)
  • Syed Muddasar Ali as Young Haji
  • Nawab Shah as Azeem Pathaan (based on Karim Lala)
  • Saksham Shukla as Hamid (Bilawal’s nephew)
  • Dinesh Prabhakar as Anna Rajan Mudaliar (based on Varadarajan Mudaliar)
  • Jitin Gulati as Sadiq Kadri (based on Saabir Ibrahim)
  • Divyani Gandhi as Kainaaz (Sadiq’s wife)
  • Vivan Bhathena as Abdullah (based on Khalid Pehelwan)
  • Shiv Panditt as Inspector Ranbir Malik (potentially based on Isaque Bagwan)
  • Kannar Arunachalam as Police Commissioner Kamath (based on D.S Soman)
  • Kundan Roy as Inspector Dutta
  • Sumeet Vyas as Ganya Surve (based on Manya Surve)
  • Hemant Choudhary as Nasir’s father
  • Lakshya Kochhar as Ajju Kadri (based on Anees Ibrahim)
  • Aditya Rawal as Chota Babban (based on Chhota Rajan)
  • Atharva Sharma as Young Ajju
  • Sunil Palwal as Bilawal
  • Jai Singh Rajput as Sultan
  • Tanaya Khan Jha as Chitra
  • Kamaljeet Rana as Haroon


Bambai Meri Jaan chronicles the life of gangster Dara Kadri through the eyes of his father, an ex-cop, Ismail Kadri. In this season, we see how Dara puts everything on the line, including his family. He goes on to become a cold-blooded, fearless gangster who uses his business acumen to fight not only the police and his rivals but also his own demons along the way.

About Bambai Meri Jaan Web Series:

Bambai Meri Jaan is a Hindi period crime thriller television series produced under the banner of Excel Entertainment. The series stars Kay Kay Menon, Avinash Tiwary, Kritika Kamra, Nivedita Bhattacharya, and Amyra Dastur. It was premiered on Amazon Prime Video.

Initially, Angira Dhar was approached to play the female lead. Later Kritika Kamra and Amyra Dastur along with Kay Kay Menon, Avinash Tiwary, and Nivedita Bhattacharya joined the cast.

In August 2023, the series was announced by Excel Entertainment, consisting of ten episodes for Amazon Prime Video. It is based on S. Hussain Zaidi’s Dongri to Dubai: Six Decades of the Mumbai Mafia (2021). Initially titled “Dongri To Dubai”, later changed and launched with the title “Bambai Meri Jaan”. The principal photography of the series commenced during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bambai Meri Jaan Episodes

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 1: Genesis

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
Ismail Kadri, an honest police officer and a devout family man, is tasked with exposing the criminal nexus between gangsters Haji and Pathan.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 2: Paradise Lost

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
Ismail's honesty is challenged. At home he tries to discipline Dara and faces a crisis that puts his integrity and livelihood at stake.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 3: Fall from Grace

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
As Ismail struggles to make ends meet for his family, the financial strain starts to influence Dara's worldview. When Ismail is pushed to breaking point, Haji tightens his grip on him.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 4: Prodigal Son

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
Twelve years later, it's 1977. Dara's emergence provokes rival Pathan gang members, and soon matters get personal, igniting a bloody face-off.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 5: Baptised by Fire

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
After Dara attempts to dethrone Haji-Pathan-Anna - the reigning kings of the Bombay underworld - a series of violent events leads to unexpected alliances and a brutal wedding night.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 6: Crown of Thorns

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
After a devastating personal attack, Dara seeks revenge and ignites a deadly turf war against Haji and the Pathans.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 7: Thy Kingdom Come

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
Dara recognizes an opportunity to move up in the world thanks to a newly forged alliance with the Dubai Sheikhs. This marks the birth of D Company.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 8: Battle of Blood

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
As Dara's empire expands with the Dubai Sheikhs, family tensions rise and a revengeful Pathan threatens to bring him down.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 9: Hell Hath no Fury

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
D Company is under attack; Dara suffers a deadly personal blow. With tensions escalating between the two gangs, body counts rise and the stakes get higher. Dara enlists a fearless hitman.

Bambai Meri Jaan S1, Episode 10: In the Name of the Father

Thu, Sep 14, 2023
Dara ruthlessly pushes on to decimate Pathan and Anna in an end game. But finally, to escape arrest Dara must make the ultimate sacrifice.