The BEST Episodes of A Suitable Boy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 5, 2021

Network: BBC One

Set during the 1950s, the six-part series tells the story of a young woman’s search for love and identity in a newly independent, post-Partition India defining its own future.

Episode 6

#1 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 24, 2020

Lata makes a surprising decision about her future, as pressure on Maan’s family mounts after his disgrace.

star 7.70
20 votes
Episode 4

#2 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 16, 2020

Sparks fly as Lata is reunited with Kabir, while self-starter Haresh faces up to the biggest challenge of his career. Meanwhile, Maan returns to Saeeda Bai.

star 7.56
27 votes
Episode 2

#3 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 2, 2020

When news of Lata’s secret romance reaches her mother, Rupa takes action to keep the young lovers apart.

star 7.35
31 votes
Episode 5

#4 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 23, 2020

As India’s first national democratic election approaches, Lata finds herself courted by three very different suitors.

star 7.30
23 votes
Episode 1

#5 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 26, 2020

In newly independent India, passionate literature student Lata Mehra defies tradition and her meddling mother’s wish to choose her a husband.

star 7.24
37 votes
Episode 3

#6 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 9, 2020

Rupa enlists a friend to find her headstrong daughter a husband. In exile, Maan starts to enjoy village life.

star 7.17
30 votes