Darlings: Release date, cast, synopsis, trailer & more

Darlings is an upcoming dark satire film that revolves around a mother and daughter who face some difficulty and come up with a plan full of holes to combat it.

Release Date

Darlings is all set to premiere on August 5 on Netflix.

Cast and Creators

  • Alia Bhatt
  • Shefali Shah
  • Vijay Varma
  • Roshan Mathew
  • Vijay Maurya

Directed by Jasmeet K. Reen

Written by Parveez Sheikh and Jasmeet K. Reen


“Darlings follows the lives of a mother-daughter team attempting to find their way in Mumbai, seeking courage and love in unlikely situations while overcoming all odds.”

Other Details

This film will mark Alia’s OTT debut with her own production house Eternal Sunshine Productions. She has collaborated with Shah Rukh Khan’s and Gauri Khan’s production house Red Chillies Entertainment to produce this film.


We are introduced to the world of mother-daughter combo Shefali and Alia, who have modest lives. The environment around them, however, is deceiving. They are strong women who will do whatever it takes to survive in this world dominated by males. They appear to be in love with one another, but Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew are wary of each other’s influence in their life. They have no idea that Alia and Shefali are using them as pieces in a wider game.

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