With the rising wave of OTT amongst the youth of India and all over the world, creators bring you several packages to help you get through the pandemic this 2021. From Netflix, Amazon Prime and Disney+Hotstar, we have a list of the latest upcoming series and movies to look forward to :
Jagame Thandiram|Netflix 18 June 2021
Upcoming Thriller-drama Tamil Movie starring Dhanush in the lead role is already trending on twitter as the release date is approaching. Fans are excited to watch this movie, although it was set to be released in 2020 with a theatrical release; but with the rise of the Covid Pandemic the release was postponed until now. And it will now have an OTT release, along with dubbed versions in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi.
Sherni| Prime 18 June 2021
Sherni is Vidya Balan starrer drama set in the backdrop of a jungle, and animal-man conflict. Furthermore she is playing a forest officer who is here to investigate the animal-man conflict. Although her character will portray a reserved yet powerful aura, and will take on the patriarchal society we are living in.
Luca|Disney+Hotstar 18 June 2021
Luca is an upcoming American-new of age- animated movie, produced under the banner of Pixar and Disney. Disney movies are quite popular, not only for their animation but also for the message they try to send out to the viewers. It will have an OTT release on the Disney+Hotstar platform on 18 June 2021.
Ray|Netflix (series) 25 June 2021
With another anthology, Netflix is back with another series of 4 different stories based on the stories written by Satyajit Ray. Furthermore, it is a multi-starrer series, starring Manoj Bajpayee, Kay Kay Menon, Ali Fazal, Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor, Shweta Basu Prasad, Radhika Madan, Anindita Bose and Raghubir Yadav amongst others.
Haseen Dillruba|Netflix 2 July 2021
Haseen Dillruba is yet another thriller-suspense movie starring Taapsee Pannu, Vikrant Massey and Harshvardhan Rane in the lead. The movie will revolve around a murder of a middle-class man, and the prime suspect being his wife. Furthermore with a twist of lust, betrayal and blood, love will introduce its new shades on 2 July 2021.
Mai|Netflix (series) 4 July 2021
A middle-aged woman is unintentionally swept into the underworld, upon killing a mafia leader accidentally. And her cult slowly gains renown and the story flows on from there. Furthermore it stars Sakshi Tanwar, Vivek Mushran and Prashant Narayanan in lead roles. Mai will stream 4 July onwards.
Toofaan|Amazon Prime 16 July 2021
From the makers of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, we have yet another sports drama Toofan; starring Farhan Akhtar and Mrunal Thakur in the lead. We will also get to see Paresh Rawal in a prominent role. Although it was scheduled to have a theatrical release but due to the pandemic, the dates were changed. Hence after a long wait we finally have a date to look forward to, 16 July 2021.
Yeh Kaali Kaali Aankhen| Netflix (series) 21 August 2021
A politician’s daughter who will do anything to marry the guy she’s madly in love with. A small-town man takes drastic measures to reclaim his life back to normal. Furthermore, a dark-comical romantic thriller that revolves around paisa, taqat aur pyaar!!! Starring Tahir Raj Bhasin, Shweta Tripathi, Anchal Singh and Saurabh Shukla amongst others in prominent roles.
Finding Anamika| Netflix (series) TBA
Until where and when will fame and luxury follow you, at times it may make you feel suffocated too. A superstar who disappears without a trace and the game of hide and seek begins; furthermore with Madhuri Dixit’s debut into the world of web series, we have a new story to look forward too.
Feels like Ishq| Netflix TBA
Another anthology with 7 short romantic films, starring Radhika Madan, Amol Parashar, Kajol Chugh, Sanjeeta Bhattacharya, Saba Azad, Tanya Maniktala, Skand Thakur, Mihir Ahuja, Kymsleen Kholie, Bhavesh Babani, Simran Jehani, Rohit Saraf, Zayn Marie Khan, and Neeraj Madhav. The release date is still TBA.
Choona| Netflix (series) TBA
Jimmy Shergill is finally on-board with another digital association after Rangbaaz (Zee 5) and Your Honor(Sony Liv). Although this new upcoming series, Choona will be his first association with Netflix. Choona is an upcoming political drama on Netflix.
Other Upcoming series yet TBA:
- Kota Factory Season 2| Netflix (series)
- Masaba Masaba Season 2| Netflix (series)
- Mismatched season 2| Netflix (series)
- Little Things season 4| Netflix (series)
- Delhi Crime season 2| Netflix (series)
- She Season 2| Netflix (series)
- Jamtara: sabka number aayega season 2| Netflix (series)
- Hush Hush |Amazon Prime
- The End|Amazon Prime