Amazon Prime Video has announced a massive slate of series, movies, and co-productions. The streaming giant has revealed previews of 22 scripted series, four movies, and four unscripted series set to premiere over the next two years.
The organization, which spent five years in India, said it was venturing into the administration of pay-per-view movies in the country with Prime Video Store, in addition to signaling new long-term licensing deals and co-creations with other Indian studios. Amazon Prime Video has also embarked on unique cinematic creation in India with Hindi and Telugu films delivered straight to the stage.
“The upcoming Amazon Originals will captivate customers by offering a wide range of genres, from cutting-edge thrillers, high-octane action, engaging dramas to light-hearted comedies and heartwarming romances. The service is increasing its original programming for young adult audiences and explores genres like supernatural and horror for the first time in its trip to India. Additionally, Prime Video is expanding the reach of its catalog of unscripted series to explore genres like biographies, true crime and investigative docudramas,” the platform shared.
Upcoming fiction shows on Amazon India span multiple genres and are available in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. Among the Hindi titles is Reema Kagti’s serial killer series Dahaad, which “follows a detective’s investigations into a crime that shakes her.” Sonakshi Sinha, Vijay Verma, Gulshan Devaiah and Sohum Shah are the stars of the series.
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Raj and DK, the team behind The Family Man, collaborated with Shahid Kapoor on Farzi. In its streaming debut, the series stars Vijay Sethupathi, Kay Kay Menon, Raashi Khanna, Regina Cassandra, Kubbra Sait, and Kapoor.
Bambai Meri Jaan
Rensil D’silva and Shujaat Saudagar created the film based on a story by S Hussain Zaidi. “In his quest to clean the streets of Bombay from the rise of organized crime in post-independence India, an honest cop puts everything on the line, including what he wants to protect most, his family,” according to the synopsis. . Kay Kay Menon, Kritika Kamra, Avinash Tiwary and Amyra Dastur are among the cast.
Adhura is a “supernatural thriller set in a prestigious boarding school”. The show stars Ishwak Singh and Rasika Dugal and is directed by Gauravv Chawla and Ananya Banerjee.
A troubled young private detective is thrust into a world where she must fathom the unfathomable and rediscover herself.” Cast members were Tanya Maniktala (A Decent Boy), Jisshu Sengupta, Vinay Pathak, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, and Samir Soni.
Prosenjit Chatterjee, Aditi Rao Hyadri, Aparshakti Khurana and Wamiqa Gabi star in Vikramaditya Motwane’s Jubilee, which was written by Atul Sabharwal and directed by Vikramaditya Motwane. Jubilee is a period drama set in a newly independent India that tells the stories and dreams that gave birth to Bollywood as we know it.
Tales of Gulkanda
Raj and DK are also the showrunners of Gulkanda Tales, a series starring Kunal Kemmu, Pankaj Tripathi and Patralekha and directed by Rahi Anil Barve (Tumbbad).
Call me Bae
Call Me Bae was written by Ishita Moitra, Samina Motlekar and Rohit Nair and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharmatic Entertainment. “Bae, a billionaire fashionista, is disowned by her ultra-wealthy family over a scandal, and she’s forced to fend for herself for the first time in her life.”
Crash Course is directed by actor and dialogue writer Vijay Maurya and is “a fictionalized tale of two warring coaching institutes” and their impact on students. Annu Kapoor, Bhanu Uday, Udit Arora, Pranay Pachauri, Siddharth Kak, Chirag Vohra, Gaurav Sharma and Bidita Bag are among the cast.
Happy family conditions apply
Raj Babbar, Ratna Pathak Shah, Atul Kulkarni and Ayesha Jhulka star in comedy Happy Family Conditions Apply, directed by Aatish Kapadia and Jamnadas Majethia. Hush Hush is a film directed by Tanuja Chandra, Ashish Pandey and Kopal Naithani about the lives of five women who cross paths. Juhi Chawla, Ayesha Jhulka, Soha Ali Khan, Karishma Tanna, Shahana Goswami and Kritika Kamra.
Sidharth Malhotra, Shilpa Shetty, Vivek Oberoi and Isha Talwar star in Rohit Shetty’s terrorism-themed action thriller Indian Police Force. Tamannaah, Suhail Nayyar, Aashim Gulati, Anya Singh, Hussain Dalal, Samvedna Suwalka and Sayan Banerjee star in Arunima Sharma Jee Karda’s coming-of-age series, directed by her and written by her, Hussain Dalal and Abbas Dalal .
Three Indian-language spinoffs from the Modern Love anthology series, based on the New York Times column of the same name. Hansal Mehta, Shonali Bose, Vishal Bhardwaj, Alankrita Shrivastava, Nupur Asthana and Dhruv Sehgal star in Modern Love Mumbai in Hindi. Tanuja, Naseeruddin Shah, Sarika, Arshad Warsi, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Pratik Gandhi, Masaba Gupta, Ritwik Bhowmik and Prateik Babbar are some of the cast in the film.