August is packed with excitement as several new web series are set to captivate audiences on various OTT platforms. From gripping dramas to thrilling mysteries, here are 8 highly anticipated web series releasing on OTT in August:
Made In Heaven Season – 2
The highly-awaited second season of Made in Heaven arrives on Amazon Prime Video, continuing the story of wedding planners Tara Khanna and Karan Mehra, portrayed by Sobhita Dhulipala and Arjun Mathur. Watch as they tackle new challenges and financial obstacles while planning extravagant weddings. The show also stars Mridula Thakur, Radhika Apte, Jim Sarbh, Kalki Koechlin, and Shashank Arora. Where to watch? Amazon Prime Video Release Date: August 10
Netflix’s upcoming movie “Choona” is shrouded in mystery as the official trailer is yet to be released. However, the star-studded cast featuring Jimmy Sheirgill and Arshad Warsi has already piqued our interest. The plot centers around a group of misfits seeking revenge against a ruthless politician they collectively despise, leading them to plan an audacious heist. Created by Pushpendra Nath Mishra, the film is described as offbeat and exciting, promising a satirical comedy that could be a true gem. Be sure to catch “Choona” on Netflix on August 3 and discover how this intriguing story unfolds. OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: August
The Jengaburu Curse
Starring Nassar, Melanie Gray, Faria Abdullah, Makrand Deshpande, and others as plot-defining characters, The Jengaburu Curse is a Hindi mystery thriller series directed by Nila Madhab Panda. The plot follows the missing case of a man in Odisha, which forces his daughter in London to fly back to India. When she begins to search for him, Priya Das uncovers mysterious connections between her father’s disappearance and the Bondia tribe. Where to watch? Sony Liv Release Date: 9th August
Prepare for action and thrills in Commando, a spin-off series based on Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s movie franchise. Watch a brave commando come up with a dangerous plan to save the country while rescuing another commando. The series stars Adah Sharma, Vaibhav Tatwawadi, and Shreya Singh Chaudhry. Where to watch? Disney+Hotstar Release Date: August 11
The Kashmir Files: Unreported
Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri presents a multilingual series, The Kashmir Files Unreported, delving into real-life accounts and archived footage that led to the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits. Where to watch? Zee5 Release Date: August 11
Vera Maari Office
Vera Maari Office is a Tamil web series, helmed by Chidambaram Manivannan, starring RJ Vijay, Janani Ashok Kumar, Lavanya Soundariya, and Nanjundan. This hilarious show portrays the amusing escapades of office employees. Get ready for some laughter-filled moments as you dive into the comical world of their workplace shenanigans! Where to watch? Aha Release Date: 10 August
For the unversed, Sushmita Sen will portray the role of transgender activist Shreegauri Sawant in the upcoming web-series – Taali. The web series is directed by National Film Awards-winning director Ravi Jadhav and will be streaming on JioCinema from August 15. The web series captures Shreegauri Sawant’s struggle against society to include the third gender in every document in India.
Guns & Gulaab
Helmed by Family Man & Farzi’s Raj & DK, Guns & Gulaabs is a quirky dark comedy series featuring Rajkummar Rao, Dulquer Salmaan, Adarsh Gourav, and Gulshan Devaiah. Based in the ’90s, the tale highlights a bunch of misfits in a world riddled with crime, thrill, and innocent romance. As per recent reports, the series will be released on August 18 on Netflix. OTT Platform: Netflix Release Date: 18th August
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