Get ready for an exciting week in entertainment! There are new movies and shows coming out both online and in theaters. Whether you like watching on your favorite streaming platforms or enjoy going to the movies, there’s something for everyone. From thrilling dramas to funny comedies and epic adventures, this week has a lot to offer. Let’s take a sneak peek at what’s coming!
1. The Freelancer on Disney+ Hotstar
Renowned for his directorial works such as M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Aiyaary, and Special 26, Neeraj Pandey, a director and producer of note, is poised to unveil his latest creation, The Freelancer. The impending series follows the journey of Avinash Kamath, a former police officer turned mercenary, who undertakes a daring mission to rescue a young girl trapped in a nation ravaged by conflict. This upcoming thriller boasts an ensemble cast including Mohit Raina, Anupam Kher, Sarah Jane Dias, Kashmira Pardeshi, and Ayesha Raza Mishra in pivotal roles. The anticipated release date is set for September 1st.
2. DD Returns on ZEE5
Scribed and directed by S. Prem Anand, DD Returns emerges as a comedic horror film in Tamil, headlined by Santhanam and Surbhi. The narrative revolves around a group of friends who secrete a bag of money within a haunted house to elude the authorities. Upon returning to retrieve the money, they find themselves entwined in a perilous game imposed by a vengeful spirit. The movie is scheduled for release on September 1st.
3. Biye Bibhrat on ZEE5
Adding another captivating choice to your watchlist, the rom-com Biye Bibhrat features Abir Chatterjee, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, and Lahoma Bhattacharya. Directed by Raja Chanda, the film delves into the life of a renowned singer who, following a series of failed marriages, agrees to meet a girl recommended by his mother. However, complications arise when the girl’s former lover reenters the picture. Biye Bibhrat is set to premiere on September 1st.
4. Scam 2003: The Telgi Story on SonyLiv
Continuing his streak after the success of Scam 1992, director Hansal Mehta returns with the enthralling series Scam 2003: The Telgi Story. This upcoming drama chronicles the tale of Abdul Karim Telgi, the mastermind behind the infamous 2003 India Stamp Paper scam worth a staggering Rs 30,000 crore. Adapted from Sanjay Singh’s book “Telgi Scam: Reporter’s Ki Diary,” the series features Gagan Dev Riar as the lead, supported by Mukesh Tiwari, Sana Amin Sheikh, and Shaad Randhawa. Mark your calendars for its release on September 1st.
5. The Wheel of Time Season 2 on Amazon Prime Video
Continuing the epic saga, The Wheel of Time Season 2 is anticipated to seamlessly pick up where its predecessor left off. Based on Robert Jordan’s renowned novel series, this fantasy drama centers around Moiraine, a member of a mystical order, embarking on a perilous expedition with five young villagers, one of whom could be the prophesied savior or destroyer of the world. The esteemed Rosamund Pike takes the lead role in this series. Prepare for its arrival on September 1st.
6. Friday Night Plan on Netflix
Bollywood luminary Juhi Chawla joins forces with Babil Khan and Aadhya Anand for Netflix’s latest offering, Friday Night Plan. This narrative revolves around two quarrelsome brothers who unite with a shared goal: attending the most sought-after party of the year before their mother returns from her business trip. The release date for this exciting movie is set for September 1st.
7. Goldfish in Theatres
Kalki Koechlin teams up with Deepti Naval and Rajit Kapur in Pushan Kripalani’s emotionally charged drama, Goldfish. The film’s storyline follows a young woman who returns to care for her mother after the latter’s dementia diagnosis. The movie thoughtfully navigates the complexities of the mother-daughter relationship. Catch this poignant tale in theatres starting September 1st.
8. Kushi in Theatres
The highly anticipated romantic comedy Kushi, starring Vijay Deverakonda and Samantha Ruth Prabhu, is poised for a cinematic release this week. Crafted by writer-director Shiva Nirvana, the story revolves around a young couple who, despite familial differences, find love blossoming during their encounter in Kashmir. Their journey challenges the notion that love is more potent than hate. Look forward to its release on September 1st.
9. Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan 5 on JioCinema
Following four successful seasons, actors Parth Samthaan and Niti Taylor return to reprise their roles as Manik and Nandini in the fifth installment of Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan. Witness this couple’s unwavering fight for their love against all odds in the upcoming season, which is set to premiere on JioCinema later this week, starting September 1st.
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