Get ready for some thrilling cinematic experiences as ZEE5, one of the leading OTT platforms, gears up to release a lineup of highly anticipated movies. With a diverse range of genres and captivating storylines, these upcoming movies on ZEE5 have generated immense excitement among viewers. From edge-of-the-seat thrillers to heartwarming dramas and rib-tickling comedies, there’s something for everyone. With top-notch performances from talented actors and visionary storytelling, these films promise to keep you hooked from start to finish.
From Salman Khan’s Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan to Adah Sharma’s The Kerala Story to Sunny Deol’s Gadar 2, here are upcoming movies releasing on Zee5 that we are super-excited about!
Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai
Continuing his streak of impactful films following the super-successful Gulmohar, the esteemed Manoj Bajpayee returns with yet another compelling cinematic masterpiece – Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai. Directed by the talented Apoorv Singh Karki and produced by Zee Studios in collaboration with Bhanushali Studios, this courtroom drama is definitely set to leave a lasting impression on audiences.
Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai delves into the extraordinary journey of a regular session court lawyer [played by Manoj Bajpayee], whose unwavering commitment to the truth drives a five-year-long legal battle. The story revolves around his relentless pursuit of justice for a group of young girls who have suffered at the hands of a self-proclaimed godman. The movie was released on Zee5 on 23rd May and has received a fantastic response from the audience so far.
As per the recent announcements, Manoj Bajpyee will return with a sequel of 2021 Silence…Can You Hear It? The movie was digitally released on ZEE5 on 26 March 2021. The story of the film revolved around the mysterious disappearance of a woman. The movie marked Prachi Desai’s comeback after 4 years. The movie generally received positive to mixed reactions, with particular praise for Bajpayee’s and other cast’s performance.
The Kerala Story
The very controversial blockbuster ‘The Kerala Story’ will be released on Zee5 in the month of June. Despite the mixed reactions and controversies, “The Kerala Story” has collected a whopping amount at the box office surpassing many superstars loaded movies. For the unversed, the movie follows the journey of Adah Sharma, who plays a Hindu woman from Kerala abducted and brainwashed into converting to Islam and joining the ISIS Terrorist Organization in Syria.
Haddi, which is slated to release this year, will see Siddiqui playing the role of a transgender. Directed by Akshat Ajay Sharma, Haddi is a revenge drama, produced by Zee Studios and will see Anurag Kashyap, Iila Arun, and Shreedhar Dubey sharing screen with Siddiqui. In an interview, Siddiqui accepted that though he has previously played many diverse and interesting characters, Haddi will be a special one for him personally. “I will be sporting a never-seen-before look and it will also help me to push the envelope as an actor,” he said.
Starring Pankaj Tripathi, another movie that will be releasing on Zee5 is Kadak Singh. While there is not much information about the movie’s plot, we are sure that would be one of the most entertaining movies of the year.
Huma Qureshi’s Tarla, a film based on the life of famous chef Tarla Dalad is going to have its official release on Zee5 soon. Commenting on her character, Huma said: “Tarla Dalal reminds me of my childhood. My mom had a copy of her book in the kitchen and would often try many of her recipes for my school tiffin.” Piyush Gupta is the film’s director, and Ronnie Screwvala, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, and Nitesh Tiwari are the producers.
After 23 years, Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, the successful romantic drama, is returning with a sequel. Starring Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel, this movie will also feature Utkarsh Sharma as Jeete. The movie is jointly produced by Zee Studios and Anil Sharma Productions. The movie is expected to release on 15th August 2023. Post its theatrical release, the movie will be released on Zee5.
Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan
After hitting the theatres, Salman Khan’s movie Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan is ready to be released on Zee5 this weekend. The movie was expected to release on May 26, but was later postponed to June. Along with Salman Khan, the movie stars Pooja Hedge, Venkatesh, Jagapathi Babu, Raghav Juyal, Siddharth Nigam, Shehnaaz Gill, Jassie Gill, and Palak Tiwari.
The film revolves around younger brothers who are determined to find a partner for their older sibling, who has yet to tie the knot. Their search leads them to Bhagyalaxmi, whom they believe is the perfect match. However, there’s a catch – she’s a pacifist, and their older brother is known as “Bhai,” the protector. The story follows the journey of how Bhai, the guardian of his family, transforms into Bhagyalaxmi’s “Jaan” (beloved) despite their differences in personality and beliefs. Though the movie received mixed reviews, it is one of the most highly anticipated OTT releases of this month.
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