It’s the first weekend of the New Year 2023. And, we bring you the best of the releases on OTT this week. From Phone Bhoot to Uunchai to Fantasy Island S2 to Shark Tank India, here are the best Movies and Series to watch on Netflix, Prime Video, Disney Plus Hotstar, SonyLIV, and others.
Here’s the list of new movies and shows releasing on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, Zee5, and SonyLiv, this weekend (December 31).
1. Phone Bhoot – Amazon Prime Video
Horror comedy Phone Bhoot starring Katrina Kaif, Ishaan Khatter & Siddhant Chaturvedi has been released on Amazon Prime Video this week. We are sure the trio will keep you entertained in this Gurmmeet Singh directorial. The movie revolves around two ghostbusters who team up with a ghost to earn money.
2. Fantasy Island S2 – SonyLIV
Returning with the new season of the reality show Fantasy Island, the show will feature Kiara Barnes, Roselyn Sanchez, Lindsey Kraft, John Gabriel Rodriquez. With the show, the makers make an excellent attempt to take the audience into the mesmerising world of Fantasy Island. Don’t forget to watch the exciting new season of the popular series.
3. Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 – Disney+ Hotstar
Returning with the new episodes, The Star Wars series is here to entertain you with the exciting journey as the Bad Batch makes new friends on Kamino. The new episodes also showcase new and dangerous planets. We must say this interesting spin-off series inspired by the popular space franchise won’t leave you disappointed.
4. Shark Tank India Season 2 – SonyLIV
The Sharks are back. And as they would be hearing exciting business pitches, the show would have Namita Thapar, Aman Gupta, Amit Jain, Vineeta Singh, Peyush Bansal, and Anupam Mittal as judges. The show released on SonyLIV this week at 10 pm.
5. Madoff: The Monster Of Wall Street – Netflix
In case you are bored of movies and web-series, here is an interesting docu-series that must have spot on your binge-list. The series capture the life of Bernie Madoff – the man who rattled the entire Wall Street with his Ponzi scheme.
6. Ginny & Georgia: Season 2 – Netflix
This Netflix-comedy drama returns back with the second season. The second season deals with Ginny managing strained friendships along with the truth about Georgia murdering Kenny. And, Georgia is again ready to kill to protect her kids in the new season. The new season releases on January 5 on Netflix.
7. Mumbai Mafia: Police Vs The Underworld – Netflix
This cop drama is power-packed with action and entertainment. Based on the ’90s, the show is about a group of brave city cops who strive hard to stop crime in Mumbai. This show definitely needs to be on your binge-watch list.
8. Uunchai – Zee5
Starring a legendary ensemble of Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Boman Irani, Parineeti Chopra, Danny Denzongpa, Neena Gupta, and Sarika among others, the movie is about an elderly friendship. The movie is about three friends, who trek to the Everest base camp to honor their friend’s last wish. With an IMDb rating of 7.8, this movie will fill you with positivity. The movie isn’t available on any platform right now. Definitely, a good option to watch with your parents this week.
9. Taaza Khabar – Disney+ Hotstar
Finally, the famous YouTuber Bhuvan Bam gets his own web series – Taaza Khabar. Playing the lead role of a worker at a public toilet, he accidentally acquires the power to know about any news in advance. Along with Bhuvam Ban, the show also stars Shriya Pilgaonkar, Shilpa Shukla, and Deven Bhojani. The series will release on Hotstar on January 6.
10. Babe Bhangra Paunde Ne – Zee5
Punjabi singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh returns to win our hearts with another entertaining drama titled Babe Bhangra Paunde Ne. The movie is about Dosanjh’s character, who adopts a father from an old age home in an attempt to start his own venture with the money he would receive from his death. Along with Diljit Dosanjh, Sargun Mehta plays the female lead.
11. Saudi Vellakka – SonyLIV
This Malayalam movie Saudi Vellakka is an engaging courtroom drama. The movie is about a young man who receives a summon to appear in court for a long-pending case. This hard-hitting drama takes an interesting turn when Abhilash arrives in the court. The movie stars Lukman Avaran, Binu Pappu, Sujith Shankar in critical roles.
Which one’s your favorite? Tell us in the comments below!