Amazon Prime Video Announces Slate Of Over 40 New Titles

From Raj and DK’s Farzi starring Shahid Kapoor to Naga Chaitanya’s Dhootha, there’s a lot to watch out for on Amazon Prime Video over the coming months
Amazon Prime Video Announces Slate Of Over 40 New Titles

Amazon Prime Video – in an event titled Prime Video Presents India – announced a massive slate of original series and films. The streaming giant is set to launch over 40 new titles across languages over the next 24 months.

The platform also announced multi-year licensing deals with major production houses, including Yash Raj Films (Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Prithviraj, Shamshera, Tiger 3 and Pathaan), Dharma Productions (Jug Jugg Jeeyo, Govinda Naam Mera and Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani), Excel Media and Entertainment (Phone Bhoot, Yudra, Fukrey 3, Jee Le Zara and Kho Gaye Hain Hum Kahan) and Ajay Devgn Films (Runway 34, Thank God, Drishyam 2 and Bhola). Alongside, it will also co-produce and collaborate on upcoming films like Vidya Balan-led Neeyat, Kangana Ranaut's Tiku Weds Sheru and the Akshay Kumar-starrer Ram Setu.

What's more? Popular shows like Made In Heaven, Mirzapur, Panchayat and Paatal Lok too, are finally set to return with new seasons.

Here's the full list of all you can watch out for:

Scripted Originals:

Adhura (Hindi)

The supernatural thriller set in an elite boarding school stars Ishwak Singh and Rasika Duggal.

Bambai Meri Jaan (Hindi)

Starring Kay Kay Menon, Kritika Kamra, Avinash Tiwary and Amyra Dastur, the series revolves around an honest cop, determined to clean the streets of Bombay from the rise of organized crime in post-Independence era. In this quest, he puts everything at stake, including his family.

Call Me Bae (Hindi)

Produced by Dharmatic Entertainment, the series will follow the journey of Bae, a billionaire fashionista who is forced to fend for herself after her ultra-rich family disowns her in the aftermath of a salacious scandal.

Crash Course (Hindi)

A fictional account of two warring coaching institutes, and the effect it has on a group of young students away from their families, preparing for their competitive exams. The star cast includes Annu Kapoor, Bhanu Uday, Udit Arora, Pranay Pachauri and Siddharth Kak, among others.

Dahaad (Hindi)

Created by Reema Kagti and Zoya Akhtar, the serial killer drama starring Sonakshi Sinha, Vijay Verma, Gulshan Devaiah and Sohum Shah, follows the investigations of a female cop into a crime that shakes her core.

Dhootha (Telugu)

In this supernatural horror – starring Naga Chaitanya, Parvathy Thiruvothu, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Prachi Desai and Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam – possessed inanimate objects wreak havoc on the lives of people who commit deadly sins.

Farzi (Hindi)

The Raj and DK series stars Shahid Kapoor, Vijay Sethupathi and Rashi Khanna, and revolves around the tale of a small-time artiste turned con and an unorthodox police officer.

Gulkanda Tales (Hindi)

Produced by Raj and DK, the series, directed by Rahi Anil Barve stars Kunal Khemu, Pankaj Tripathi and Patralekha.

Happy Family Conditions Apply (Hindi)

From the makers of Khichdi comes the new comedy series set in the backdrop of a quirky but lovable joint family that is constantly at loggerheads with one another. It stars Raj Babbar, Ratna Pathak Shah, Atul Kulkarni and Ayesha Jhulka.

Hush Hush (Hindi)

A story of how the lives of five women intersect in unexpected ways after an unforeseen event takes place. The star cast comprises Juhi Chawla, Ayesha Jhulka, Soha Ali Khan, Karishma Tanna, Shahana Goswami and Kritika Kamra.

Indian Police Force (Hindi)

Rohit Shetty's cinematic copverse reaches the digital medium with the action thriller series starring Sidharth Malhotra, Shilpa Shetty, Vivek Oberoi and Isha Talwar.

Jee Karda (Hindi)

Directed and co-written by Arunima Sharma, the Maddok Films series is a coming-of-age drama delving into the lives of seven childhood friends. The key cast comprises Tamannaah, Suhail Nayyar, Aashim Gulati, Anya Singh, Hussain Dalal, Samvedna Suwalka and Sayan Banerjee.

Jubilee (Hindi)

Directed and co-created by Vikramaditya Motwane alongside Soumik Sen, the period drama series, set in a newly independent India, unveils the stories and dreams that gave birth to Bollywood. It stars Prosenjit Chatterjee, Aditi Rao Hydari, Aparshakti Khurana and Wamiqa Gabi.

Modern Love Chennai (Tamil)

The Chennai chapter of the popular American anthology series includes diverse yet universal stories of love from directors including Bharathi Raja, Balaji Sakthivel, Raju Murugan, Krishnakumar Ramakumar and Akshay Sundher.

Modern Love Hyderabad (Telugu)

The Telugu chapter of the popular anthology series explores the various shades and moods of love, coming from directors Nagesh Kukunoor, Venkatesh Maha, Uday Gurrala and Devika Bahudanam.

Modern Love Mumbai (Hindi)

The Mumbai chapter of the anthology series of the same name comprises six tales of love set in the city of dreams, directed by Shonali Bose, Hansal Mehta, Vishal Bhardwaj, Alankrita Shrivastava, Dhruv Sehgal and Nupur Asthana.

PI Meena (Hindi)

Directed by Debaloy Bhattacharya, the series follows the life of a follows a young, troubled private investigator. It stars Tanya Maniktala, Jisshu Sengupta, Vinay Pathak, Parambrata Chattopadhyay and Samir Soni.

Shehar – Lakhot (Hindi)

The neo-noir series, written and created by Navdeep Singh and Devika Bhagat, follows a man who reluctantly returns to his hometown only to fall deeper into a bigger cesspool of smoke and mirrors. The cast comprises Priyanshu Painyuli, Shruthy Menon, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Kubbra Sait, Manu Rishi Chadha and Kashyap Sanghari.

Suzhal – The Vortex (Tamil)

Starring Aishwarya Rajesh, Kathir, R. Parthiban and Sriya Reddy, the series revolves around a seemingly simple investigation that unravels the social fabric of a small town.

Sweet Kaaram Coffee (Tamil)

Starring Lakshmi, Madhoo and Santhy Balachandran, the series tracks three generations of women who set off on an epic road trip.

The Village (Tamil)

Based on a graphic novel, the show follows an Indian family out on a road trip that becomes victim to a clan of mutants. It stars Arya, Divya Pillai, Aazhiya, Aadukalam Naren and Thalaivasal Vijay, among others.

Vadhandhi: The Fable Of Velonie (Tamil)

The noir thriller, starring S.J. Suryah, Laila, M. Nasser and Sanjana, is about the murder of a young girl, seen from the perspectives of an obsessed cop, a novelist and an opportunistic news editor.

Unscripted Originals:

This Is AP Dhillon

An all-access documentary on AP Dhillon – the breakout star of the global Punjabi hip hop scene.

Cinema… Marte Dum Tak (Hindi)

A docuseries exploring the lives and times of four cult filmmakers from the world of camp cinema. Executive produced by Vasan Bala, the Vice Media series stars J Neelam, Kishan Shah, Dilip Gulati and Vinod Talwar.

Dancing On The Grave (Hindi)

A true crime investigative series exploring the story of a sensational crime with access to exclusive interviews, footage and the perpetrator himself.

India Love Project (Hindi)

Produced by Dharmatic Entertainment, the docuseries shares several inspiring, real-life love stories from across the country.

Amazon Original Movies:

Ammu (Telugu)

Directed and co-written by Charukesh Sekar, the film revolves around the titular character, who does the unthinkable in order to prevent her abusive husband from getting suspended. It stars Aishwarya Lekshmi, Naveen Chandra and Bobby Simha.

Aye Watan… Mere Watan (Hindi)

Produced by Dharmatic Entertainment, directed by Kannan Iyer and written by Darab Farooqui, the film, inspired by true events, is based on a young girl who becomes uniquely instrumental to the freedom fight for India's independence.

Maja Maa (Hindi)

A slice-of-life set in Baroda about a mother who unwittingly becomes a hurdle to her son's wedding plans. Directed by Anand Tiwari, the ensemble cast includes Madhuri Dixit, Gajraj Rao, Ritwik Bhowmik, Barkha Singh, Srishti Shrivastava, Sheeba Chaddha, Rajit Kapur and Simone Singh.

Special Collaboration:

Tiku Weds Sheru (Hindi)

Produced by Kangana Ranaut's Manikarnika Films, the love story starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Avneet Kaur revolves around two survivors who celebrate life against all odds.


Neeyat (Hindi)

When guests start dropping dead in an exiled billionaire's birthday party, detective Mira Rao must unravel the dark truths that lie underneath. Directed by Anu Menon, the ensemble cast comprises Vidya Balan, Ram Kapoor, Rahul Bose, Mita Vasishth, Neeraj Kabi, Shahana Goswami, Amrita Puri, Dipannita Sharma, Shashank Arora, Prajakta Koli and Danish Rizvi.

Ram Setu (Hindi)

Starring Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandes, Nushrratt Bharuccha and Satyadev Kancharana, the film follows an atheist archaeologist turned believer set out to prove the true existence of Ram Setu.

Returning Series:

Breathe Into The Shadows (Hindi)

J's existence and ideologies re-emerge as he sets out to finish what he started. The series stars Abhishek Bachchan, Amit Sadh, Nithya Menen, Naveen Kasturia and Saiyami Kher.

Comicstaan (Hindi)

The new season stars Sumukhi Suresh, Kenny Sebastian, Zakir Khan, Neeti Palta, Abish Matthew and Kusha Kapila.

Four More Shots Please! (Hindi)

The four best friends return as they navigate their friendships, relationships and careers. The cast comprises Sayani Gupta, Bani J, Kirti Kulhari, Maanvi Gagroo, Prateik Babbar, Jim Sarbh, Rajeev Siddhartha, Lisa Ray, Simone Singh, Rohan Mehra, Shilpa Shukla and Sushant Singh.

Made In Heaven (Hindi)

The wedding planners are back as new weddings and fresh challenges await. The primary cast includes Arjun Mathur, Sobhita Dhulipala, Jim Sarbh, Shashank Arora, Kalki Koechlin and Shivani Raghuvanshi.

Mirzapur (Hindi)

The rivalry between Kaleen Bhai and Guddu intensifies. The key cast comprises Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Shweta Tripathi Sharma, Rasika Dugal and Vijay Verma, among others.

Mumbai Diaries (Hindi)

Nine months after the events of season one, the residents and doctors of Bombay General Hospital grapple with a natural calamity that brings the city to a halt. It stars Konkana Sen Sharma, Mohit Raina, Natasha Bhardwaj, Satyajit Dubey, Mrunmayee Deshpande and Prakash Belawadi.

Paatal Lok (Hindi)

Hathi Ram faces newer dangers that takes him back to the netherworld.

Panchayat (Hindi)

As Abhishek settles into his job, the village sees the rise of an opponent against Pradhan Ji causing the village politics of Phulera to heat up. The cast includes Jitendra Kumar, Raghubir Yadav, Neena Gupta, Chandan Roy, Faisal Malik and Sanvikaa.

The Family Man (Hindi)

Newer challenges await Srikant Tiwari (Manoj Bajpayee), as he continues to try and balance his life as a family man and a top-secret agent.

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