Our Picks Of 13 Things To Stream In April, Film Companion

These days it feels like a real challenge to keep up with what’s dropping when on which platform with new show announcements popping up all the time. That said, April promises to be yet another exciting month in the world of streaming with a great range of stories from road trips, superheroes, Brie Larson’s directorial debut and winter finally arriving. From the big names of Prime Video and Netflix to the smaller Indian players like Zee5 and TVF Play, here are our picks of what’s releasing this month across platforms.


Selection Day: Part 2

When: April 22nd

The second part of Netflix’s acclaimed Indian original series about two young cricket prodigies and their ongoing struggle against their controlling father and a system stacked against them.

The Protector Season 2

When: April 26th

Turkey’s first Netflix Original Series, The Protector, is the best superhero show you’re not watching. Steeped in ancient culture, immortal enemies and secret orders, the mystic show is exactly what the doctor ordered for those tired of same old Western-focused superhero stories.

Unicorn Store

When: April 5th

Brie Larson’s directorial debut. Need I say more? Okay. It also stars Samuel L Jackon.

Music Teacher

When: April 19th

The latest Indian Netflix release with an impressive cast including Manav Kaul, Neena Gupta and Divya Dutta about a small-town music teacher who grapples with guilt and regret when his ex-pupil who once loved him returns home as the star he always wanted to be.

Kevin Hart: Irresponsible

When: April 2nd

One of the world’s most popular comedians/movie stars returns to the stage for his new Netflix Special which looks to be as drop-dead hilarious as everything he touches.

Amazon Prime Video

The Tick Season 2

When: April 5th

One of the most curious, intentionally ridiculous and quirky comedies of recent years which aims to poke fun at the world of superheroes. The second season promises outlandish adventures, bloodthirsty vigilantes and general superhuman crazy.

TVF Play

Tripling Season 2

When: April 5th

TVF’s beloved sibling road trip series returns with more destinations, a bigger cast and crazier adventures.


Criminal Justice

When: 5th April

The first of Hotstar’s long list of announced Originals offers a tense crime thriller with a powerful cast inclduing Pankaj Tripathi, Jackie Shroff and Vikrant Massey as a cab driver accused of murdering his passenger.

Game Of Thones

When: 15th April

The final season of the world’s biggest show which changed the landscape of TV forever. Winter is here and we can’t wait.

MX Player

Love Ok Please – Season 1 Part 2

When: 1st April

A dating-meets-roadtrip reality show where 8 individuals on the lookout for love with a common passion for travel explore Himachal accompanied by host Karan Wahi.



When: 4th April

Another ZEE5 original film, described as ‘a sweet simple story’ about a young girl struggling to come to terms with the death of her parents.

Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story of Sunny Leone – Final Season

When: 5th April

The final part of the biographical series about the life of Sunny Leone. The last leg of her story focuses on starting her own production company and starring in India’s biggest reality show.


When: 1st April

Hot off the success of Mirzapur, Divyendu Sharma stars in Zee5’s latest original film about a struggling call center employee whose life changes when he stumbles upon a salesman in a bus.


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