The streaming platforms are all set to make this new year full of romance, suspense and action with their roster of new movies and web series. They have already started the year with a bang. While Amazon Prime Video is the highly anticipated Harry Potter reunionNetflix is bringing the third season of its popular reality show Too Hot To Handle. Disney Plus Hotstar has a medical thriller Human in its pussy, and ZEE5 has some laughs planned for you with Naseeruddin Shah starring Kaun Banegi Shikharwati. These and more, here’s a list of all the web shows and movies streaming in January 2022.
Humble politician Nograj
Streaming on: January 6
Kannada’s comedy series stars comedian Danish Sait alongside Prakash Belawadi, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Tiku Talsania, Disha Madan, Varun Thakur, Shalini Narayan and Vijay Chendoor. It revolves around the corrupt and chauvinistic Nograj on a thrilling journey from an MLA to the battle for the most prestigious position in Karnataka – that of the Chief Minister. The 10 episodic series will be streamed from January 6.
Ranjish Hello Sahi
Streaming in: 2nd week of January
Set against the backdrop of the golden age of Bollywood, Ranjish Hi Sahi revolves around the lives of struggling film director Shankar (Tahir Raj Bhasin), diva Aamna (Amala Paul) and Shankar’s wife Anju (Amrita Puri). The filmmaker falls in love with the Bollywood diva, stunned his wife and torn between two worlds. Will Shankar be able to organize the tangled thread of emotions and turmoil? Created by Mahesh Bhatt, written and directed by Pushpdeep Bhardwaj, the web show will begin streaming in the second week of January.
Streaming on: January 7
Cubicles is the story of Piyush Prajapati, fresh out of college and recruited by an IT company. It shows all the highs and lows of a first time jobber’s life, from getting his first paycheck, working weekends, to a spoiled work-life balance. A TVF creation, Cubicles Season Two, starring Abhishek Chauhan, Nidhi Bishit and Arnav Bhasin in prominent roles.
Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein
Streaming on: January 14
Starring Tahir Raj Bhasin and Shweta Tripathi in the lead roles, Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein seems to be full of romance, thriller, crime, mystery and identity crisis elements. The official synopsis of the film reads: “A romantic sucker, Vikrant, becomes an object of desire for Purva, who will do anything to get him. While Purva’s relentless attempts to make him hers, everything has begun to destroy him, the sweet-natured Vikrant discovers a new side of him.To escape Purva’s clutches and reclaim his life with his true love, Shikha, he goes down a dark path only to regret it later in this meaty thriller. to get from it.”
Too hot to handle season 3
Streaming on: January 19
Netflix’s hit reality TV series, Too Hot to Handle, returns for its third season on January 19. It has 10 singles locked up on an island in an exotic house. The rule is that every time someone gets physically intimate with a housemate, the show’s final prize money, which is $100,000, is reduced. The show aims to help teens build deep connections in this age of hook-ups.
Disney Plus Hotstar
Streaming on: January 14
The medical thriller starring Shefali Shah and Kirti Kulhari looks like an intriguing addition to Disney+ Hotstar’s list of originals. The show centers around the human trial of a banned drug that is costing many lives and wreaking havoc in the lives of Dr. Gauri Nath (Shah) and Dr. Saira Sabarwal (Kulhari). It was created and directed by Vipul Amrutlal Shah along with Mozez Singh.
Kaun Banegi Shikharwati
Streaming on: January 7
ZEE5’s upcoming web series is about a king, played by Naseeruddin Shah, who owes a huge amount of money to the government. His right-hand man, played by Raghubir Yadav, proposes to involve his daughters so that they can save the fortress of Shikharwati. But all four daughters (Lara Dutta, Soha Ali Khan, Kritika Kamra and Anya Singh) share a dysfunctional relationship and are pitted against each other to inherit Shikharwati’s throne. The comedy series also features Cyrus Sahukar and Varun Thakur. It is directed by Gauravv Chawla and Ananya Banerjee.
Streaming in: January
What is it like to visit your home after a long time and experience everything unimaginable? A mixed bag of emotions rolling in right now.#Sutliyan available soon #ZEE5 pic.twitter.com/vTwzuFjY9B
— ZEE5 (@ZEE5India) Nov 9, 2021
Sutliyaan is touted as a true-to-life family drama, laced with deep-seated emotional turmoil, light-hearted humor and sibling camaraderie. Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, known from Shree Narayan Singh, is directed. Actors Ayesha Raza, Shiv Pandit, Vivaan Shah and Plabita Borthakur play prominent roles. The premise of the series revolves around a family where the children return to their childhood home in Bhopal, the city where they grew up, weeks before Diwali. During the visit, they undergo the challenging but necessary journey of emotional and spiritual cleansing.
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Harry Potter Reunion
Streaming on: January 1st
The Harry Potter reunion, titled Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return To Hogwarts, is a treat for all Potterheads. It has received positive response from fans of the Wizarding World franchise. The creators have managed to bring together the main cast of the franchise, including Daniel Radcliffe, Emma WatsonRupert Grint, Tom Felton, Mark Williams, Helena Bonham Carter, Gary Oldman, Robbie Coltrane, Jason Isaacs, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps, Bonnie Wright, Alfred Enoch, Matthew Lewis, Evanna Lynch and Ralph Fiennes.
Streaming on: January 25
Aided by Shakun Batra, the relationship drama has: Deepika Padukone, Siddhanth Chaturvedi, Ananya Panday and Dhairya Karwa in the lead roles. It revolves around two couples, Deepika and Dhariya, Ananya and Siddhant, who share a complex relationship. Naseeruddin Shah and Rajat Kapoor also play an important role in this Karan Johar supported movie.