New Kannada Movies on OTT [May 2023]: Pentagon, Gurudev Hoysala, Kabzaa, and More

Here are the New Kannada Movies to watch on OTT in May 2023!


The Kannada film industry has been a bona fide hit machine, churning out one blockbuster after another, and the year 2023 is turning out to be an awesome one too. Tons of Kannada movies are going to stream on your favourite OTTs. From action and drama to romance and everything else, there’s something for everyone regarding Kannada cinema.

This list has some of the most recent and exhilarating movies that will keep you entertained, like the recent Pentagon, Gurudev Hoysala, Kabzaa, and others. So what are the new Kannada movies on OTT? Read our article and find out. 

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New Kannada Movies on OTT to Watch Now

Movie Name IMDb rating OTT Release Date OTT Platform
Pentagon 9.3 27th May 2023
Amazon Prime Video
Gurudev Hoysala 7.3 27th April 2023
Amazon Prime Video
Kabzaa 6.9 14th April 2023
Amazon Prime Video
Sakath 7.4 3rd April 2023 Netflix
Once Upon a Time in Jamaligudda 8.9 17th March 2023 Sun NXT
Gandhada Gudi 9.2 17th March 2023
Amazon Prime Video
Raymo 8.2 10th March 2023 Zee5
Vijayanand 8.4 10th March 2023
Amazon Prime Video
Padavi Poorva 9.2 3rd March 2023 SunNxt


Pentagon is a compilation of five short films directed by five distinct filmmakers, offering a comprehensive exploration of life, death, and the vast spectrum in between. It promises to offer a lot to the audience.

 IMDb rating – 9.3

Cast – Kishore, Pruthvi Ambaar, P Ravishankar, Tanisha Kuppanda, Prakash Belawad

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

Pentagon OTT Release date – 27th May 2023

Gurudev Hoysala

A diligent police officer is reassigned to Athani to investigate the disappearance of a fellow officer. During the investigation, a young couple becomes a prime suspect and is apprehended by one of the officer’s subordinates and taken to the police station.

IMDb rating – 7.3

Cast – Dhananjaya, Amrutha Iyengar, Naveen Shankar

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

Kabzaa OTT Release date – 27th April 2023

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Kabzaa is an action-packed periodic drama in Sandalwood’s Pan-India film collection. It follows the journey of Arkeshwara from being a freedom fighter’s son to rising as an underworld don.

IMDb rating – 6.9

Cast – Upendra, Sudeepa, Shivarajkumar, Shriya

Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video

Kabzaa OTT Release date – 14th April 2023


The plot revolves around a man who enters a reality show singing competition where the producers force him to pretend to be blind. However, he is put on the spot when he unintentionally becomes a witness to a crime. The man must choose whether to reveal what he saw and risk being kicked off the show or to remain silent and pretend to be someone he is not.

IMDb rating – 7.4

Cast – Ganesh, Ravishankar Gowda, Dharmanna Kadur, Sadhu Kokila, Nishvika Naidu

Where to watch – Netflix

Sakath OTT Release Date – 3rd April 2023

Once Upon a Time in Jamaligudda

In the 1990s, the story follows a protagonist in jail due to a scandalous incident. While incarcerated, he meets a notorious criminal who has a plan for escaping. After the opportunity presents itself, the two break out of prison. The reason for their escape and the protagonist’s motive for being in jail are not initially revealed. As the story unfolds, the audience wonders whether the protagonist will successfully achieve his mission.

IMDb rating: 8.9

Cast: Prakash Belawadi, Bhavana, Dhananjaya

Where to watch: Sun NXT

Once Upon a Time in Jamaligudda OTT Release Date: 17th March 2023

Gandhada Gudi

In this docufilm, Puneeth Rajkumar, a well-known travel and adventure enthusiast, sets out to discover the rich biodiversity of Karnataka. He teams up with the award-winning wildlife filmmaker Amoghavarsha JS to aid him in his journey. Together, they embark on a journey that takes them all over the state, uncovering hidden gems and breathtaking visual spectacles.

IMDb rating: 9.2

Cast: Puneeth Rajkumar, Amoghavarsha JS, Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

Gandhada Gudi OTT Release Date: 17th March 2023


“Raymo” is a touching exploration of the complexities of love and relationships in the modern age. The film portrays how Revanth and Mohana navigate the challenges of balancing their professional aspirations with their romantic bond. The couple faces numerous obstacles, including societal expectations, the pressures of fame, and personal demons that threaten to tear them apart.

IMDb rating: 8.2

Cast: Ishaan, Rajesh Nataranga, and others

Where to watch: Zee5

Raymo OTT Release Date: 10th March 2023


Rishika Sharma’s latest directorial venture, “Vijayanand,” is an inspiring biography showcasing Vijay’s remarkable journey, a 19-year-old from a small town who defies all odds to build a successful transport business. Vijay’s story, “Vijayanand,” celebrates the power of hard work and perseverance in achieving one’s dreams. The film portrays how Vijay overcomes the limitations of his small-town upbringing and sets out to make his mark in transportation. With grit and determination, he builds a fleet of 4300 vehicles, transforming himself into a formidable force in the industry.

IMDb rating: 8.4

Cast: Nihal Rajput, Prakash Belawadi, Bharat Bopanna, and others

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

Vijayanand OTT Release Date:10th March 2023

Padavi Poorva

Padavi Poorva is a dramatic tale about a group of childhood friends, including the protagonists Naveen and Nitya, who embark on their college journey filled with hope and aspirations. However, their bond is tested when they face a challenge that leads to misunderstandings and issues, causing the group to split. Despite this, Naveen remains determined to reunite everyone. Follow the captivating series of events that unfold as the audience watches with bated breath to see if Naveen’s efforts bear fruit.

Cast: Prithvi Shamanur, Anjali Anish, and others

Where to watch: SunNxt

Padavi Poorva OTT Release Date: 3rd March 2023

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These are the Kannada movies on OTT that you can watch. So which one will you watch first?